Elizabeth Alexander and Councillor John Shaw

Renfrewshire Food Bank launches donations appeal after introduction of Universal Credit

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Renfrewshire Food Bank has issued a plea for donations to help people who are struggling following the introduction of Universal Credit. Universal Credit was introduced in Renfrewshire in September 2018. Administered by the UK Government’s…
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Strictly Come Prancing is coming!

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On Friday 15th March, fourteen couples will go head to head for charity, as St. Vincent’s Hospice presents their annual Strictly Come Prancing event at the five star Ingliston Country Club and Hotel. Now in its eighth year, the hugely…
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Extra food bank funds agreed after introduction of Universal Credit

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Renfrewshire Councillors have approved £30,000 funding to Renfrewshire Food Bank to reduce the impact of Universal Credit. The proposals to give the food bank the money over a three year period were agreed at a meeting…
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Pirates’ netminder John Russell achieved a 21 save shut out as he helped his club to a narrow, but crucial, win at North Ayr on Saturday. While the game was short in terms of goals, it was not without incident. In a tight opening session,…
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Johnstone set to get festive this weekend

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Johnstone will officially mark the start of the festive season as the Christmas lights in the town are switched on this weekend.   Saturday (1 Dec) will see Houstoun Square transformed in to a winter wonderland with…


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Thousands turned out for an afternoon full of festive cheer as the new Renfrew Christmas lights were switched on for the first time. There was fun for all the family with entertainment put on in the town centre designed to get everyone…


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Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, is scheduled to go head to head with Robert Skillen, the disgraced director of the now liquidated company HELMS. Skillen and HELMS are accused of miss-selling thousands of solar panels…

After 50 years, George is perfectly entitled to blow his own trumpet

George Mullin has been playing with Renfrew Burgh Band since he was 14, performing under at least 15 musical directors in that time.

Mirren Business Centres Opportunities

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Three brand new offices at Mirren Business Centres, Renfrew Road, Paisley (just off M8 Jct 27 / near Glasgow Airport).  Freshly decorated, newly carpeted, bright and modern first floor offices including car parking for rent at Mirren Court…

Football ace Nade cleared of abuse

FORMER Hearts striker Christian Nade broke down in the dock at court as he was cleared of foul play over the break-up of his relationship.