Category: Renfrewshire

Don’t forget last recommended posting dates

Renfrewshire North & West MSP Derek Mackay MSP is urging constituents not to forget the last recommended posting dates this Christmas. The last recommend posting dates for Christmas are: Second Class – Tuesday 20 December 2016 First Class – Wednesday 21 December 2016 Special Delivery – Thursday 22 December 2016 Mr Mackay was speaking when […]

42 New Street

42 New Street is an exciting new bistro/restaurant/function suite NOW OPEN in Paisley. We have entertainment on every weekend. Get in touch for more info Comedy night last Thursday of every month, this month Des Mclean and Friends will be the opening act and it looks like being a fantastic evening, £8 per ticket. Check […]

Mackay welcomes Age Scotland’s 2017 ‘Hot Tips’ Calendar

Age Scotland, the national older peoples’ charity, is teaming up with Parliamentarians across Scotland to support the distribution of its annual ‘Hot Tips’ Calendar as part of its winter campaign.  Each month, the calendar looks at issues to help older people get prepared for winter, stay connected in their communities and keep healthy. Keith Robson, […]

Making Skills Work for Employers: Hillington – Work Based Learning

12th January: Making Skills Work for Employers: Hillington – Work Based Learning Whether your business will be paying the Apprenticeship Levy from 2017, or not, SDS are hosting a morning event for employers of all sizes to inform them of developments and opportunities with the Apprenticeship Family, local support for youth employment, recruiting a diverse […]

They’re mall out in Force for new Star Wars movie

THE Force will be with everyone at intu Braehead as they get ready for the release of the latest Star Wars blockbuster movie. To celebrate the launch of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, an inter-galactic event is being held in the Soar at intu Braehead leisure destination. The film first screens at intu Braehead’s […]

Renfrewshire Credit Unions celebrate after receiving £75,000 grant funding

Credit Unions across Renfrewshire are set to benefit from over £75,000 in grant funding thanks to Renfrewshire Council’s pioneering anti-poverty initiative. New funding from the Council’s Tackling Poverty Programme has been approved for Johnstone Credit Union, White Cart Credit Union, Gleniffer Credit Union and Engage Renfrewshire, allowing the range of ethical financial products available to […]

Rise in Teacher Numbers across Renfrewshire

Derek Mackay MSP has welcomed the rise in teacher numbers across Renfrewshire. The rise has been driven by efforts by the Scottish Government to increase teacher numbers through initiatives such as the Attainment Scotland Fund. Numbers of teachers have risen by 37 for a total of 1658 teachers across Renfrewshire. This is part of a […]

Street Stuff set for festive fun

Renfrewshire’s award-winning Street Stuff programme will entertain hundreds of young people this Christmas as a special activity camp takes place. Football, dance, table tennis, photography and gaming are just some of the activities on offer from Monday 26 December to Tuesday 3 January at the Paisley 2021 Stadium. St Mirren legend Tony Fitzpatrick will be […]