Renfrewshire’s next energy and environmental expert receives boost to industry success
A 22-year-old student from Houston has been awarded a prestigious scholarship which will help him pave his way to becoming an expert in the energy and environmental sectors. Read more
Pupils across Renfrewshire shine a light on respect awareness campaign
Pupils in Renfrewshire are learning what respect means to them and their peers as primary and secondary schools joined in a national awareness campaign – “All Different, All Equal”. Read more
Remembrance Sunday 2017 service times across Renfrewshire
Communities across Renfrewshire are preparing for a weekend of remembrance as the area pays tribute to those lost in service with the Armed Forces. Read more
Blooming great community group in Houston plants 20,000 spring bulbs in 8 days
Community group Bee Happy Houston has completed the planting of 20,000 spring bulbs around the village – in eight days. Read more
Terry The Teacake sent into space from Houston bowling green
The Glasgow Glasgow Science Centre has successfully sent a Tunnock’s teacake into space. Read more
Local Community Police officers from Johnstone hold kids football tournament
Local Community Police officers from Johnstone Police Office have held a football tournament for primary school kids on Friday 29th September 2017 at the ONYX sport centre in Linwood. Read more
Thousands are raised for St Vincent’s Hospice during a Cyclathon in Houston
A group of cyclists have raised thousands for a local charity during a Cyclathon in Houston. Read more
Kilbarchan AAC win Trust Inn Trophy
There was a record turnout of over 100 teams who took part in the George Cummings Road Relays at Houston last Saturday. Read more
Police spend the day patrolling Johnstone  & the Villages Cycle Tracks as part of an awareness day
Rural Community Policing Officers PC Reid and PC O’Hanlon along with partners from Renfrewshire’s Council Community Wardens, Dog Warden and Unpaid Workers Team spent the day patrolling Johnstone cycle paths. Read more
St Vincent’s Hospice bowled over by Bowling Club fundraiser
A bowling club in Houston has raised money for St Vincent’s Hospice with their Annual Charity Day and Ladies bowls competition. Read more