Top award for intu Braehead’s unique event for kids

A unique event staged by intu Braehead shopping centre that allowed youngsters to find out what it was like to be an adult for a day has won a top national award. The free Mini City activities event staged at the centre has won a prestigious…

Investigation launched after car crashes into takeaway

AN investigation has been launched after a car ploughed into a takeaway at speed in Renfrew.

Have your say on alcohol licensing in Renfrewshire

Members of the public can have their say on how the sale of alcohol is regulated in Renfrewshire. Detailed consultation is now under way on Renfrewshire’s draft Statement of Licensing Policy 2018-2022. This policy assists Renfrewshire’s…

Renfrewshire Council launches campaign to boost foster carer numbers to 100

Renfrewshire Council is calling for potential foster carers to help it to reach 100 people in the rewarding role. Foster carers are supporting the campaign to increase their number by almost a fifth – from 81 to 100. Husband and wife team,…

Renfrewshire Councillors first in Scotland to collectively become Dementia Friends

Renfrewshire Council is the first local authority in Scotland where councillors across all parties have signed up to participate in Dementia Friends Scotland sessions. Elected members at the local authority have committed to become Dementia…

Sewing2gether All Nations

Sewing2gether is an inclusive organisation that seeks to provide life enhancing opportunities for those who would be positively impacted from participating in their workshops. Thanks to some generous funding from Santander, Sewing2gether is…

Woman walks free after being accused of letting child eat tablets

A WOMAN accused of causing a toddler to be admitted to hospital by exposing him to fake Valium tablets has walked free from court.

Warm welcome awaited guests at annual fete

Bright sunshine made a welcome guest appearance as members of Enable Scotland’s Renfrew branch staged their annual fundraiser.

Fosterplus inviting people to find out about a career in fostering

‘Since fostering, our family has grown in love, knowledge and laughter’ – Fosterplus inviting people to find out about a career fostering As part of ‘Foster Care Fortnight’, a well-established fostering agency based in Paisley is…

Paisley Prince’s Trust Team – Recruiting Now!

If you are looking for the chance to improve your confidence and self-esteem, make new friends and learn new skills through a range of outdoor activities, community activities and work experience, then don’t wait a minute longer.  The next…