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
Pupil wins at Scottish National Cross Country Championship
A pupil from St Columba’s School, Kilmacolm has won the U15 Scottish National Cross Country Championship on Saturday 24th February at Callendar Park, Falkirk. Read more
MSP welcomes Church Moderator & Local Young People to the Scottish Parliament
Green MSP Ross Greer hosted a reception with the Moderators of the General Assembly and Youth Assembly of the Church of Scotland to celebrate the Year of Young People and mark the contribution of young people to their faith communities. Read more
Eve Muirhead gets back to grassroots curling by coaching beginners
Olympic curler Eve Muirhead got back to the grassroots after her endeavours at the Winter Olympics, in PyeongChang, South Korea. Read more
Head of Scotland’s tourism authority backs Paisley’s next step
A new destination brand and website promoting Paisley and Renfrewshire as a place to live work and visit has now launched – and has been given a thumbs-up by the head of Scotland’s tourism industry. Read more
Malawi coffee producers visit Renfrewshire to outline the benefits of fair trade
Schoolchildren and the local community were given a firsthand insight into the difference fair trade can make to people’s lives with a special visit from two coffee producers as part of Fairtrade Fortnight. Read more
MSP praises community spirit of Renfrewshire during cold snap
MSP Derek Mackay has paid tribute to locals who have been working to keep services running during the recent weather warnings. Read more
Fuel companies will no longer be able to charge bills for gas and electricity that was used more than twelve months earlier under new rules outlined by energy regulator Ofgem. Read more