Renfrewshire SNP councillors welcome Youth Commission to research services for young people
A team of young people are aiming to improve mental health services by leading a study commissioned by the Scottish Government as part of a 10 year Mental Health Strategy launched last year. Read more
Council strives for zero gender pay gap
A new report shows the gender pay gap at Renfrewshire Council has fallen to 4.59 per cent. Read more
Time to hoop some praise on unsung sports heroes
Scotland basketball star, Chris Cleary reckons we should be hoop-ing praise on the unsung heroes of sport. Read more
Renfrewshire to hold two events for Workers Memorial Day
Renfrewshire will hold two commemoration events for Workers Memorial Day in honour of those who have died, injured or been made ill by their work. Read more
Foodbank demand hits record high in Renfrewshire with 20% increase in handouts compared to the previous year
Food parcel handouts in Renfrewshire & East Renfrewshire have reached a record number, according to new figures. Read more
More than 1000 people volunteer for Renfrewshire’s Big Spring Clean
More than 1000 volunteers took part in 31 community cleanups as the Renfrewshire community were inspired to take part in an action-packed weekend of events. Read more
Former Paisley drama student Amy Conachan shortlisted for Best Actress at the British Soap Awards
Former drama student, Amy Conachan, who attended college in Paisley has been shortlisted for Best Actress at the British Soap Awards. Read more
Paisley Food and Drink Festival set to be a treat for the tastebuds
Some of Scotland’s best food and drink producers and vendors will be in Paisley this weekend for the annual Paisley Food and Drink Festival for what is set to be the event’s biggest year yet. Read more
Street Stuff presented with national environmental award
Renfrewshire’s award-winning youth diversionary programme Street Stuff, has been presented with the prestigious Clean Up Scotland ‘Hero of the Month’ award in recognition of its efforts to support the Team Up to Clean Up campaign. Read more
Thousands of world’s best pipers to descend on Paisley for British Championships
More than 4,000 of the world’s best pipers and drummers will turn Paisley into a sea of tartan when one of the most prestigious events in piping returns to the town next month. Read more