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Historic former ward at Dykebar Hospital gutted by fire

2 Sep 2015 17:30

AN historic 'at risk' building has been completely destroyed by a devastating fire.

Parents’ plea to save breakfast clubs

2 Sep 2015 17:30Sean Rooney

PARENTS at Barrhead schools are banding together to try and save school breakfast clubs.

Uplawmoor Hotel moves up in the world

2 Sep 2015 16:30

LOCAL hotels have been hailed for their world class customer service with a special award.

Rocco’s in for a treat after Pet Idol success

2 Sep 2015 14:30

CHEEKY Staffordshire bull terrier, Rocco, has scooped the top prize in the Barrhead News Pet Idol competition.

Council cat scanners to hit Barrhead streets

2 Sep 2015 12:30Sean Rooney

STREET cleaners are to carry scanners to check whether cats that have been knocked down are microchipped.

Biogas plant plans given a spark of life

2 Sep 2015 11:00Sean Rooney

COUNCILLORS approved a lease for a biogas plant near Barrhead in a meeting closed to the public and press last week.

Read all about it: Delivery job up for grabs

2 Sep 2015 10:55

Barrhead man accused of rape

2 Sep 2015 09:50

Violent incidents in East Ren schools have doubled

2 Sep 2015 07:15

Holyrood committee will gather in Paisley

1 Sep 2015 17:00

In this week's Barrhead News

1 Sep 2015 16:00

Consultation has just weeks left to run

1 Sep 2015 16:00

Brave Chris walks tall battling stigma of mental health

1 Sep 2015 14:00

Housing development bags prestigious award

1 Sep 2015 13:00

Troubled council service suffers delay

1 Sep 2015 11:10Sean Rooney

Provisional date set for Barrhead Christmas event

28 Aug 2015 14:30Sean Rooney

Arthurlie Park is safe bet for primary pupils

28 Aug 2015 12:30

Sharp Barrhead OAP outwits devious bogus callers

28 Aug 2015 11:00Sean Rooney

‘Wheelie’ big changes to overhaul trash plan

28 Aug 2015 09:20Sean Rooney

Wife tells of abuse ordeal in attempt to help others

27 Aug 2015 11:00Sean Rooney

Barrhead police weed out £20k dope factory

27 Aug 2015 09:30Sean Rooney

Leader hits out after papers ‘leaked’ to press

26 Aug 2015 17:30Sean Rooney

Tory calls for East Renfrewshire leader to quit

26 Aug 2015 15:30Sean Rooney

Barrhead MP hosts public surgery tomorrow

26 Aug 2015 14:30

Mixed response to Barrhead watersports plan

26 Aug 2015 12:15

Birthday wishes to Barrhead's special girl

26 Aug 2015 11:00Sean Rooney

Impartial TV


Arthurlie press on in the transfer market

2 Sep 2015 08:30Craig Ritchie

IT may have been transfer deadline day in the seniors on Tuesday, but there have been a number of comings and goings at Arthurlie over the past week.

Arthurlie get league season off to a flyer

2 Sep 2015 08:15

Irvine Meadow 0-1 Arthurlie

Caldwell GC crown championship winners

28 Aug 2015 12:15Craig Ritchie

IT has been all systems go at Caldwell Golf Club in recent weeks as golfers take to the fairways to battle it out for the club championships.

Webster signs for St Mirren

28 Aug 2015 10:00Craig Ritchie

FORMER Hearts and Dundee United defender Andy Webster has agreed a two-year contract with St Mirren.

Murray looks to delve into the transfer market

28 Aug 2015 08:30Craig Ritchie

ST MIRREN boss Ian Murray insists he will press on in the transfer market following the loan signing of Aberdeen striker Lawrence Shankland.

