Families First service faces cuts as funding for Johnstone, Foxbar and Gallowhill is set to end
A vital service for families across Renfrewshire is at risk after funding for three areas is set to end in March 2018. Read more
Technology star’s IT skills shine bright at Corseford
A tenacious teenager who lives with the challenges of cerebral palsy has learned to type freely for the first time using specialist equipment at her school in Johnstone. Read more
Phase one of Renfrewshire’s free public wifi complete, roll-out to begin in Johnstone
A project to bring free, public wifi to Paisley, Johnstone and Renfrew town centres is complete. Read more
Renfrewshire pupils go bananas for energy during E.ON’s Creative Conductors workshops
Pupils at Renfrewshire primary schools made sweet music during interactive workshops which saw them use anything from bananas to plasticine and high-fives to make circuits that enabled them to create instruments and play music via their computers. Read more
Johnstone Christmas lights switch on this Saturday
Johnstone is getting into the festive spirit with the countdown to the Christmas Lights Switch On. 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
Council to carry out impact assessment for new Johnstone and Renfrew parking changes
Renfrewshire Council is to carry out an impact assessment for new parking changes that are to be introduced in Paisley, Renfrew and Johnstone. Read more
Johnstone Business Consortium to launch a petition over new parking charges
Johnstone Business Consortium (JBC) has held a meeting which discussed proposed parking charges that could be implemented in Johnstone. Read more
Festive Arts and Crafts Fair is going to be a cracker
Santa and his elves are being a crafty lot this Christmas if a special event at Johnstone Town Hall this weekend is anything to go by. Read more
Renfrewshire marks Remembrance Sunday with services across our Towns and Villages
Towns and Villages across Renfrewshire have paid their respects to the Armed Forces at a series of remembrance services across the area. Read more