Elderslie couple scoop nearly £15m on the lottery, but hid the ticket for two weeks to go on holiday
A couple from Elderslie have won almost £15m after winning the lottery. Read more
Gamble Aware Week 18th-23rd July: Get support for gambling problems with Paisley based counselling services
This month sees the launch of Gamble Aware Week (from 18th to 23rd July), a nationwide initiative backed by the Association of British Bookmakers and high street bookmakers to encourage responsible gambling. Read more
Registration reminder issued to local voters
Voters in the Renfrew South and Gallowhill ward have been reminded of some registration deadlines ahead of a forthcoming by-election. The by-election will take place on Thursday 11 August following the death of Councillor Eddie Grady, one of three councillors for the multi-member ward of Renfrew South and Gallowhill... Read more
A garage on Paisley Road, Renfrew has been broken into at the weekend. The break-in happened between 11pm on Friday 15th July and 8am on Sat 16th July 2016 and a quantity of tools to the value of £1200 were stolen. Police in Johnstone are appealing for any information relating... Read more
Local MP Gavin Newlands to vote against Trident renewal tonight
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, will today vote against the UK renewing its fleet of Trident nuclear weapons. Read more
A woman had to be admitted to hospital after she was attacked by a dog in Paisley. Read more
Nuclear Disarmament Protest held at Paisley Cross
A campaign for Nuclear Disarmament Protest was held in Paisley Cross yesterday. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP supports Renfrewshire campaign for every child to join local library and share a love of reading
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, is supporting a campaign run by Scottish libraries and The Reading Agency to encourage children to take part in this year’s Tesco Bank Summer Reading Challenge Scotland. Read more
Scottish veterans receive highest French military honour Legion D’Honneur
Five Scottish veterans were rewarded for their role in the liberation of France with the awarding of the Legion d’Honneur- the highest French military honour. Read more
Glasgow Airport, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary, has recorded its busiest June on record after almost 950,000 passengers travelled through its doors representing an increase of 4.4% on the same period last year. Read more