Category: Renfrewshire

Gavin Newlands MP meets with Sanctuary Housing

Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has met with Sanctuary Scotland to find out more about the housing association’s developments in Renfrewshire. Mr Newlands joined area housing manager Robert Campbell to discuss a number of common housing issues that he’s been working on as a constituent MP, as well as speaking about housing […]

Business growth in Renfrewshire on track

The latest figures from the Office of National Statistics show Renfrewshire is experiencing ongoing economic growth with 140 more businesses starting during 2014 than closing. Councillor Mark Macmillan, Leader of Renfrewshire Council, said, “In every year between 2009 and 2014, more businesses have opened in Renfrewshire than closed. “While these figures are a snapshot in […]

Fast-track Council squad cleaning up for civic pride

Meet Renfrewshire’s Rapid Response Team – the Council’s mobile patrol squad aiming to boost civic pride in Renfrewshire’s key streets and open spaces. The three-strong team of Community Safety Wardens provides a fast-track service for preventing build-up of unsightly rubbish and street clutter in key hotspots through: ·         daily street patrols on week days ·         […]

West College Scotland – Ferguslie Open Day

West College Scotland are pleased to report that  over 60 people come along to their Ferguslie Open Day last week. The good news is that they still have places left on a few courses. Browse the Learning Programme here: For further information or to book a place call Kathleen on 0141 842 1015.

Core 2 Computing September offer

Core 2 Computing are offering 20%  off all labour charges with this voucher.  Simply print it off or just show it when calling into the shop.   Offer Valid throughout September 2016. For more information on Core 2 Computing, you can visit their website here.

Window of opportunity to explore as Doors Open across Renfrewshire

Locals and visitors to Renfrewshire this weekend have the chance to visit the UK’s only museum in a supermarket, witness a unique bridge in action and explore the home of one of Scotland’s most famous poets, shrouded in mystery since his death. Plus much more! More than 50 buildings and locations across Renfrewshire will welcome […]

Buy now and no payments for 6 months at Frank Gillespie Cars

Frank Gillespie Cars have an amazing deal on just now where you buy now and make no payments for six months. Why not call into showroom or visit website here

The mighty William Wallace

William Wallace was born in 1270 in Elderslie and was the son of Sir Malcolm Wallace of Elderslie, a Scottish landowner. Sir William Wallace was a Scottish knight who became one of the main leaders during the wars of Scottish Independence.  Along with Andrew Moray, Wallace defeated an English army at the battle of Stirling Bridge in […]

Paisley Pirate News

Paisley Pirates fans, starved of seeing their favourite team in action for over four months, have been handed a pre-season boost with the news that the team will be in action a week before their official league campaign gets under way. Pirates will travel to Dumfries next Sunday, following an invitation from the Solway Sharks, […]