MP pledges to protect the planet for Earth Hour 2018
Paisley and Renfrewshire North MP, Gavin Newlands, has pledged to make the planet his priority ahead of WWF’s Earth Hour, the world’s largest event to protect the planet. Read more
Renfrewshire’s communities called on to undertake a Big Spring Clean
Every Renfrewshire community is being challenged to carry out a clean up of their area as Renfrewshire’s Big Spring Clean was launched today. Read more
Renfrewshire’s school leavers heading for great futures
The number of young people entering a positive destination after leaving school in Renfrewshire is the highest it’s ever been. Read more
£500k investment in Paisley 2021 cultural legacy
Plans to build a lasting legacy of Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 are taking a major step forward – with a £500,000 investment to develop the area’s creative sector being revealed. Read more
Workshops shine a light on Renfrewshire women who made their mark on history
A heritage project is examining how Renfrewshire women have been making their mark on history for almost 150 years. Read more
2021 thank you event to look ahead to Paisley’s bright future
Plans to secure an exciting future for Paisley will be laid out at a celebration event aimed at highlighting the benefits of bidding for UK City of Culture 2021 and how the town plans to continue to harness the power of culture to transform its fortunes. Read more
Last chance for Renfrewshire employers to help build a modern workforce
Leaders in education, local government and business are urging employers across Renfrewshire to have their say in the West of Scotland Skills Survey before it closes on Friday 23rd March. Read more
UWS sports students score with barcelona visit
Students at University of the West of Scotland (UWS) recently benefited from a four day visit to footballing giants, FC Barcelona. Read more
West College Scotland becomes first UK college to take Stand Alone Pledge
West College Scotland has become the UK’s first college to take the Stand Alone Pledge, a demonstration of the College’s commitment to supporting estranged students across the West region and beyond. Read more
Renfrewshire Child Protection Conference focuses on children’s emotional health and wellbeing
More than 200 child protection professionals gathered in Paisley this morning for a Child Protection Conference on the theme of promoting children’s emotional health and wellbeing. Read more