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Some-fin big going on as mass Baby Shark Dance held at intu Braehead

HUNDREDS of youngsters and their families came together to take part in a mass Baby Shark Dance for charity in the middle of a giant shopping mall. The catchy song and dance routine – which has more than 1.6 BILLION views on YouTube – was played several times on a giant screen at the intu […]



Mackay urges Constituents to Give Blood

SNP MSP Derek Mackay is encouraging his Renfrewshire constituents to help save a life by donating blood. The Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service aim to stock six days’ worth of each blood type at all times. Blood has a very short shelf life and can’t be stockpiled, so donors are required every day to help […]

Nominate your favourite business: Renfrewshire’s Favourite Business Rocco Award with PDE

Know a business that gives great service, welcomes you with a smile or you love going there? Nominate them for Renfrewshire’s favourite business ROCCO Award. To nominate your favourite business in Renfrewshire please email gavin.mcinally@reachplc.com  by 12pm on Thurs 27th Sept. Please include ROCCO AWARD in the subject header. In the email please include the name of the […]

Glasgow Airport FlightPath Fund £25,000 lump sum award

– Lump sum windfall to provide a lasting benefit to one charity or community group –   Charities and organisations have been urged to apply for a £25,000 lump sum from Glasgow Airport’s FlightPath Fund to help provide a lasting benefit for their community. FlightPath Fund £25k launchPhotograph by Martin ShieldsTel 07572 457000www.martinshields.com© Martin Shields […]

Fashionistas jump into a bath of kiddies play pit balls

BLOGGERS had a ball intu Braehead’s Autumn and Winter Fashion event…well, it was more like hundreds of balls! They jumped into a bath filled with play pit balls to take unusual selfies. And they also enjoyed a catwalk show with models wearing the latest outfits that are in the shops now for autumn and winter. […]

Renfrewshire ready to support residents with Universal Credit

Residents looking for help and advice on Universal Credit can get the support they need from Renfrewshire Council. Council Leader Iain Nicolson says staff have been preparing for when Universal Credit goes live – on Wednesday 19 September – and have made sure support is in place for residents. Advice Works staff can offer residents […]

Communities invited to pitch for their share of £1.87million investment

Communities in Renfrewshire are being encouraged to bring their ideas and projects to life after plans for a £1.87million fund to support projects for green spaces, park and play areas and villages were approved by councillors today. Green Space FundingPIC SHOWS Council Leader Iain Nicolson with Alan McNiven Engage Renfrewshire Local community groups and volunteers […]

We can’t wait on someone else doing it when we might be the someone else

Cutting back trees, clearing up litter and cutting overgrown grass might not sound like the ideal Sunday, but for Heather Clisset and the volunteers of the Erskine Community Garden this is what they look forward to – and not just on Sundays. The inspiring volunteer group are working around the clock to bring a derelict […]