St Anthony’s Primary School announced as first Scottish title holder of UKLA Literacy School of the Year
An ‘inspirational’ Renfrewshire primary school has been named as Literacy School of the Year. Read more
What shops are going into the new retail buildings at Paton’s Mill, Johnstone
Johnstone is set to benefit from a jobs boost as new stores prepare to open up this summer. Read more
First of five airspace consultation drop-in sessions gets underway at Glasgow airport
The first of five drop-in sessions to give people the opportunity to learn more about the 13-week public consultation on airspace change proposals will take place at the airport today. Read more
Woman threatened during ‘terrifying’ robbery at a Chinese takeaway in Johnstone
A worker has been threatened during a ‘terrifying’ armed robbery at a Johnstone Chinese takeaway. Read more
Work starts on new footpath connection to St Vincent’s Hospice
Following an announcement in December, work has now begun on a new public footpath to improve access to St. Vincent’s Hospice by connecting Beith Road and Midton Road. Read more
Speeding significantly reduced on Beith Road, Johnstone since fixed speed camera was introduced
A fixed speed camera installed on Beith Road in Johnstone has significantly reduced speeding on that stretch of road, statistics show. Read more
Council signs off on St Anthony’s refurbishment and St John Ogilvie new classroom extension
Two Renfrewshire schools will undergo improvements in Spring after the go ahead was granted at a recent Council meeting. Read more
Help trace relatives of Johnstone man Allan Warren who passed away last year
Police Scotland have appealed for assistance from members of the public to help trace relatives of a 67-year-old man from Johnstone who died in November 2017. Read more
Free public wifi in outdoor locations now up and running in Johnstone Town Centre
Johnstone is the first town centre in Renfrewshire to get free, public wifi in outdoor locations. Read more
Public Meeting: Tuesday 6pm – Closure of Johnstone Castle Learning Centre and youth groups
The board of directors of Johnstone Castle Learning Centre (JCLC) have arranged a public meeting on Tuesday 23rd January 2018 in Johnstone Castle Community Centre at 6pm. Read more