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Glasgow Airport on track to record busiest year since 2008

7.7% increase in November passenger numbers One million additional passengers in 2015 Glasgow Airport is on track to record its busiest year since 2008 after welcoming 618,583 passengers through its doors in November, representing an annual increase of 7.7%. International traffic grew by 12.2% due to strong demand for new routes to eastern European cities, […]

Rukeri donates to Hillhead Pets Corner

Rukeri, a brand of Salt and Grit Solutions Ltd, has donated a pallet of turf to Hillhead Pets Corner, a local Pets Charity, based in Kilbirnie. Hillhead Pets Corner was set up in 2012 with the main aim of helping vulnerable children, young adults and families experience the outdoors and express themselves within a safe, […]

Now we can mall see tapestry showing history of Renfrew

SHOPPERS at one of Scotland’s busiest malls will now be able to see a unique tapestry showing 600 years of history about the Royal Burgh of Renfrew. The Renfrew 600 Tapestry has found a new home at the intu Braehead shopping centre after it had been originally displayed and then stored in Renfrew Town Hall. […]

Lifting the Waverley

A team of unwavering big-hearted fundraisers are facing their biggest challenge of the year as they bid to lift Scotland’s famous last passenger paddle steamer – The Waverley. A squad of resolute men and women are determined to succeed in the massive test of strength and fitness in an attempt to pull in a pile […]

Council and police team up for festive safety advice

Renfrewshire Council and Police Scotland have joined forces to give taxi and private hire passengers some important festive safety tips. Councillor John Hood, Convener of Renfrewshire Council’s Regulatory Functions Policy Board, said: “This is a particularly busy time of year as people enjoy nights out in our town centres. “We want everyone to enjoy themselves […]

Tenants wanted for Johnstone Castle group

Renfrewshire Council has issued a call for tenants in the Johnstone Castle area to join the local tenants and residents association. Any tenant of Renfrewshire Council or Linstone Housing Association is eligible to join. Renfrewshire Council has issued a call for tenants in the Johnstone Castle area to join the local tenants and residents association. […]

In Car Tech That Has Improved Road Safety

The UK has one of the best road safety records in the world, but there’s still room for improvement. In recent times, along with making cars cleaner and more environmentally friendly, manufacturers have introduced a raft of in-car innovations to make cars safer, more comfortable and more convenient to drive. Here’s a selection of in […]

Festive campaign will keep party-goers safe

Paisley party-goers will be well looked after this festive season thanks to additional services provided by Renfrewshire Council, the police and other local partners. The Renfrewshire Safe Bus will be located in Paisley town centre at High Street and New Street on 11, 12, 18, 19 and 31 December. The bus will provide a safe […]