Paisley and Renfrewshire Newsletter


Artificial Nail Course – starting December at West College Scotland

**Artificial Nail Course – ILA Funded** Starting on the 6 December, you could be a qualified Nail Technician in 12 weeks. Duration: Every Tuesday Evening for […]

Public urged to play their part in protecting vulnerable adults

Renfrewshire is leading the way in efforts to protect adults at risk of harm. More than 180 professionals from 42 agencies gathered at Johnstone Town Hall […]

Renfrewshire set to benefit from additional winter fuel funding

Families across Renfrewshire are set to benefit from £312,000 of additional funding to keep their homes warm this winter, the Scottish Government has announced. Housing associations […]

Stay safe and know the risks on Bonfire Night

Residents are being urged to stay safe this bonfire night and recognise the danger fireworks can pose if handled incorrectly.   Attending a public display is […]

Paisley and Renfrewshire South MP receives Overall Newcomer of the Year Award

Mr Speaker, Rt Hon John Bercow MP and Patron of the Patchwork Foundation announced the winners of the MP of the Year Awards 2016 sponsored by […]

Renfrewshire Council makes Living Wage Week appeal

Renfrewshire Council is marking Living Wage Week by calling on all employers in the area to make sure they pay every worker enough to get by. […]

Housing plan could see Renfrewshire deliver 2,000 new homes

Renfrewshire Council has unveiled the final version of a housing investment master plan which could see the area deliver more than double its target of building […]

Paisley painter and ceramicist Falconer Houston

Falconer Houston DA HPAI is a long serving Artist Member of the PAI who first exhibited in the Paisley Art Galleries in 1954.     He […]

Renfrewshire to take asylum-seeking children

Renfrewshire has confirmed it will soon be welcoming some unaccompanied asylum-seeking children from the refugee camp at Calais. The council is among the first in Scotland […]