Time is running out for licensed premises to apply to become recognised as one of Renfrewshire’s best-run bars. The deadline for this year’s staging of the Best Bar None Renfrewshire awards is Friday 16th September. Read more
Local MP Gavin Newlands questions the UK Government on the impact of Brexit on trade with EU
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has questioned the UK Government Minister for Trade and Investment, Greg Hands MP, on the potential cost to the UK economy caused by the introduction of trade barriers between UK and EU countries following Brexit. Read more
Business development group one of First to back the bid
Paisley First, a business-led group set up to regenerate Paisley’s town centre, has announced its backing for the town’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021. Read more
Retail Academy produces job ready recruits
Over the next six weeks, seven young people are learning the tricks of the trade at Renfrewshire Council’s Retail Academy. Read more
Saints legend Fitzpatrick gets fit at Pro-Life to find love
St Mirren chief Tony Fitzpatrick is on a mission to get fitter and healthier in a bid to find his perfect love match. Read more
Leader of Renfrewshire Council, Mark Macmillan, along with the leader of Glasgow City Council has written to the Transport Minister ahead of a meeting next week seeking his firm commitment to the City Deal transport project linking Glasgow Airport to Glasgow City Centre. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP calls for people to take part in the National Survey
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, is calling for people to take part in the SNP’s National Survey – the biggest ever political listening exercise in Scotland’s history. Read more
Pupils book in for new early-years library
Pupils at a Renfrewshire school have swapped boxes for books after staff turned a school storage area into a new early-years library. Read more
Paisley bid sets the early PACE in race for UK City of Culture 2021
A group of eight young people from Paisley’s PACE Youth Theatre are on their way to London to wow Westminster as part of Paisley’s bid for UK City of Culture 2021. Read more
Erskine Charity receives generous donation thanks to founders of Avon Valley Motor Cycle Club
Nearly 70 years ago The Avon Valley Motor Cycle Club was formed by ex-service personnel with the aim of creating a better social spirit among motor-cyclists. Read more