Attainment Challenge funding a boost for all Renfrewshire pupils
Renfrewshire has been awarded an additional £4.6million from the Scottish Government to boost attainment for all pupils across the area as part of the Attainment Challenge. Read more
Parliamentary Scottish Sport Group welcomes first Governing Body Member
Scotland Rugby League has become the first organisation to join the All-Party Parliamentary Scottish Sport Group. Read more
MSP holds first supermarket surgery at Morrisons, Johnstone
Tom Arthur, MSP for Renfrewshire South, has held a successful surgery at Morrisons in Johnstone this week. Read more
MP backs growing calls for fossil fuel divestment
A Renfrewshire MP has become the latest Scottish MP to join a growing body of UK political leaders adding their support to the global movement for fossil fuel divestment. Read more
Have your say on alcohol licensing in Renfrewshire
Members of the public can have their say on how the sale of alcohol is regulated in Renfrewshire. Read more
Renfrewshire MP delivers speech on women in sport
A local politician has delivered a conference speech calling on further action to be taken to increase sporting opportunities for women and young girls. Read more
MP celebrates Nurses’ Day 2018
Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has celebrated the work of nursing staff in the UK and around the world at an event in the UK Parliament. Read more
New approach to deliver close community working
A new streamlined approach is set to improve the support offered to community groups as the Council outlines its plans to empower communities. Read more
MP shows his support for Christian Aid Week
Local MP Gavin Newlands has attended a Christian Aid Big Brekkie event in Parliament to show his support for Christian Aid Week which is taking place from the 13th to 19th of May. Read more
MSP supports Blue Cross campaign to regulate online pet sales
Tom Arthur, MSP for Renfrewshire South constituency, met with National Animal Charity Blue Cross last week in the Scottish Parliament to pledge his support to protect the thousands of vulnerable pets across the country being sold online. Read more