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MP welcomes action to reduce suicide rate by 20% in 2022
A local politician has welcomed the announcement of the Scottish Government’s suicide prevention plan. 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
New analysis reveals no-deal Brexit to cost £800 in lost output per head
MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South Mhairi Black has said the UK government must end its “reckless self-harm on Scotland” over a no-deal Brexit, and take heed of the mounting evidence against the direction of the conservative’s Brexit plans. Read more
MP urges local groups in Renfrewshire to apply for Postcode Lottery Funding
Mhairi Black MP is encouraging good causes in Renfrewshire to apply for a share of a funding pot worth over £3 million that has been raised by players of People’s Postcode Lottery to support projects helping local people. Read more
Use water wisely during the current period of hot summer weather says MP Black
Mhairi Black MP is echoing the concerns of Scottish Water by asking customers to use water wisely in their daily activities to help maintain supplies during the current period of hot summer weather. Read more
Renfrewshire MP warns hard brexit will ‘hit Scottish Families incomes, livelihoods and living standards’
A Renfrewshire MP has renewed calls for the Conservative and Labour parties to ditch their hard Brexit plans. Read more
MP backs growing calls for fossil fuel divestment
A Renfrewshire MP has become the latest Scottish MP to join a growing body of UK political leaders adding their support to the global movement for fossil fuel divestment. Read more
Impact Arts launch Year of Young People Exhibition in Paisley
Impact Arts launched their grand opening of the MYRAID photo exhibition in the Wynd Centre in Paisley yesterday. Read more
MP welcomes funding to mark 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage
Projects to mark the anniversary of the women in the UK first receiving the vote will receive £500,000 from the Centenary Fund. The Fund will support a variety of projects including those looking to improve women’s political representation and participation in public life. Read more