Glasgow Airport breaks another record as June passenger numbers top the one-million mark for the first time
For the first time in its 51-year history Glasgow Airport recorded more than one million passengers in the month of June, representing a 5.7% increase on the same period in 2016. Read more
Paisley makes the shortlist for UK City of Culture alongside Coventry, Stoke, Sunderland and Swansea
Paisley has been shortlisted in the next stage for the title of UK City of Culture 2021 and is the only Scottish town or city in Scotland to make the shortlist. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP pledges to become an Arthritis Champion for Renfrewshire
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has pledged to work alongside leading charity, Arthritis Research UK to represent the thousands of people in Renfrewshire living every day with the pain of arthritis. Read more
East Renfrewshire MP Paul Masterton had a meeting today with Lorraine McMillan, Chief Executive of East Renfrewshire Council. Read more
Five injured ater ten-vehicle rush hour crash on M8 near Braehead junction
Five people were injured in a crash that involved ten vehicles this morning on the M8 near Braehead. Read more
Internationally renowned architect develops first Clyde opening road bridge
The award-winning architect behind the Falkirk Wheel believes proposals for the Clyde’s first opening bridge will act as a symbol of the region’s regeneration. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP re-elected to lead all-party group at Westminster
Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has been re-elected as the Chair of an all-party group at Westminster which champions the interest of Scottish Sport in the UK Parliament. Read more
Renfrewshire Chamber says 2021 bid will be good for business
Renfrewshire commerce chiefs believe Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 could be an economic bonanza for the area – and will financially support the town’s potential year in the spotlight. Read more
MP and community activists meet Council representatives to discuss traffic concerns at Saturn Avenue, Linwood
MP Gavin Newlands has visited a traffic blackspot in Linwood to see what can be done to make the road safer for pedestrians. Read more
‘Godfather of hairdressing’ backs Paisley 2021 bid
The man known as ‘the godfather of hairdressing’ has backed Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 – and told how his upbringing in the town helped shape his long and successful career. Read more