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31 Aug 2015 10:30

Crowds gather to pay tribute to Scottish icon

HUNDREDS gathered in Johnstone to take part in a parade for the 2015 Wallace Day commemoration.
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27 Aug 2015 09:40 • Lisa Boyle

Town Hall is perfect backdrop for Johnstone newlyweds

THIS glowing couple made history at the weekend by becoming the first two people to tie the knot in a full wedding ceremony at Johnstone Town Hall.
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26 Aug 2015 11:10 • Lisa Boyle

Shop owners in limbo over demolition plans

BRASSED off business owners say they are stuck in limbo as they await timescales for the demolition of a stretch of eyesore shops.
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25 Aug 2015 12:30 • Lisa Boyle

Johnstone man spots naughty sign blunder

AN eagle-eyed Johnstone man spotted a Gaelic sign which welcomed visitors with the words 'Penis Island.'
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25 Aug 2015 12:30

New dance studio for Johnstone pupils

A RARELY used corner of Johnstone High School is set to be transformed into a modern dance studio.
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25 Aug 2015 09:00 • Lisa Boyle

MP praises Johnstone Pipe Band after major win

MP Gavin Newlands has congratulated Johnstone Pipe Band players after they celebrated the most successful year in their history.
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25 Aug 2015 08:51 • Lisa Boyle

Sick thieves steal nursery toys

A JOHNSTONE nursery has been targeted by thieves who broke in and stole a computer console and laptop.
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21 Aug 2015 15:00

Debut show comes to Johnstone Town Hall

THE new £14.5 million Johnstone Town Hall will raise the curtain on its first ever musical production.
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21 Aug 2015 13:30

Town centre traffic dispute rumbles on

A CAMPAIGN has been launched to prevent a one-way traffic system in Johnstone from being given the green light.
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20 Aug 2015 16:30 • Graham Mann

Red alert as Johnstone celebrates annual rally

THE sight of a fire engine racing through town normally raises alarm.
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18 Aug 2015 11:30 • Lisa Boyle

Two men attacked by duo in Johnstone

DETECTIVES are appealing for witnesses after two men were seriously assaulted in Johnstone.
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13 Aug 2015 11:00 • Lisa Boyle

New term, new start at Johnstone High

A SCANDAL-HIT high school is starting a new term and a new chapter after education bosses introduced a new management structure.
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13 Aug 2015 08:20

Spateston shops plan falls behind schedule

Works to improve a run-down shopping complex in Johnstone will not be completed for another two months.
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12 Aug 2015 13:24

Hundreds to gather in memory of William Wallace

MORE than 500 people are expected to gather in Johnstone to take part in a parade for the 2015 Wallace Day commemoration.
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10 Aug 2015 09:30

Johnstone revs up for fire engine rally

THOUSANDS of people are expected to flock to Johnstone this weekend when the annual fire engine rally returns to the town.
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7 Aug 2015 14:15

Johnstone armed robber jailed

A KNIFE-wielding thug who was caught on camera when he tried to rob a Johnstone newsagent has been jailed.
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5 Aug 2015 15:30

Johnstone couple subjected to terrifying ordeal by sick intruder

Police have welcomed the sentence handed down to a masked raider who took part in a terrifying robbery on a Johnstone couple.
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5 Aug 2015 13:30

Johnstone dad spat on mother-in-law

An irate father lost the plot when he was denied access to his children, scaled a drainpipe to get into his ex’s flat and then spat in the face of his pensioner mother-in-law.
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31 Jul 2015 16:12

Wedding guest got behind the wheel drunk - for a McDonald's

A STARVING wedding guest was so desperate for food she got behind the wheel while five-and-a-half times the drink-drive limit - and drove to a McDonald's drive thru.
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29 Jul 2015 11:15 • Rory Cassidy

Johnstone mum subjected to son’s sick savagery

A JOHNSTONE mum has told of her shock after being subjected to a savage unprovoked attack — at the hands of her own son.
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29 Jul 2015 08:30 • Lisa Boyle

New Johnstone facility fails to end parking row

LAZY drivers are continuing to cause misery for residents by hogging spaces in the street — despite a new parking facility being opened round the corner.
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28 Jul 2015 15:18 • Lisa Boyle

Road blocked off in Johnstone after bus collision

A MUM and her daughter had to be rescued from their car after a collision with a bus this morning.
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20 Jul 2015 15:30

Johnstone garage gangsters found guilty

TWO crooks who stored drugs in a Johnstone garage have been found guilty of their involvement with organised crime.
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16 Jul 2015 15:00

Cops hunt car fire thugs in Johnstone

DETECTIVES are appealing for witnesses after three cars were deliberately set on fire in Johnstone this morning (Thursday).
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14 Jul 2015 15:30 • Lisa Boyle

Man stole scratchcards during disturbance

POLICE are hunting a thug who smashed through a bookies in Johnstone — before making off with scratchcards.
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