Renfrewshire Council will close at 2:30 pm on Friday 22 December 2023 and will open again at 8:45 am on Thursday 4 January 2024. However, all essential services will continue to operate.

Further details, including information on key service areas such as bin collections, leisure centre opening times and social work services, along with emergency contact numbers, can be found on the Renfrewshire Council website.

Ralston Community Council’s Christmas newsletter has been delivered to homes across Ralston.
In the newsletter you will find:
– Update from Ralston Community Council
– Information about Ralston in Bloom
– Information about Ralston activity classes
– Update from St Mark’s Church
– Update from Friends of Barshaw Park
– A delicious Christmas recipe
– Fun activities for kids (of all ages).

An electronic version is available on the website.

We are delighted to announce that you can now enrol in our third round of activity classes, starting in the new year.

The following classes are being held:

You can enrol for classes using this link:

Each class costs £30 for the 10-week program, which you will pay when you attend the first class. We thank National Lottery Community Funding for subsidising the classes.

All classes will take place in Ralston Community Sports Centre on Penilee Road (except Zumba on Wednesday evenings, which will take place in Ralston Community Centre, Allanton Avenue).

Classes are only open to residents of Ralston over 18 years of age.

If you have any questions, please email us at: