Paisley, Renfrewshire Category


A year of building and working for the future

By Renfrewshire Council Leader Iain Nicolson This month marks one year since the local council elections were held and since I took up my role as […]

Council credits Foster Care Fortnight with raising profile of the rewarding role

Renfrewshire’s foster carers have shared their inspirational stories as part of Foster Care Fortnight and helped spread the word on their rewarding role. To mark the […]

James Seabright and Play the Spotlight presents WOKE

By Apphia Campbell and Meredith Yarbrough. Performed by Apphia Campbell. Apphia Campbell’s incredible Fringe First Award winning show embarks on a summer UK tour, including a […]

Future Foxbar – second public drop-in, this Wednesday 30th May 2pm-7pm

A quick reminder that this Wednesday afternoon sees the second drop-in session at Foxbar Community Centre on Amochrie Road. We’ll be summarising what we heard at […]


Briand new British Independent film Edie, starring Sheila Hancock releasing in U.K cinemas May 25th!  The uplifting film focuses on the sublime natural beauty of the Scottish […]

Education convener meets fosterers in drive for carers to look after older children

Education and Children’s Services convener Jim Paterson met with foster carers at a special event to mark Foster Care Fortnight, which runs until this Sunday. The […]

Attainment Challenge funding a boost for all Renfrewshire pupils

Renfrewshire has been awarded an additional £4.6million from the Scottish Government to boost attainment for all pupils across the area as part of the Attainment Challenge. […]

More Young People Setting Up For Success After School

School leavers in Renfrewshire continue to go on to positive destinations after finishing secondary school – with the latest figures showing 92.8% of youngsters in Renfrewshire […]

Renfrewshire Schools Receive £4,558,000 Attainment Funding Boost

Primary and secondary schools across Renfrewshire will receive £4,558,000 from the Scottish Attainment Challenge fund in 2018/19 to help boost the attainment levels of the most deprived pupils. Nine local […]