UK Government’s Two Child Limit and Rape Clause comes into force
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has strongly criticised the UK Government on the day that they have introduced the rape clause, forcing women to prove their third of subsequent child was conceived as a result of rape in order to receive child tax credits. Read more
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North and SNP Westminster Spokesperson for Sport, has welcomed an additional £2 million which will be invested into sporting governing bodies. Read more
Tom Arthur’s constituency office officially opens on Johnstone High Street
Tom Arthur, MSP for Renfrewshire South has officially opened his constituency office with a little help from the Finance Secretary, Derek MacKay MSP. Tom’s office is based in the heart of Johnstone, close to local transport links for access across the area. Read more
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has welcomed recently announced funding to Erskine to support their work in caring for people with dementia. Read more
Creative Scotland Chief Executive visits Paisley
The Chief Executive of Creative Scotland, Janet Archer, visited Paisley to see how the town’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 is developing.  Read more
Meet Scott Kerr, Scottish Conservative candidate for the Houston, Crosslee & Linwood ward
Meet Scott Kerr, the Scottish Conservative candidate for the Houston, Crosslee & Linwood ward. Read more
SNP pledge to tackle bullying in Renfrewshire’s schools
The SNP have pledged to tackle bullying in Renfrewshire’s schools if elected at May’s Council election. Read more
SNP candidate for Houston, Crosslee and Linwood questions volume of roadworks in his ward
A candidate standing in the Council Elections for Houston, Crosslee & Linwood has questioned why roadworks in his ward are allowed to happen at the same time. Read more
Cancer charity gets a run for its money
Runners are being urged to help people affected by cancer by signing up for this year’s Paisley 10k and Fun Run. Macmillan Cancer Support is the race official charity partner for the third year. Read more
Glasgow Airport expects 450,000 passengers during Easter school break
Glasgow Airport is preparing for one of its busiest periods of the year as an expected 450,000 holidaymakers jet off for the Easter school holidays. Read more