Arrest made over alleged rape of teenager in Linwood on New Year’s Day
Police have arrested an 18-year-old teenager in connection with an alleged rape in Linwood. Read more
Petition launched as politicians campaign against McGill’s axed bus services in Renfrewshire
Politicians from across Renfrewshire have stepped up pressure on McGill’s Buses as they prepare to axe bus services in two Renfrewshire villages. Read more
Teenager raped in early hours of New Year’s Day in ‘horrendous’ street attack in Linwood
Police have launched a public appeal for information after a teenager was raped in Linwood after being approached by two young men. Read more
Renfrewshire residents enjoy HEEPS of home comforts
For grandad Bruce Watt, home is where the heat is. The 87-year-old Bridge of Weir resident has seen his fuel bills plummet while his house stays warm, thanks to support from a national energy efficiency scheme. Bruce is one of more than 500 Renfrewshire residents to benefit last year... Read more
Riverbrae School in Linwood celebrates their first Christmas
Riverbrae School pupils are getting into the festive spirit, celebrating the achievements of their very own Special Olympian at the switching on of the school’s Christmas tree lights. Read more
Community digs deep to support Linwood school
Parents, community police and school staff got together to support Riverbrae School by getting their hands dirty. Read more
Mhairi Black Backs Tesco Food Bank Collection
Mhairi Black MP has thrown her support behind a nationwide food collection to help people who find themselves in need this Christmas. Read more
Renfrewshire pupils go bananas for energy during E.ON’s Creative Conductors workshops
Pupils at Renfrewshire primary schools made sweet music during interactive workshops which saw them use anything from bananas to plasticine and high-fives to make circuits that enabled them to create instruments and play music via their computers. Read more
Benji, the PlayTalkRead bus is just the ticket for Renfrewshire Families
Benji, the PlayTalkRead bus returns to Renfrewshire this month – giving local families the chance to get creative, sing songs and tell stories. Read more
Magnificent Malcolm memorial ball raises thousands for Beatson Cancer Charity
The granddaughter of Donald Malcolm, founder of the Malcolm Group, has raised thousands for a Cancer Charity. Read more