Gavin Newlands pledges to stand up to bullying
Gavin Newlands MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has highlighted ‘Stand Up to Bullying Day’ by pledging to continue raising awareness of the damaging effects that bullying can have on individuals of all ages and backgrounds. Read more
Former Renfrew North Parish Church minister Very Reverend Dr Lorna Hood has been made an OBE
Retired parish minister, the Very Reverend Dr Lorna Hood has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Read more
Haulage firm flying the flag for Paisley 2021 with truck
A Renfrewshire-based distribution company will be flying the flag for Paisley’s UK City of Culture 2021 bid – after revealing a branded truck and trailer. Read more
Hundreds turn out to pay tribute to our Armed Forces
Renfrewshire and Inverclyde have come together to celebrate Armed Forces Day with a special service at Paisley Abbey. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP celebrates Care Home Open Day with Kyle Court Care Home
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has joined the residents of Kyle Court Care Home to mark the Care Home Open Day on Friday 16th June. Read more
Blue Air’s new route to the Romanian city of Iaşi takes off
Blue Air’s first flight from Glasgow to the Romanian city of Iaşi has taken to the skies. Read more
Renfrewshire Council Leader welcomes major investment in new lightweight manufacturing centre
Renfrewshire Council Leader Iain Nicolson has welcomed the Scottish Government announcement to develop an £8.9 million specialist manufacturing centre in Renfrewshire. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced today (Monday 19 June) that the Lightweight Manufacturing Centre will be established at the Doosan Babcock site in Westway, Renfrew. It is the... Read more
Renfrewshire Council welcomes £46million affordable housing funding boost
Renfrewshire Council has welcomed a commitment by the Scottish Government of £46million to promote affordable housing in Renfrewshire. Read more
Paisley 2021 computer game by WCS students is ‘roaring’ success
Teams of students at West College Scotland have taken inspiration from Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 by creating special computer games based around the town’s cultural and heritage story. Read more
Groups in line to benefit from £83k culture fund boost
The latest set of groups hoping to benefit from a £1m fund aimed at boosting Paisley’s creative scene ahead of the town’s UK City of Culture 2021 bid have been named. Read more