Renfrewshire’s young people set to Achieve
Pupils in Renfrewshire’s schools will benefit from a new programme launched by the Prince’s Trust designed to provide young people with valuable employability learning opportunities. Read more
Renfrewshire Council is set to seal a wide-ranging strategic partnership with West College Scotland (WCS) aimed at boosting learning, jobs and innovation. Read more
After a second straight Grade 2 World Championship win and Scottish, European and World Championship wins for the Grade 4b band this season both Johnstone bands were delighted to find out on Saturday that they will each be promoted up a grade for next season with the bands now... Read more
Football star is quizzed as he goes back to school
A St Mirren player who has been tipped for footballing stardom went back to his old school – to tell current pupils how his time there helped kickstart his career. Read more
Cancer survivor teams up with top cancer scientist to open Scotland’s largest Cancer Research UK superstore
A former nurse who battled back from the brink after being given just days to live was chosen to open a new superstore charity shop dedicated to saving lives. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP to champion grassroots sport in Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Gavin Newlands MP pledged his support for grassroots sport and recreation at the inaugural Parliamentary Sports Fair on Tuesday 13 September, organised by the Sport and Recreation Alliance. Read more
Culture fund set to boost opportunities for young people
Young people across Renfrewshire are set to benefit from a series of community cultural projects awarded from the second round of a £500k culture fund. Read more
Council leader wants unis and colleges to join jobs and business push
Scotland’s universities and colleges can do more to work with local authorities to support new and existing businesses, according to Renfrewshire Council Leader Mark Macmillan. Read more
Glasgow Airport reports busiest summer on record
Glasgow Airport has recorded its busiest summer on record after more than 943,000 passengers travelled through its doors in August representing a 7.4% increase on the same period last year. Read more
Ryanair to launch four new routes from Glasgow Airport
Irish Airline Ryanair have launched its biggest Glasgow summer schedule for 2017, including four new routes from Glasgow Airport. Read more