19 Nov 2014 14:00 • Rory Cassidy

Shock over possible relocation of Johnstone facility

A CONTROVERSIAL recycling plant in Johnstone could soon relocate almost two years after it went up in flames.


14 Nov 2014 12:00

Teen’s shock at fine for dropping her bus ticket

A TEENAGER has told of her shock in being given an £80 fine — after accidentally dropping a bus ticket in the street.


14 Nov 2014 09:00 • Lisa Boyle

Danger of one punch

A JOHNSTONE man who was left fighting for his life after a one-punch attack now suffers from epilepsy as a result of the trauma.


13 Nov 2014 11:30

Poorly otter found in Johnstone

A POORLY young otter found in a Johnstone garden is recovering in the Scottish SPCA’s care.


12 Nov 2014 16:00

Johnstone railway station car park

RAILWAY bosses are steaming ahead with plans for a brand new car park at Johnstone Railway Station.


12 Nov 2014 14:00 • Lisa Boyle

Non-smokin’ Joe KOs deadly cigarette habit

PUFFING on a cigarette was once the only thing that made Joe Callery feel like he fitted in with the crowd.


12 Nov 2014 10:00

Teen’s shock at fine for dropping her bus ticket

A TEENAGER has told of her shock in being given an £80 fine — after claiming to have accidentally dropped her bus ticket in the street.


12 Nov 2014 10:00

Mum says not proven verdict is a 'disgrace'

A GRIEVING mother has hit out after the man who admitted killing her son walked free from court.


11 Nov 2014 15:48

Co-op staff raise cash for local hospice

KIND-HEARTED staff and customers at the Cooperative in Johnstone have raised £1,430 for local patients and families being cared for by St Vincent’s Hospice.


11 Nov 2014 14:30

Communities pay tribute to fallen heroes

COMMUNITIES across Renfrewshire have gathered at a number of touching services to mark Remembrance Sunday.


11 Nov 2014 10:30

Breaking: Airport worker's taunts over Clutha tragedy

A TWISTED airport worker taunted police four days after the Clutha helicopter disaster — jeering: “Your helicopter pilot’s no got a parachute and all your police pals are dead.”


10 Nov 2014 13:30

Thieves strike when security guard nods off

SNEAKY thieves stole hundreds of pounds worth of cabling at Johnstone Town Hall when a sleepy security guard nodded off.


7 Nov 2014 15:00 • Rory Cassidy

It’s time for a history lesson on church clock

A Renfrewshire councillor is capitalising on it being the week of Hallowe’en by trying to educate our county’s children.


6 Nov 2014 15:30

Breaking: Fruit shop seller convicted of rape

A SEX beast has been convicted of raping a 14-year-old girl and abusing five other girls over a 19-year period.


6 Nov 2014 14:00

Tributes paid to much-loved priest

A FOND farewell and loving tributes have poured in for a former Jonstone parish priest this week.


31 Oct 2014 09:00 • Craig Ritchie

Football initiative is hitting the target in Johnstone

PARENTS and children are bonding together at a new football initiative in Johnstone.


22 Oct 2014 13:30 • Lisa Boyle

Johnstone Co-op has no plan to relocate to charity unit

FAINT hopes that Co-op will be relocating to another unit in Johnstone town centre have finally been laid to rest.


6 Oct 2014 14:30

Horror as 'tiger' spotted in Johnstone

WAKING up to find a tiger roaming around outside your house is enough to send most people into a fit of terror.


3 Oct 2014 15:12

Manhunt for sick sex attacker

A MANHUNT is currently under way after a young woman was raped in broad daylight in Johnstone.


16 Sep 2014 15:13

Mystery man donates to little Riley

A MYSTERY Johnstone man has donated £1,000 to help buy a toddler a bespoke bike which could help him walk.


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