Nominations are open for the 2018 Renfrewshire Employability Awards
Nominations are now open for the 2018 Renfrewshire Employability Awards celebrating the successes of people supported through Renfrewshire’s Local Employability Partnership programmes. Read more
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, is calling on small shopkeepers in Renfrewshire to enter the Best Small Shops Competition, celebrating the creativity of small shops and the central role they play in their local community. Read more
Thousands turn out for Film and Comic Con event at intu Braehead
Shoppers must have thought they had walked through the doors of the intu Braehead mall on Saturday and landed in a galaxy far, far away. Read more
Record number of students from deprived areas accepted to university
New statistics show that a record number of students from Scotland’s most disadvantaged areas have successfully gained a place at university. Read more
EXAM RESULTS: Help is at hand from Scotland’s national careers service
A free helpline offering advice, information and support for young people receiving exam results opened today. Read more
Renfrewshire pupils score success in exam results
Renfrewshire’s young people continue to achieve success in their exam results with around a fifth of S5 pupils gaining five or more Highers, an increase of two per cent on last year. Read more
MP highlights exam support available as students across Renfrewshire prepare to receive exam results
Paisley and Renfrewshire South MP Mhairi Black has highlighted the help and advice that is available for students across Renfrewshire as pupils prepare to receive exam results. Read more
Local U3A opera buffs dress up for Pagliacci event
A night at the opera certainly wasn’t boring for members of Paisley & District’s University of the Third Age (U3A) opera appreciation group. Read more
Parents urged to apply for school clothing grants
Parents of children heading back to school are being urged to make sure they apply for school clothing grants. Read more
MP praised record year for overseas visitors to Scotland
Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has welcomed new statistics which show that visits and spending by overseas tourists in Scotland, during 2017, rose to its highest level on record. Read more