Councillor welcomes plans to resurface Stow Brae
A Paisley Councillor has welcomed plans to resurface Stow Brae in Paisley which has been in a poor state of repair for months. Read more
Paul Masterton selected as East Renfrewshire 2017 Westminster candidate
Paul Masterton has been selected as the Scottish Conservative candidate in the upcoming General Election for East Renfrewshire. Read more
Paisley MSP calls on Conservative MSP’s representing the West of Scotland to condemn family cap and rape clause
Paisley’s MSP, George Adam has called on Maurice Corry, Maurice Golden and Jamie Greene Tory MSPs for the West of Scotland to stop acting as mere mouthpieces for the UK government and oppose the shocking and inhumane two child limit and rape clause. Read more
‘Putting disabled people at heart of decisions gets it right for us all’ says Greens council candidate
A Scottish Green council candidate has highlighted the need for more consideration of the needs of disabled people in local politics. Read more
Councillor Mylet calls for action over rubbish in Wardrop Street
A Paisley Councillor has hit out at Renfrewshire Council after communal bins at a Paisley flat have not been emptied. Read more
A Paisley MP has submitted an Early Day Motion to the UK Parliament to recognise the success of the most recent Paisley Beer and Food Festival. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP tucks into a Christian Aid ‘Big Brekkie’ in solidarity with refugees
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has tucked in at a Christian Aid Big Brekkie event in Parliament, to show his support for Christian Aid Week (14-20 May 2017, caweek.org), which is raising money for refugees fleeing conflict around the world. Read more
Greens criticise Renfrewshire Conservatives for running local campaign ‘From TORY HQ’
The Renfrewshire Green party claim that the Conservatives campaign for the local elections is being “run from Tory HQ” after it emerged that the candidate for Renfrew North and Braehead was nominated without being informed by the party. Read more
Councillor pledges her support for Alzheimer Scotland
Alzheimer Scotland have launched a campaign asking local council candidates to support their 6-point pledge ensuring that people with dementia have the same human rights as every other person. Read more
MP: Foodbank use at highest levels due to ‘Tory austerity’
Figures released by the Trussell Trust today have shown that foodbank use in Scotland has hit new record levels. Read more