Category: Renfrewshire

Looking to save on your office running costs?

Come and see our new and modern offices at Mirren Business Centres in Paisley! Next week we are creating new office space at Mirren Court One on the first floor. The refurbishment works include the creation of four new small offices from 145 sqft. The new suites will be re-carpeted and freshly decorated and ready […]

Mall lets secrets of summer fashion out the bag

SHOPPERS are being let into the secret of how to be the height of fashion this summer. They’re being invited backstage to the free Spring and Summer Fashion event being held at intu Braehead shopping centre, on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 4 to 6 between noon and 5pm. Clyde 1 presenter Cassi will be […]

Gavin Newlands MP challenges David Davis MP over UK custom arrangement with EU

Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has challenged the UK Government’s Secretary of State for Brexit to confirm whether he will be the next UK Government minister to resign if the Prime Minister pursues a customs arrangement with the EU following Brexit. Earlier this week, reports suggested that the Prime Minister was […]

Exhibition showing art of etching should be a big draw

An exhibition at Paisley Museum shows the intricate art of creating pictures from etching. Etching as a printing method is thought to go as far back as the 15th century and the exhibition features artwork creating by several different forms of the process. A selection of Royal Scottish Academy of Art and Architecture prints created […]

Public meeting arranged to discuss new bus services

A public meeting has been arranged in Linwood for local residents to put their questions to Scottish Passenger Transport’s (SPT). The meeting will be on Tuesday the 22nd May at 6:30pm in the Tweedie Hall Linwood and has been called to discuss the new SPT bus routes around Linwood, Bridge of Weir, Houston and Brookfield. This […]

Impact Arts Launch Year of Young People Exhibition in Paisley

Today saw Impact Arts launch their grand opening of the MYRAID photo exhibition in the Wynd Centre in Paisley. This exhibition, in association with the Scottish Governments Year of Young People, displays photos taken by young people aged between 16-19 years old. Ten Impact Arts trainees on the Advanced Creative Pathways programme in Renfrewshire have […]

Parents set to benefit from early years expansion

Renfrewshire’s tots will soon get extra nursery time now that funding to expand the area’s early learning and childcare provision has been agreed. More than £14million will be invested in early years buildings and £22million for additional early years jobs has been set aside to support Renfrewshire’s 1140 expansion plans following agreement between Scottish Ministers […]

Q&A from Renfrewshire Wide Credit Forum

Affordable housing in Renfrewshire receives £14.7million boost

Renfrewshire is set to see a boost in the number of affordable homes available for residents after it was announced £14.7million will be allocated to the area in 2018/19. The announcement was made by the Scottish Government as part of a £35million increase in council allocations in 2018/19, bringing the total investment to £568million. The […]