Downs urges Arthurlie to push on this season

27 Aug 2015 09:30Craig Ritchie

Carswell calls on St Mirren to shine

27 Aug 2015 09:25Craig Ritchie

St Mirren 2-3 Livingston: Saints crash out the League Cup

26 Aug 2015 08:30Craig Ritchie

Neilston crushed by ruthless Pollok

26 Aug 2015 08:25

Arthurlie see off Benburb to head into new season on a high

26 Aug 2015 08:25

Fishing latest from John Milne

23 Aug 2015 09:30

Waddell departs Arthurlie for Dumbarton role

21 Aug 2015 08:30Craig Ritchie

St Mirren draw Dunfermline in Petrofac Training Cup

20 Aug 2015 14:45

St Mirren boss targets derby bragging rights

20 Aug 2015 08:45Craig Ritchie

Arthurlie get the better of Dumbarton young guns

19 Aug 2015 09:30

Fishing latest from John Milne

10 Aug 2015 09:30

Fereneze golfer falls short in Stroke Play Championship

9 Aug 2015 09:30Craig Ritchie

Neilston Senior Fours reach the final of the Nationals

9 Aug 2015 09:30Craig Ritchie

Arthurlie and Pollok to contest Joseph S Marshall Trophy

8 Aug 2015 09:30Craig Ritchie


Kirsten Oswald — Your local MP’s Westminster Diaries

1 Sep 2015 11:10

MY first 100 days as an MP have been incredibly busy, but incredibly rewarding too. I am delighted so many people have taken the time to get in touch to tell me about their issues and concerns.

MSP Hugh Henry: Police Scotland's reputation is 'tarnished'

2 Aug 2015 12:30

In his latest column in the Barrhead News, Hugh Henry MSP repeats his call for Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stands down after a serious of controversies.

Kirsten Oswald — Your local MP’s Westminster Diaries

31 Jul 2015 08:45

In her latest column in the Barrhead News, MP Kirsten Oswald reflects on recent events at Westminster including the Tories' controversial EVEL proposals.

Maxwell inspired by Trussell Trust volunteers

27 Jul 2015 16:45

In his latest column in the Barrhead News, MSP Stewart Maxwell describes an inspiring encounter with local volunteers.

See the person, not the disability

8 Apr 2015 14:49

I used to work for the Scottish consortium for learning disability (SCLD) where I travelled over Scotland to give presentations at different organisations ,such as the Scottish government and the national autistic society, about obstacles and stigma I experienced in my own journey getting in to employment. Having a learning disability myself I am able to share my thoughts and experience on facing these issues head on. I share that having a job makes you feel good, and a place where you can make new friends.

A caring point of view

6 Apr 2015 08:45

A note from the News

8 Feb 2015 13:00

Aiming a kick at the political football

1 Feb 2015 13:30

A note from the News

1 Feb 2015 11:45Graham Mann

A note from the News

25 Jan 2015 11:30

See the person, not the disability

24 Jan 2015 13:30

A Conservative point of view...

24 Jan 2015 11:30

A note from the News

18 Jan 2015 09:30

Worthy praise for our volunteers

17 Jan 2015 11:30

Your man at the Scottish Parliament

17 Jan 2015 09:30

What's On

Film and comic fever takes over at Braehead

21 Aug 2015 11:30

Film & Comic Con Glasgow (formerly Collectormania Glasgow) will be taking over the Braehead Arena this weekend.

Lego robots coming to Paisley

14 Aug 2015 09:35

CREATIVE youngsters are in for a treat as Lego robotics sessions will take place in Paisley.

Talented Ralston rocker is now a real 'Goon' kid

6 Aug 2015 11:30

A TALENTED singer/songwriter is hitting all the right notes as he celebrates one year with funk/rock band, Goon and the Kings.

Little Mix announce UK tour

5 Aug 2015 16:21

THE world’s biggest girl group have announced a major UK and Ireland arena tour for March 2016.

Beer festival to tempt the tastebuds

5 Aug 2015 16:20

GIFFNOCK is set to host its first beer festival in the GHA Rugby Club.

Holywood babe returns to silverscreen

5 Aug 2015 16:10

Inchinnan Annual Flower Show about to blossom

5 Aug 2015 15:16

Winter wonderland on the way to Braehead

5 Aug 2015 15:15

World's best gymnasts heading to Glasgow

2 Aug 2015 11:50

Tune up for a Frozen sing-a-long

2 Aug 2015 11:45

Glastonbury headliner returns to the road

2 Aug 2015 11:40

Amy Winehouse story hits the big screen

2 Aug 2015 11:35

Indie rock stars Idlewild set for Spree festival

2 Aug 2015 11:30

X Factor star on a Quest 4 Talent

16 Apr 2015 14:13

Games jobs gift just keeps giving

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