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Renfrewshire community programme: 10 years improving young lives

An award-winning youth programme has celebrated ten years of making a difference in Renfrewshire. Street Stuff is a diversionary programme that has had a …

New community bus service launched in Renfrewshire

A community bus service has been set up in Renfrewshire to help tackle social isolation and loneliness in older adults.   Renfrewshire Council’s Health and …

Glasgow retailers support Cup Movement to tackle single-use waste

The Cup Movement initiative which was first introduced in January has now came to two of Glasgow’s biggest retail outlets to allow for single-use cups to be …

China moves towards ending animal-testing for cosmetics

The Chinese government have announced that the law that made animal testing compulsory will finally be lifted for all cosmetic brands by 2020.  The beauty …

Scotland lights up blue for World Parkinson’s Day

Today Scotland marks World Parkinson’s Day by lighting up more than 70 landmarks in blue to help raise awareness of the condition that affects 12,400 …

Renfrewshire MSYPs elected with highest average votes per constituency in Scotland

Thousands of young people across Renfrewshire have selected their new members of the Scottish Youth Parliament (MSYPs) in the Scottish Youth Parliament …

Michel Barnier says it’s time for UK to take responsibility for Brexit

The European Union’s Chief Negotiator has ruled out the possibility of a separate citizens’ rights stand-alone treaty as he says it’s ‘time for UK to …

Concert for Caring back in Glasgow to celebrate unpaid carers

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall will host a concert dedicated to celebrating carers in Scotland. The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE) are …

Renfrewshire kids help launch month long Big Spring Clean

More than 500 pupils across 16 schools in Renfrewshire have taken part in the Big Spring Clean, helping to clean up their local area.  Run by the Team …

Classroom assistants excel in learning programme supporting pupil development

A partnership with experts at the University of Strathclyde could mean classroom assistants across schools in Renfrewshire are better equipped to support pupil …