Category: Renfrewshire


RIPPED UP by ReMode University of the West of Scotland, Student Union, Storie Street, Paisley Saturday 3 March – 7pm – 9pm Tickets at the Eventbrite link:– £2 suggested donation A group of Renfrewshire teenagers will be hitting the catwalk this spring with a very different look. The models walking the runway at fashion […]

Gavin Newlands MP calls for more support for Bridge of Weir Universal Credit claimants

Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has highlighted in Parliament the case of Universal Credit claimants living in Bridge of Weir having to travel over 11 miles for an appointment at a Jobcentre in Greenock. New Universal Credit claimants living in Bridge of Weir are required to attend Greenock Jobcentre for their initial appointment, […]


Pirates recorded another big win as they eventually overcame North Ayr with ease after a few uncomfortable moments early on. They were on the board in just over a minute as Bain was first to reach a rebound to flick the puck behind Beveridge, to give his side the lead. In spite of having the […]

Gavin Newlands MP welcomes launch of digital safety ambassadors

Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, attended a reception in Parliament with Facebook and youth charities, Childnet International and The Diana Award to welcome the roll-out of a major programme which will offer every UK secondary school dedicated digital safety ambassadors. These youth ambassadors will provide peer-to-peer support and online safety initiatives in secondary […]

Beautiful office to let at Mirren Court on Renfrew Road, Paisley.

Modern open plan office to let near M8/Glasgow International Airport in a size of 815 sqft. Annual rent £6900 + VAT. The office is ideasl for 6 people and includes 2 car spaces with other available for rent. We would be delighted to show you around and if you would like to come and see […]

Council Leader sets out budget challenges

Renfrewshire Council Leader Iain Nicolson has pledged to put local communities at the heart of the Council’s budget plans for the coming financial year. The Council Leader pledged to ‘put people first’ and ensure that spending is targeted where it will make a difference for communities and businesses across Renfrewshire. The level of council tax […]

Budget Brings Funding Boost For Paisley.

More Cash For Local Services Thanks To Progressive Reforms Renfrewshire Council is set to receive a significant funding boost as a result of this year’s SNP Scottish Government budget – with local services in Renfrewshire benefiting from an extra £8.823 million. The SNP’s progressive reforms – which will see 55% of taxpayers pay less in […]

Gavin Newlands MP visits Lamont Farm

Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has praised Lamont City farm, the long-established community farm which has spent the past 41 years helping to improve animal welfare through education and helping to rescue animals at risk. Lamont City Farm is run entirely by volunteers and provides school children and residents from Renfrewshire and […]

First buildings benefit from latest round of town centre heritage funding

Improvements to Paisley’s built environment are continuing as work starts on the first buildings benefiting from the latest raft of heritage funding. Repairs to 9 Gilmour Street are being carried out through the £4 million Paisley Townscape and Conservation Area Regeneration Scheme (TH.CARS2) which is funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, Historic Environment Scotland and Renfrewshire Council […]