Work starts on new homes at former St Cuthbert’s High school site
A leading housebuilder has begun work on a £13 million housing scheme at a former school site in Johnstone. Read more
SNP candidate Tom Arthur launches Renfrewshire South election campaign
Barrhead musician and businessman Tom Arthur kicked off his Holyrood election campaign with a public meeting in Johnstone. Read more
Police have seized a ‘substantial quantity’ of class A and class B drugs from a flat in Johnstone. Read more
A 19-year-old male appeared at Paisley Sheriff Court on Wednesday on allegations of assault and robbery of an elderly female from the Johnstone area. Read more
Local MP Congratulates Jodie Campbell for organising a free Christmas lunch for 196 people
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, met with local volunteer Jodie Campbell to personally congratulate and thank her for organising a lunch for people who otherwise would have spent Christmas day on their own. Read more
Police Scotland has reported that a number of vehicles being broken into on Tuesday in the Johnstone and Renfrew areas. Read more
Police Scotland were called out to Elderslie after they received reports of people acting suspiciously. Read more
Residents of Johnstone Castle area wanted for tenants and residents association
Renfrewshire Council has issued a call for tenants in the Johnstone Castle area to join the local tenants and residents association. Read more
Johnstone Castle Christmas party on Tuesday
There will be a Christmas Party at Johnstone Castle Community Centre next Tuesday. Read more
Primary schools to target thoughtless drivers
Renfrewshire’s primary schools are taking part in a campaign to improve children’s safety going to and from school. Read more