Community Council visit highlights pride in Renfrewshire

Renfrewshire Council Leader Iain Nicolson was in Bishopton yesterday (Wednesday 2 May) as he embarks on a series of visits to community councils. Topics for discussion with Bishopton Community Council included the development of Dargavel Village,…

Plan for new stores at retail park would bring jobs boost

RENFREWSHIRE will get a jobs boost if plans for new shop units at intu Braehead’s retail park get the go-ahead. Around 60 new jobs would be created with almost 50 of these for staff working in the new stores, the others in businesses that…

New approach to deliver close community working

A new streamlined approach is set to improve the support offered to community groups as the Council outlines its plans to empower communities. Councillors today approved proposals which will simplify the process for community organisations…

Looking to save on your office running costs?

Come and see our new and modern offices at Mirren Business Centres in Paisley! Next week we are creating new office space at Mirren Court One on the first floor. The refurbishment works include the creation of four new small offices from…

Renfrew dance group gearing up for summer show

Youngsters at a Renfrew dance group have been getting their groove on as they plan their summer show.

Mall lets secrets of summer fashion out the bag

SHOPPERS are being let into the secret of how to be the height of fashion this summer. PicturedCassi Gillespie of Clyde 1’s Bowie @ Breakfast.Photograph by Martin ShieldsTel 07572 457000www.martinshields.comThis image is intended for Editorial…

Exhibition showing art of etching should be a big draw

An exhibition at Paisley Museum shows the intricate art of creating pictures from etching. Etching as a printing method is thought to go as far back as the 15th century and the exhibition features artwork creating by several different forms…

Gavin Newlands MP challenges David Davis MP over UK custom arrangement with EU

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Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, has challenged the UK Government’s Secretary of State for Brexit to confirm whether he will be the next UK Government minister to resign if the Prime Minister pursues a customs arrangement…

Public meeting arranged to discuss new bus services

A public meeting has been arranged in Linwood for local residents to put their questions to Scottish Passenger Transport’s (SPT). The meeting will be on Tuesday the 22nd May at 6:30pm in the Tweedie Hall Linwood and has been called to discuss…

Parents set to benefit from early years expansion

Renfrewshire’s tots will soon get extra nursery time now that funding to expand the area’s early learning and childcare provision has been agreed. More than £14million will be invested in early years buildings and £22million for additional…