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Renewable energy invention gives Brediland pupils the power to succeed on European stage

Eco-aware youngsters at a Paisley primary school have helped create their own classroom-sized wind turbine – and their innovative approach to renewable energy has won them a place at a prestigious European science event. Primary 6 pupils at Brediland Primary School in Paisley have been working with lecturer Dr Patricia Munoz de Escalona and students […]

Over £23,000 raised in the quest for a cure

Renfrewshire’s Provost Lorraine Cameron has shown her charitable side, raising £23,257.68 for MND Scotland in 2018.   Provost Cameron pledged to support MND Scotland as one of three charities she will focus on during her time as Provost. MND Scotland was founded as the Scottish Motor Neurone Disease Association in 1981 by John Macleod, a […]

Lovely small office of 240 sqft to let at Mirren Court Three

Lovely small office of 240 sqft to let at Mirren Court Three, Renfrew Road, Paisley with car parking! Ideal as an office for 1/3 people. Please watch our youtube video: Call 0141 843 4211 to arrange a viewing or visit our website at to get more details.

Hundreds of people have their say as ‘Our Renfrewshire’ survey deadline approaches

Local people are being urged to have their say on the way Renfrewshire Council works before the ‘Our Renfrewshire’ community survey closes in a fortnight’s time. Hundreds of local people have already completed the survey, which includes a short set of simple questions. The survey is designed to start a conversation about the values that […]


Stewart Milne Homes has just released new homes to meet demand at the highly sought after Dargavel Village which has been recognised with both an ‘Excellence in Planning’ award from the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) and the Homes for Scotland ‘Large Private Development of the Year’ award. The prestigious RTPI accolade recognised the overall […]

Community safety campaign finds success in Shortroods

A national intervention programme which is helping to build safer and stronger communities has made residents feel safer in their homes, their neighbourhoods and made their area a better place to live. The Your Home, Your Street, Our Community programme has been in Shortroods in Paisley for a three-month period after being identified by key […]

Free Legal Advice Sessions

On Wednesday 5 June, St. Vincent’s Hospice is offering confidential legal advice sessions completely free of charge. This service is being provided courtesy of the voluntary support from trusted local solicitors. Sessions are open to any adult. However, as places are limited, priority will be given to people living in Renfrewshire. Legacy and Trust Officer […]

Charities come together to celebrate carers in Renfrewshire

As part of Carers Week 2019, three local charities are coming together to celebrate the work of carers in Renfrewshire by hosting two free events for anyone who is looking after or supporting a loved one on Wednesday 12 June. These will take place from 10am until 2pm in: – Linstone Housing Association Building, Linwood […]

AGS Airports Ltd statement with regards to Notice of Industrial Action from Unite

A spokesperson for AGS Airports, which owns and managers Aberdeen International and Glasgow airports, said: “We are extremely disappointed that the trade unions have served notice of industrial action. We have been in talks since January and, despite attending Acas, there has been no willingness whatsoever on the part of the unions to engage in […]