MP calls for the UK Government to take action on energy prices
Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has condemned the announcement from British Gas that they are increasing their prices by 12.5% from 15th September. Read more
MP visits You First Advocacy charity based in Paisley
Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has commended the work of You First Advocacy after visiting them to find out more about their work. Read more
Renfrewshire Youth will be heard at UK Youth Parliament
One of Renfrewshire’s newly-elected Members of the Scottish Youth Parliament (MSYP) is heading down to Liverpool to represent the West of Scotland. Read more
Schools in Renfrewshire get further funding boost
Schools in Renfrewshire will receive over £3.5m in 2017/18 to help close the poverty-related attainment gap, the Scottish Government announced this week. Read more
Newlands attacks UK Government for their increase of the state pension age
MP Gavin Newlands has attacked the UK Government for the increase of State Pension age, with independent analysis confirming that this will affect half a million Scots. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP re-elected to lead White Ribbon group in UK Parliament
MP Gavin Newlands has been re-elected as the Chair of an all-party group at Westminster which works to promote the positive role that men can play in ending violence against women and girls. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP pledges to become an Arthritis Champion for Renfrewshire
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has pledged to work alongside leading charity, Arthritis Research UK to represent the thousands of people in Renfrewshire living every day with the pain of arthritis. Read more
East Renfrewshire MP Paul Masterton had a meeting today with Lorraine McMillan, Chief Executive of East Renfrewshire Council. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP re-elected to lead all-party group at Westminster
Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has been re-elected as the Chair of an all-party group at Westminster which champions the interest of Scottish Sport in the UK Parliament. Read more
Plans submitted for major infrastructure projects
Planning applications have been submitted for two major infrastructure projects led by Renfrewshire Council through the Glasgow City Region City Deal. Read more