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

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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 […]

Fashionistas jump into a bath of kiddies play pit balls

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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. […]

Glasgow Airport FlightPath Fund £25,000 lump sum award

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– 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 […]

Massive Baby Shark Dance in shopping mall will raise money for children’s hospice charity

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A MASS Baby Shark Dance is being staged in one of Scotland’s biggest shopping centres. Children’s Hospices Across Scotland – better known as CHAS – has teamed up with intu Braehead to hold the giant fundraising event after the Baby Shark Dance became a global phenomenon with more than 1.6 BILLION views on YouTube. Now […]

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

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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 […]

Renfrewshire ready to support residents with Universal Credit

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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 […]