Category: Renfrewshire

ProScore Academy

ProScore Academy offers UEFA qualified football coaching to boys and girls aged 4-18. We provide 1 to 1 sessions, run player centres and are involved with improving local football teams. Based at Pro Fives Paisley, ProScore aims to deliver a professional and fun coaching experience to players within Renfrewshire. Get in touch to book now!”

Johnstone Covid-19 testing pilot sees more than 5,000 people tested

The first pilot of lateral-flow testing in Scotland at a fixed site has concluded with more than 5,000 local people tested over the course of eight days. Designed to identify asymptomatic people in the community (those without any symptoms), the quick and simple swab test was open to anyone who lived, worked or went to school […]

Setting out Renfrewshire’s road to recovery

“Covid-19 has had a huge impact on our health, our wellbeing, our communities and our economy, but I am confident that by working together, Renfrewshire will recover and renew to come back stronger.” That’s according to Renfrewshire Council Leader Iain Nicolson, as he welcomes plans for Renfrewshire’s economic and social recovery from the Coronavirus pandemic. […]

Spotlight on mental health support gap for people using alcohol and drugs in first-of-its-kind study

A first-of-its-kind commission has revealed the devastating impact harmful alcohol and drug use has on people’s lives, and its findings have been brought into even sharper focus as a result of the ongoing pandemic. In its findings published today, the Renfrewshire Alcohol and Drugs Commission is the first to look at the issues for both […]

Four year old follows her mum in hair chop for charity

Kayla, who attends Heriot Primary School, has been inspired to take on her own charity challenge after seeing her mum Gemma shave her head earlier this year. A kind-hearted tot is following in her mother’s footsteps by donating her hair to children living with cancer. Kayla Wallace will have ten inches cut from her hair […]

Social Customer Service

Day 9 – Social Customer Service (NSDesign) Dec 11, 1.30 pm – 3.30 pm A fun, and engaging workshop discussing what ‘great social service’ looks like in today’s connected world. We’ll look at examples from a variety of companies and ask if we really deliver quality customer service, or do we focus on the numbers. […]

People urged to walk a mile and raise a smile

People are being encouraged to walk for a mile and raise a smile at the same time. The Renfrewshire Anti Stigma Alliance (RASA) is raising awareness of mental health stigma by organising a Walk A Mile – Virtual Style event on Wednesday, December 16. The Renfrewshire Leisure Sports Services team are playing a leading role […]

Making LinkedIn work for your business

Day 8 – Making LinkedIn work for your business (With Gordon White from fatBuzz) Dec 10, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Join Gordon from fatBuzz looking at what you need to do to optimise your Business Page and how to tap into the power of LinkedIn Groups and LinkedIn Advertising.