Paisley and Renfrewshire Newsletter


School investment programme delivering results

Work has started on a new school as another nears completion as part of Renfrewshire Council’s multi-million pound schools investment programme. Work has started on the […]

Public access wi-fi boost for Renfrewshire town centres

Council commissions system to help town centres thrive, tackle digital exclusion and cement Paisley’s place as a home of education. Renfrewshire Council is delivering free public access […]

St Mirren FC with “Vinnie”, the St Vincent’s Hospice Lion

St Mirren FC players, striker John Sutton and goal keeper Billy O’Brien have been out in training this week with our Hospice mascot “Vinnie” who will […]

Disabled Scouts can now be prepared for camping

SCOUTS who are disabled can now ‘be prepared’ to enjoy going camping thanks to a donation from the intu Braehead Community Fund. The shopping and leisure […]

BMX event for 11-15 year olds

BMX Maintenance & Film Shoot Bikechain Glasgow  Sunday March 26th. Bus for participants & their bikes – leave Lochwinnoch @ 11am, return 5pm. This FREE day includes […]

Coats supports Paisley bid to become UK city of Culture 2021

Paisley’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 has been backed by a famous global name which started life in the town – Coats, the […]

Renfrewshire to share Scotland-leading tackling poverty experience at event

Representatives from local authorities across the country will visit Paisley next week (Tuesday 7 March) to hear more on Renfrewshire’s Scotland-leading approach to tackling poverty. The […]

Renfrewshire Council awarded Catering Mark Bronze Award

Pupils in Renfrewshire’s schools can be sure they are eating right after Renfrewshire Council was awarded the ‘Food for Life Served Here’ Bronze Award. Representatives from […]

Make sure you are registered to vote

Renfrewshire North & West MSP Derek Mackay is urging Renfrewshire residents to make sure they are registered to vote ahead of May’s Council election. The SNP […]