Renfrewshire MSP welcomes expansion of free childcare
A local politician has welcomed the First Minister’s announcement that childcare spending will double to £840 million a year. Read more
Thousands are raised for St Vincent’s Hospice during a Cyclathon in Houston
A group of cyclists have raised thousands for a local charity during a Cyclathon in Houston. Read more
MP welcomes charity’s social security advice service for deaf constituents
Mhairi Black MP is urging deaf people who have queries about benefits decisions to use a charity’s specialist welfare rights advocacy service. Read more
Hat-trick of wins for Kilbarchan AAC in annual sports awards
Coaches from Kilbarchan Amateur Athletic Club ran out with a hat-trick of wins at the annual Renfrewshire Sports Awards. Read more
Danny Kyle open stage launches at the Spree Festival
While he was alive, the late Paisley music legend Danny Kyle was a great champion of new talent. Read more
Kilbarchan AAC win Trust Inn Trophy
There was a record turnout of over 100 teams who took part in the George Cummings Road Relays at Houston last Saturday. Read more
Community organisations in Renfrewshire are being encouraged to apply for a Scotland-wide community bursary scheme. Read more
Pupils supported by their parents heading back to school
An innovative education project is helping Renfrewshire pupils to reach their full potential by inviting their parents to get back into school. Read more
School honours speech and language therapist for 25 years of service
A popular member of staff at Corseford School in Johnstone has been honoured by pupils marking her 25 years of dedicated service. Read more
Scottish produce must be protected in future trade deals, Paisley’s MSP warns
Paisley’s MSP, George Adam is demanding that the UK government protect Scottish produce by upholding the Protected Food Name scheme in all future trade deals. Read more