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AGS Airports, which owns and manages Aberdeen, Glasgow and Southampton airports, has introduced a series of health measures to provide a safe environment for staff and passengers. The measures are being introduced as a number of airlines prepare to relaunch key domestic routes later this month.  Passengers travelling through the airports will be asked to […]

Little Cards of Kindness

Residents receiving food and medicines from Renfrewshire Council will soon see little cards of kindness appear in their deliveries to help bring a little joy to their day. Around 1,500 households in Renfrewshire will receive postcards in their support parcels, offering a sense of connection at this difficult time and the wider community is also […]

Rolls Royce Comment

Commenting on the job losses announced at the Rolls-Royce base at Inchinnan, the SNP MP for Paisley & Renfrewshire North Gavin Newlands said: “The workforce at the Rolls-Royce Inchinnan base have been integral – both in the UK and abroad – to the success of the firm over many years. The job losses announced today is […]

World’s Worst Poet Walter McCorrisken immortalised on film

A new film on the life of Walter McCorrisken – who called himself the World’s Worst Poet – is being premiered on a recently-launched internet TV channel. The film, called The Renfrew Rhymer will be broadcast on Renfrewshire Leisure’s online channel, Ren TV on Sunday, June 7 at 7pm. With the help of Walter’s son, […]

Renfrewshire volunteers supporting their community

More than 60 volunteers have been working with staff from Renfrewshire Council and partners to support people in the community at this time. Officers, partners and volunteers are working together as one team to support people in a flexible and innovative way from the council’s Neighbourhood Hubs. The hubs are run by the council in […]

Golfers flock to Barshaw as course re-opens

A father-and-son golf duo were first off the tee at Barshaw Golf Course when the course re-opened yesterday. Greig Martin, 48, and his 24-year-old son, Dean, from Renfrew were delighted to finally get a game of golf after the ten-week lockdown forced the course to close. But with the Scottish Government easing restrictions and moving […]

Dee Dental Paisley Patient info

We just wanted to send you a quick update regarding our new payment plan. We have been busy behind the scenes formulating an affordable payment plan to minimise the costs when coming into the practice. Dee Dental smile plan includes:- 2 * check ups/year 4* hygiene visits/year Discount of 10% on fillings and oral hygiene […]

Golf course and bowling greens to reopen as lockdown measures ease

First stage of recovery for Renfrewshire Leisure services closed because of coronavirus pandemic Renfrewshire Leisure will reopen a golf course and bowling greens tomorrow (Friday May 29) after First Minister Nicola Sturgeon today confirmed the first phase of easing Scotland’s coronavirus lockdown can begin. Barshaw Golf Club and Lochfield bowling green in Paisley and Robertson […]

Multan Tandoori Paisley

Scottish Curry Award winner Restaurant of the Year in the South West of Scotland 2019 Multan Tandoori are doing a wonderful gesture for our NHS Heroes when at the end of your order you add NHS247 15% (not on set meals). Feel free to share this to friends and family who are curry lovers but […]