Renfrewshire


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Renfrewshire

(ˈrɛnfruːʃɪə; -ʃə)
n
1. (Placename) a council area of W central Scotland, on the River Clyde W of Glasgow: corresponds to part of the historical county of Renfrewshire; part of Strathclyde region from 1975 to 1996: agricultural and residential, with clothing and manufacturing industries in Paisley. Administrative centre: Paisley. Pop: 170 980 (2003 est). Area: 261 sq km (101 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a former county of W central Scotland, on the Firth of Clyde: became part of Strathclyde region in 1975; now covered by the council areas of Renfrewshire, East Renfrewshire, and Inverclyde
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We will continue to look at all innovative ways of repairing and resurfacing roads in Renfrewshire, and have already committed to this by agreeing to research how using plastic materials for roads could be a possible solution.
RENFREWSHIRE COUNCIL ROAD TRAFFIC ACTS THE ROAD TRAFFIC (VEHICLE EMISSIONS) (FIXED PENALTY) (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2003/212 NOTICE OF DESIGNATION The Scottish Ministers have named Renfrewshire Council as a designated local authority in terms of The Road Traffic (Vehicle Emission) (Fixed Penalty) (Scotland) Regulations 2003/212 (the Regulations), to help Renfrewshire Council manage the quality of the air within its area.
Renfrewshire councillors have voted to progress with plans to create the zone in the angle of the M8 and Abbotsinch Road to the west of the airport.
But Renfrewshire Council insisted it simply wanted to resolve the neighbourhood dispute amicably.
Arthur Bell, 44, has been absent from his PE post at St Brendan's Secondary in Linwood, Renfrewshire, for 18 months.
I attended a presentation for the project organised by the Glasgow Airport Initiative whose members included Renfrewshire Enterprise and West of Scotland Chamber of Commerce.
Arts chiefs have announced a PS5million boost for street parties and festivals across Renfrewshire.
The Scottish Ministers have named Renfrewshire Council as a designated local authority in terms of The Road Traffic (Vehicle V Emission) (Fixed penalty) (Scotland) Regulations 2003/212 (the Regulations), to help Renfrewshire Council manage the quality of the air within its area.
Schemes to get people into work in Renfrewshire have been hailed as the best performing in the country.
Renfrewshire Council requires a back- up contractor for the hire of scaffold and aluminium towers to support the maintenance and repairs to tenanted and operational properties within the Renfrewshire.
RENFREWSHIRE COUNCIL ROAD RO TRAFFIC ACTS THE ROAD RO TRAFFIC (Vehicle EmissionS) (Fixed Penalty) LTY) LT (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS REGULA 2003/212 NOTICE OF DESIGNATION NATION NA The Scottish Ministers have named RENFREWSHIRE COUNCIL as a designated local authority in terms of The Road Traffic (Vehicle V Emission) (Fixed Penalty) (Scotland) REGULATIONS 2003/212 (the REGULATIONS), to help RENFREWSHIRE COUNCIL manage the quality of the air within its area.
Police Scotland's Renfrewshire Division welcomed 11 new probationary officers as they started their careers in uniform.