Mhairi and Gavin to stand for re-election
Renfrewhsire’s two MPs Mhairi Black and Gavin Newlands have confirmed they will be standing for re-election. Read more
More women Candidates and Councillors needed in Renfrewshire say Greens
A report showing that just three in ten candidates at the forthcoming local elections are women highlights the need for urgent measures to tackle gender-based inequality say the Renfrewshire Greens. Read more
SNP’s will build more houses in Renfrewshire if elected to Council say Candidates
An SNP-administration in Renfrewshire Council will work with the Scottish Government to help deliver their pledge of 50,000 new affordable homes across Scotland say John Shaw and Lisa-Marie Hughes, SNP Candidates for Renfrew North and Braehead. Read more
Renfrewshire SNP call on Labour to clean up its mess
Councillors Jim Paterson and Cathy McEwan, SNP Candidates for Renfrew South and Gallowhill, have called on Renfrewshire Council to clean up its act and improve the state of our streets. Read more
The countdown to the council election on Thursday 4 May is well underway. Read more
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
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