New funding plans revealed for £42m Paisley Museum revamp
A fresh set of funding plans have been unveiled to transform Paisley Museum into an international-class destination based around the town’s unique heritage story. Read more
New travel scheme for care leavers is just the ticket
Young care leavers in Renfrewshire can take advantage of a new travel scheme as a multi-partner travel scheme expands its services. Read more
Derek Mackay calls on young carers to find out what they are entitled to
Renfrewshire North & West MSP Derek Mackay is backing a new campaign being launched to raise awareness of support for young carers. Read more
Voting on the Scottish Album of The Year award has opened to the public – vote now!
The Scottish Album of the Year (SAY) Award public vote is open from Monday 12 June until midnight on Wednesday 14th June, giving music fans all over the world 72 hours to choose their favourite album from The SAY Award Longlist. Read more
UWS formalises its support for vulnerable groups
University of the West of Scotland (UWS) has brought together a number of initiatives and renewed commitments to support some of its more vulnerable students. Read more
‘Sky is no limit’ says pupils as experiment headed for outer space
A team of secondary school pupils are over the moon after hearing their science experiment will be launched into outer space and carried out by astronauts on the International Space Station. Read more
Cllr Mags MacLaren highlights funding opportunity for local groups
Local councillor Mags MacLaren has called on community groups who require funding to look at Lotto funding. Read more
Live Music Now Scotland continues its ‘Composing With Care’ project, revealing a brand new piece of music by Scottish composer Savourna Stevenson
Music charity Live Music Now Scotland was delighted to receive funding from Renfrewshire’s Culture Heritage and Events Fund, designed to support Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021. Read more
Renfrewshire goes to the polls once again to vote on the UK General Election
Polling stations have opened across Renfrewshire for the UK general election. Read more
Mission Discovery comp winner over the moon as NASA astronaut visits school
A Renfrewshire primary school pupil was delighted to meet ex-NASA astronaut Steve Swanson. Read more