High Court rules that Tory policy causing “real misery” for “no good purpose”
Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has called on the UK Government to abandon their harmful welfare polices following the High Court’s ruling, which found the UK Tory Government is causing ‘real misery’ for ‘no good purpose’. Read more
Local MSP welcomes passage of Childhood Abuse Bill for survivors seeking justice
Tom Arthur for Renfrewshire South constituency has welcomed the passage of the Limitation Childhood Abuse Scotland Bill in the Scottish Parliament. Read more
Pupils graduate as good sports
Dozens of secondary school pupils have shown they’re a class act when it comes to learning about sport and leisure. Read more
Retiring Headteachers thanked for their service from Renfrewshire Council
Seven headteachers from across Renfrewshire with more than 230 years’ experience celebrated their retirement this week. Read more
Gavin Newlands reappointed as SNP Westminster Spokesperson for Sport
Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has been reappointed to serve as the SNP Westminster Spokesperson for Sport. Read more
A man has been arrested after he was found carrying a knife in Renfrew. Around 10.30pm on Tuesday 20th June 2017, a 24-year-old male was arrested in Laggan Terrace, Renfrew in possession of a knife. He was detained in custody overnight and appeared at Paisley Sheriff Court yesterday where... Read more
A hydraulic drill from a plant digger has been stolen from roadworks in Lochwinnoch. Read more
UWS academic Belinda Dewar recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List
Belinda Dewar, Professor of Practice Improvement at University of the West of Scotland’s Institute for Care and Practice Improvement has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Read more
George Adam urges expectant mothers In Paisley to sign up for baby box
Paisley’s MSP George Adam is encouraging all expectant mothers in Paisley, whose babies are due on or after 15th August 2017, to register for a baby box at their next midwife appointment. Read more
Police have arrested two poachers at an Angling Club near Howwood. Read more