Renfrewshire Youth Assembly gives new voice to local young people
Hundreds of young people from across Renfrewshire will tell Renfrewshire Council and its planning partners what really matters to them at a unique event later this month. Read more
Public to be given further say on major infrastructure projects
Local people and businesses are being invited to a series of engagement events for two major infrastructure project which are being delivered as part of the Glasgow City Region City Deal. Read more
Families First puts £3m into residents’ pockets
Renfrewshire Council’s pioneering Families First early-years programme has now put more than £3m into the pockets of some of the area’s hardest-pressed families. Read more
New Paisley literary magazine aims to put local poetry on the map
A new poetry magazine for showcasing poems and poets with a connection to the town of Paisley has been founded by a local creative writer – with the help of Renfrewshire Council funding. Read more
Children’s cancer death rates drop in Scotland as bravery of youngsters is honoured
The bravery of children with cancer in Scotland is to be recognised with a special award, as new figures released by Cancer Research UK Kids & Teens today (Thursday) offer increased hope of survival. Read more
Renfrewshire ready to deal with winter weather
Renfrewshire Council workers are ready to treat the Renfrewshire roads in an effort to make them safer for winter motorists. Read more
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has highlighted ‘Anti-Bullying Week’ and encouraged people to use their ‘power for good’ to stop the bullying of young people. Read more
Scotland’s largest college in strategic partnership with Renfrewshire
West College Scotland will use its size, expertise and presence to help further improve job opportunities for the people of Renfrewshire, increase the life chances of everyone living in local communities and assist the regeneration Paisley town centre. Read more
Derek Mackay, SNP MSP for Renfrewshire North & West, is urging students from across Renfrewshire who are applying to attend University next summer to ensure they do not miss the January deadline for applications. Applications for the majority of courses should arrive at UCAS by Sunday 15th January at... Read more
Multi-agency taskforce to get the best deal for Paisley after Chivas relocation announcement
A multi-agency Scottish Government taskforce will be set up following the recent announcement by drinks manufacturer Chivas that it was to relocate its business to West Dunbartonshire. Read more