Newlands welcomes partial U-turn from UK Government over Motability vehicles
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has welcomed the UK Government’s U-turn to increase the number of weeks that someone can keep their Motability Car. Read more
Planning permission granted for £17m Love Street housing development
Renfrewshire Council has approved the building of 132 new homes in Paisley in a development worth £17m. Read more
Attack on man in New Street treated as attempted murder
Police are treating an attack on a man in Paisley last night as attempted murder. The attack happened around 3am on Saturday 22nd April 2017 in New Street, near to its junction with Weighhouse Close, Paisley. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP calls out Tories’ poor record on female representation
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has spoken in Parliament about the Tories’ shameful record in selecting female candidates for the upcoming local government elections in Renfrewshire and Scotland. Read more
Paisley 2021 bid gets green light from councillors
Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 has been given the green light by councillors ahead of it being lodged with the UK Government next week. Read more
Public will consider Paisley West End masterplan
The public will have their say on a new masterplan to regenerate the West End of Paisley. Read more
MSP Ross Greer visits Italian refugee projects
Along with six other young men from across Britain and Ireland, West of Scotland Green MSP Ross Greer is in Italy to hear first hand testimony from refugees and staff in camps and support projects on the islands of Sicily and Lampedusa, the ‘door of Europe’. Read more
Renfrewshire SNP criticises Labour for failing to accept responsibility for the state of our streets
Councillors Jim Paterson and Cathy McEwan, SNP Candidates for Renfrew South and Gallowhill, have criticised Labour-controlled Renfrewshire Council for failing to accept their calls to clean up Renfrewshire. Read more
Renfrewshire Greens launch local Council election manifesto
The Green party have revealed their Renfrewshire manifesto for the 2017 Council elections. Read more
Intu Braehead wins Investors in People gold award
The team at intu Braehead has been recognised for the way they encourage and train their staff. Read more