Daily Updates for every area in Renfrewshire

January 24, 2018

Scots swimmers urged to take the plunge for charity

SCOTS are being urged to sign up to Swimathon, the world’s biggest annual fundraising swim, to raise money for two great causes, Cancer Research UK and […]
January 24, 2018

Paisley awarded £250,000 lottery cash to help build town as visitor destination

Plans to cement Paisley’s place as a key visitor destination within Scotland have been given a £250,000 cash boost by the National Lottery. The money follows […]
January 23, 2018

Derek Provan appointed CEO of AGS Airports and MD of Glasgow Airport

AGS Airports Ltd, which owns Aberdeen International, Glasgow and Southampton airports, has today (Monday 22 January 2018) confirmed that Derek Provan will succeed Amanda McMillan as […]
January 23, 2018

Mackay Welcomes Increase in NHS Dental Registrations

Over 1 million now registered across area SNP MSP Derek Mackay has welcomed the latest figures that have shown NHS dentist registrations on the rise once […]
January 23, 2018

Johnstone first for free wifi

Johnstone is the first town centre in Renfrewshire to get free, public wifi in outdoor locations. Wifi can now be accessed in streets surrounding the Johnstone […]
January 23, 2018

Paisley teacher to be a UK Parliament Teacher Ambassador

Paisley teacher Kimberley Roan McVeigh has been selected from more than 170 applicants to become a UK Parliament Teacher Ambassador. Ms Roan McVeigh, an acting Principal Teacher […]
January 23, 2018

Pupils have their say in Hearty Lives school menu initiative

Young people are having their say on the food on their plates by helping develop healthier high school menus. The health peer education project Hearty Lives […]
January 23, 2018

Pioneering programme on teaching methods in Renfrewshire has boosted pupil’s attainment in literacy

A pioneering project between Renfrewshire Council and the University of Strathclyde has led to an improvement in children’s literacy attainment regardless of their background. The innovative […]
January 22, 2018

Pupils’ artwork inspires exhibition at Paisley Museum

A record number of pupils from nurseries, primary and secondary schools have entered Renfrewshire’s annual Inspired Art Competition. Now 130 of almost 1000 entries – that […]