The Queen’s Baton Relay came to town and started at 7.30am in Howwood, before travelling through Lochwinnoch, Kilbarchan, Johnstone, Elderslie, Linwood, Brookfield, Bridge of Weir, Houston, Langbank, Bishopton, Erskine, Inchinnan, Renfrew, Gallowhill, and finally Paisley.

Here are a selection of photos from Johnstone and the surrounding areas sent in by users of JVMB, Facebook and in the media, please send us your photos by emailing contact@jvmb.co.uk 

Claire Grogan carried the baton into Johnstone's Houston Square, Photo Credit: AP
Claire Grogan carried the baton into Johnstone’s Houston Square, Photo Credit: AP

Houston Square. Photo Credit: Pamela McInally
Scott Wilson, a Queen’s Baton carrier has his photo snapped with family and friends. Photo Credit: Pamela McInally
Scott Wilson, a Queen’s Baton carrier is being handed the baton for this trip along Johnstone High Street. Photo Credit: Pamela McInally
Photo Credit: Pamela McInally
The Queen’s Baton being carried along Johnstone High Street. Photo Credit: Pamela McInally

Video shot by Charlie McMillan

Scott Wilson reaches his destination. Photo Credit: Pamela McInally
Scott Wilson (with cousin Pamela Mcinally) who carried the Queen's baton from Houston Square to Lidi supermarket on the High street.
Scott Wilson (with cousin Pamela Mcinally) who carried the Queen’s baton from Houston Square to Lidi supermarket on the High street. Photo Credit: Pamela McInally
Katherine Clark carries the baton though Lochwinnoch. Photo Credit AP
Katherine Clark carries the baton through Lochwinnoch. Photo Credit AP
Kilted William McLeod carrying the baton through Elderslie.  Photo Credit: AP
Kilted William McLeod carrying the baton through Elderslie. Photo Credit: AP
Laura Forbes passes the baton to Gillian Brown in Brookfield. Photo Credit: AP
Laura Forbes passes the baton to Gillian Brown in Brookfield. Photo Credit: AP
Mark White carries the baton though Kilbarchan Photo Credit: AP
Mark White carries the baton through Kilbarchan Photo Credit: AP
Paisley Cenotaph. Photo Credit: Ailsa Watson
Paisley Cenotaph. Photo Credit: Ailsa Watson
Photo Credit: AlexSlaven from Paisley.org.uk /  www.facebook.com/AlexSlavenPhotography

Photo Credit: AlexSlaven from Paisley.org.uk /
Facebook.com/AlexSlavenPhotography
Queens baton celebrations at Paisley Abbey. Photo Credit: AlexSlaven from Paisley.org.uk /  www.facebook.com/AlexSlavenPhotography
Queens baton celebrations at Paisley Abbey.
Photo Credit: AlexSlaven from Paisley.org.uk /
Facebook.com/AlexSlavenPhotography
Brian McGuire at the Queens baton in Paisley Photo Credit: AlexSlaven from Paisley.org.uk /  www.facebook.com/AlexSlavenPhotography
Brian McGuire at the Queens baton in Paisley
Photo Credit: AlexSlaven from Paisley.org.uk /
Facebook.com/AlexSlavenPhotography
Queens baton celebrations at Paisley Abbey Photo Credit: AlexSlaven from Paisley.org.uk /  www.facebook.com/AlexSlavenPhotography
Queens baton celebrations at Paisley Abbey
Photo Credit: AlexSlaven from Paisley.org.uk /
Facebook.com/AlexSlavenPhotography
Entertainment in Johnstone for the Queen’s Baton Relay. Photo Credit: Gail Reid
Large crowds form in Johnstone. Photo Credit: Gail Reid
Claire Grogan hands Scott Wilson the Queen’s baton. Photo Credit: Gail Reid
Claire Grogan handing Scott Wilson the Queen’s baton. Photo Credit: Gail Reid
Another photo of Claire Grogan handing Scott Wilson the Queen’s baton. Photo Credit: Gail Reid

 

Photo Credit: Twitter / Baton Relay Official
Photo Credit: Twitter / Baton Relay Official
Photo Credit: Twitter / Baton Relay Official
Photo Credit: Twitter / Baton Relay Official
Photo Credit: Simon Dedman
Photo Credit: Simon Dedman