Category: Renfrewshire

Don’t forget to register as postal vote deadline looms

Anyone unable to visit a polling station on the day of the election is being reminded to register for a postal vote, with the application deadline arriving at 5pm on Tuesday 26 November. Once registered, a pack will be sent out on 2 December to allow electors to cast their vote and return it to […]

Renfrew lights up for the festive season

Thousands turned out for an afternoon full of festive cheer as the Renfrew Christmas lights were switched on this weekend. There was fun for all the family with entertainment put on in the town centre designed to get everyone into the Christmas spirit. Santa took a break from his busy schedule to hear what the […]

Winterfest Photographs 2018

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Caring adults urged to help a young person follow their dreams

Renfrewshire Council’s supported carers team need five people to help care-experienced young people move into adult life. Supported Carer Kathie says looking after a care-experienced young person has been one of the best things she has ever done. Kathie said: “I became a supported carer for Emily when she turned 18 years-old. Watching her grow […]

Commemoration to be held for 90th anniversary of Glen Cinema disaster

To mark the 90th anniversary of the Glen Cinema disaster a commemoration event is to take place in Paisley town centre on Saturday 7 December. The event will begin with a lantern procession involving more than 150 young people from community groups and schools at 5.15pm, starting at Dunn Square, and journeying up St Mirren Brae, […]

Christmas is coming to Renfrew

Renfrew will shine bright this Saturday, 23 November, as the Christmas lights are switched on in the town. The festivities in the town centre kick off at 12pm and there’s a sleigh-load of free family fun on offer to keep even the littlest elf entertained. Renfrew Town Hall will be busy hosting free face painting […]

March will raise awareness of the impact of violence towards women

Campaigners are preparing to march through Paisley to raise awareness of the impact of all forms of violence towards women. The Reclaim the Night march – an annual event which encourages people to join together in support of women who have suffered at the hands of domestic violence – will take place on 25 November. […]