Category: Renfrewshire

Survey launched to discover potential improvements to Southholm roundabout in Erskine

Local people are being asked to submit their thoughts on potential active travel improvements which could be made at Southholm Roundabout in Erskine. The busy roundabout is used daily by hundreds of residents and commuters and is one of the main routes in and out of the town. As part of its commitment to provide […]

Show children in Renfrewshire you care this Christmas

Help us to show young people that we care CREATE Paisley works with young people throughout Renfrewshire to support good mental health through creativity. Over the last 11 years, we have supported thousands of young people through community based youth work and creative programmes. We work alongside young people to help them recognise and build […]

Asymptomatic testing pilot in Johnstone given cross-party support

Local councillors from Johnstone have come together to give cross-party support to the asymptomatic testing pilot taking place in the town this week. Councillors from across the political parties visited Johnstone Town Hall to be tested as they encouraged the local community to follow their lead. Anyone who lives, works or goes to school in […]

Over £3.2 million in benefit payments to Renfrewshire residents

The Scottish Government has provided people who live in Renfrewshire with over £3.2 million since launch in September 2018 up to 31 March 2020, according to the Social Security Scotland’s annual report published today. From 1 September 2018 to 31 March 2020, benefits were delivered that support low-income families during the key stages in a […]

Paisley town centre Advent Calendar

Paisley town centre’s Advent Calendar has arrived! As part of our countdown to Christmas, we’re giving a shout out to our fantastic town centre businesses and giving members of the public the chance to win a £50 town centre gift voucher every single day between now and Christmas! In association with Renfrewshire Council, we’ll be […]

The 12 Days of Digital December: Reserve your free place now!

Your Invitation to Join Digital December –  free online digital training with Renfrewshire Chamber    We are delighted to announce the launch of “The 12 Days of Digital December” delivered by some of the most knowledgeable digital experts around. Open to any business based in Renfrewshire, member & non-member the 12 days of Digital December […]

Glasgow Airport to introduce changes to pick-up and drop-off facility

Glasgow Airport can confirm today (Monday 30 November) that the entry fee for its dedicated pick-up and drop-off facility will be set at £4 for up to 10 minutes from (00.01) on Friday 4 December. The change is a direct response to the unprecedented economic challenges Glasgow Airport and the wider industry continue to face […]

Renfrewshire Council 30 Nov 2020 Expansion of mass testing to get under way with Johnstone pilot

Johnstone residents without symptoms of Covid19 will this week be able to find out if they have the virus at the only fixed site in Scotland’s current mass testing pilot. A testing centre will be open at Johnstone Town Hall from Wednesday (2 Dec) and has capacity to test up to 12,000 residents from the town over the following eight days. Anyone who lives, works or goes to school in Johnstone and who is […]