Gavin Newlands MP supports Big Energy Saving Week to help residents cut their energy bills
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, is backing a campaign to help local people save money on their gas and electricity ahead of the winter months. Big Energy Saving Week (31 October – 6 November) is run by Energy Saving Trust (EST), Citizens Advice and the Department... Read more
Businesses urged to protect their pipes this winter
Scottish Water is joining forces with Scotland’s leading business organisations to encourage business owners to protect their pipes and be prepared before the weather turns wintry. Read more
MP raises awareness of children’s fire-risk fancy dress outfits
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, attended an awareness event in Parliament on Tuesday to highlight the potential fire risks of children’s fancy dress costumes. Read more
Almost 40 local schools are in line to benefit from a multi-million-pound cash boost designed to target help to pupils living in deprived areas. Read more
New Street Stuff culture bus gets ready to hit the road
Paisley’s bid for UK City of Culture 2021 is hitting the road on a grand tour of Renfrewshire – thanks to the area’s award-winning Street Stuff youth scheme. Read more
Renfrewshire’s four recycling sites are to be restored to a full service ahead of schedule. Read more
Spree festival hailed as a “tremendous success” for Paisley
Renfrewshire Council bosses have hailed this year’s Spree festival in Paisley as a “tremendous boost for the town”. Read more
Mackay Backs Blythswood Shoebox Appeal
SNP MSP Derek Mackay is once again showing his support to Blythswood Care’s Shoebox Appeal. Since 1966, Blythswood Care has led a number of appeals to help those in desperate poverty across Europe, Africa and Asia, through filled shoeboxes at Christmas, relief and development aid or social projects for... Read more
Vote for RAMH and help them win cash award
RAMH have been nominated for two cash awards and are asking everyone to vote for them! Read more
New savings website helps give residents some credit
Renfrewshire’s five credit unions have teamed up to offer a one-stop-shop website aimed at covering the savings and loan needs of everybody in the area. Read more