PRINCIPAL AUDREY CUMBERFORD TO LEAVE COLLEGE

West College Scotland’s Principal, Audrey Cumberford, is leaving the organisation to take up a similar role at Edinburgh College. Ms Cumberford has been Principal and Chief Executive of the College since its formation five years ago, following…

Renfrew High School goes from strength to strength

Renfrew High School has received a glowing report after inspectors from Education Scotland visited the school. The report, published this week, outlines the schools key strengths, which include the strong leadership of school improvement…

Thousands turn out for world’s best pipers as Paisley hosts British Pipe Band Championships

Thousands of people descended on Paisley to see more than 130 of the world’s best pipe bands compete in the first of the summer’s calendar of major piping events. The British Pipe Band Championships saw more than 4,000 pipers and drummers…

Gavin Newlands MP marks Mental Health Awareness Week

During Mental Health Awareness Week, Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, met with Renfrew YMCA to discuss the vital work they do in the local community and the role they play in supporting young people with mental health…

MARK JOHNSTON APPOINTED MANAGING DIRECTOR OF GLASGOW AIRPORT

Glasgow Airport has today (Wednesday 16 May) confirmed that Mark Johnston has been appointed as Managing Director. Mark Johnston is currently the airport’s Operations Director, a position he has held since 2015. He first joined Glasgow in…

MIRREN BUSINESS CENTRES

New Office Space Available Soon – Flexible Terms  4 offices between 190 sqft to 250 sqft plus parking  Mirren Court (One), 119 Renfrew Road Hot on the success of our splitting the ground floor in April 2018 into five offices – which are…

Foster Care campaign asks ‘Can you help us reach 100?’

A campaign to boost foster carer numbers in Renfrewshire is asking  ‘Can you help us reach 100?’ Renfrewshire Council is aiming to increase numbers of foster carers by almost a fifth, from 81 to 100. A series of drop in events were set…

Glasgow Airport and Shanghai Airport Authority form alliance to grow visitor numbers between China and Scotland

Glasgow strengthens Scotland’s growing links with China by working closely with one of country’s largest airport groups –     Glasgow Airport and Shanghai Airport Authority have today (Thursday, May 17) signed a partnership agreement…

Renfrewshire high rise homes proving popular as ever

Hit BBC Scotland TV show Still Game captured the camaraderie of residents living in high rise homes. And Renfrewshire’s very own Jack, Victor and Isa – or Frank, Martin and Myra to be more precise – have become great friends thanks to…

Renfrewshire Council backs Week of Action on Roadside Litter

Road users in Renfrewshire are being reminded to give their litter a lift home as part of a national campaign this week. The Council has joined forces with national environmental charity Keep Scotland Beautiful to support their Week of Action,…