Gavin Newlands criticises MPs who used the immigration enforcement hotline to report constituents
Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has criticised in Parliament those MP who have reported their constituents to the Home Office for deportations. Read more
Renfrewshire Council appoint 11 new heads across our Schools and Early learning and childcare centres
Renfrewshire’s ambition for all children and young people to reach their full potential has been boosted with an arrival of 11 new Heads. Read more
Employees, entrepreneurs and interns recognised at Renfrewshire Employability Awards 2017
The 2017 Renfrewshire Employability Awards have celebrated the successes and people making a difference to local businesses. Read more
Twenty-five Scottish charities, organisations and a Renfrewshire MP call for halt on full roll-out of Universal Credit
Scottish charities and organisations, including MP Mhairi Black, are calling for a halt to the full roll-out of Universal Credit which is due to take place in October 2017. Read more
Renfrew Burgh Band aiming to hit the high notes by bagging supermarket fund
Renfrew Burgh Band is bidding to bag a massive cash boost with the help of a nationwide supermarket scheme. Read more
Quarriers and Malcolm Group announce partnership to help spread the charity’s message in an innovative way
Quarriers, one of Scotland’s leading social care charities, has announced a charity partnership with The Malcolm Group, the logistics and construction specialists. Read more
Samaritans to host Wellbeing event in Johnstone Town Centre on Saturday
Charity Samaritans will be hosting a wellbeing event in Houston Square in Johnstone this Saturday to raise awareness of the support available for anyone who may be going through a tough time. Read more
Renfrewshire Council to purchase six new bin lorrys
Renfrewshire Council are to spend nearly £1 million on six new bin lorries. Read more
X Factor contestant from Paisley stuns judges with her performance of Prince’s Purple Rain
A singer from Paisley who appeared on the X Factor at the weekend received a yes from all four judges, winning her a place at the Bootcamp round of the show. Read more
Scottish Greens: 99 households in Renfrewshire hit by benefit cap
Renfrewshire has seen a rise of over 700% in the number of households being affected by the UK government’s new benefit cap, new analysis by the Scottish Greens reveals. Read more