Johnstone Community Policing Sergeant Alan Mack retires after 30 years as a Police Officer
Congratulations to Sergeant Alan Mack who has retired after 30 years. Read more
Laptop stolen from a building site in Johnstone
A laptop has been stolen from a building site in Johnstone. Read more
Police trace Johnstone man Mark Thomson who breached his curfew
UPDATE: Police Scotland: Mark Thomson ,24 who had been missing from the Johnstone area since Wednesday 4th July 2018 has now been traced within the Johnstone area. Police Scotland are appealing for information regarding the whereabouts or movements of 24-year-old Mark Thomson who has breached a curfew. Officers have... Read more
Renfrewshire Boxing Ladies raise £1,000 for Rape Crisis Scotland
A ladies boxing class has raised around £1,000 for a national charity during a funday to celebrate 100 years of Woman’s suffrage. Read more
Quantity of heroin and cocaine recovered from homes in Gallowhill, Foxbar and Johnstone
Police Scotland have recovered a quantity of heroin and cocaine with a street value of £1200 from a number of homes in Renfrewshire. Read more
Renfrewshire schools see improvements two years after area becomes an Attainment Challenge authority
Schools across Renfrewshire are recording improvements in pupil’s reading, writing and numeracy skills thanks to the innovative projects introduced as part of the Scottish Government’s Attainment Challenge. Read more
Johnstone female boxing class to hold a Woman’s suffrage celebration and fundraising day
A Johnstone female boxing class is holding a fundraising session tomorrow. Read more
Thousands to take part in a public procession in Johnstone on Saturday
Johnstone will see road closures for several hours on Saturday, including the busy High Street, as a parade takes place involving thousands of marchers. Read more
Online survey and drop-in sessions arranged for proposed changes to parking in Johnstone and Renfrew
Renfrewshire Council has arranged two drop-in sessions regarding the proposed changes to parking in Johnstone and Renfrew. Read more
St Anthony’s Primary School scores top marks in inspection
A primary school voted the first Scottish recipient of UK Literacy School of the Year has been given a glowing report by inspectors. Read more