Police and British Gas investigating possible energy theft, have seized a Gas meter belonging to a former chip shop  Read more
Paisley and Renfrewshire North MP Newlands appointed SNP Spokesperson for Sport
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has been appointed to serve as the SNP’s Spokesperson for Sport at Westminster. Read more
Huge turnout for area’s child protection conference
More than 200 child protection professionals gathered in Renfrewshire to hear from experts in the field – including the man who led the prosecution of the Rochdale sex trafficking gang. Read more
Senga is a second mum to sports trainees
Senga McLeod has made such an impression on the young people taking part in the sports coaching course she helps run, they’ve dubbed her their “second mum”. Read more
Renfrewshire Council steps up efforts to support unaccompanied asylum-seeking children
Renfrewshire Council is set to be one of the first local authorities in Scotland to care for unaccompanied asylum-seeking children who have arrived in the UK having fled conflict in Afghanistan, Iraq and Eritrea. Read more
The regeneration of Paisley town centre has been given a £4.5million funding boost. Renfrewshire Council is finalising plans for a five year programme of conservation works, building repairs, shopfront improvements, heritage education and community involvement focused on the west side of Paisley High Street, New Street and Shuttle Street. Read more
Hotel gussets at the Holiday Inn Express at Glasgow Airport were evacuated in the early hours of Friday morning. Read more
A 17-year-old has been arrested for alleged possession of a knife and controlled drugs in Paisley. Read more
Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman had her handbag stolen in Johnstone on Monday. Read more
Home Office announces Immigration Holding Facility in Renfrewshire
The Home Office have announced plans for an immigration holding facility near Glasgow Airport. Read more