Age Scotland, the national older peoples’ charity, is teaming up with Parliamentarians across Scotland to support the distribution of its annual ‘Hot Tips’ Calendar as part of its winter campaign. Each month, the calendar looks at issues to help older people get prepared for winter, stay connected in their... Read more
RAMH Renfrewshire Community Service opening with Cllr McMillan
Local mental health charity RAMH officially opened their new town centre premises, with health organisations, charities, service users, staff and volunteers in attendance. Read more
Street Stuff set for festive fun
Renfrewshire’s award-winning Street Stuff programme will entertain hundreds of young people this Christmas as a special activity camp takes place. Read more
Renfrewshire Council and Police Scotland have teamed up to give taxi and private hire passengers some important festive safety tips. Read more
Ritchie’s race number’s up for amount of charity cash raised
There was a run on the pound this week, but it had nothing to do with the financial markets. Read more
Contact the Elderly welcome new Age Scotland campaign
Charity Contact the Elderly have welcomed Age Scotland’s newly launched campaign ‘No-one should have no-one at Christmas’. Read more
The Scots Trad Music Awards are to be held in Paisley in December 2017 for the first time. Read more
Christmas shopping will be child’s play this year after a new activity camp for kids was launched in sports and leisure centres throughout Renfrewshire. Read more
Plans to secure the long term economic growth of the area were approved by Renfrewshire councillors today following proposals for a £274 million investment in new infrastructure projects. Read more
Renfrewshire’s pioneering anti-poverty initiative has saved £1.7 million for people living in the area’s poorest households. Read more