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Local celeb joins Ardrossan out of school club's summer fun

30 Aug 2015 07:00

SCALLYWAGS Out of School have had a great summer, with all the kids enjoying a fantastic time. 

West Kilbride windfarm application to be knocked back?

29 Aug 2015 19:00Douglas Coulter

COUNCIL planning officers have recommended an application to build a new windfarm near West Kilbride gets the thumbs down.

Pensioner tagged after OAP's tragic road death in Stevenston

29 Aug 2015 16:00Court Reporter

A PENSIONER who admitted causing the death of a woman through careless driving has been given a tagging order.

Golfer's amazing triumph with two holes in one

29 Aug 2015 07:00

IT WAS doubles all round for Arran golfer Ewan McKinnon when he defied odds of 67 million to 1 to claim two holes in one – in the same round!

Major overhaul to enhance moorings

28 Aug 2015 19:00Douglas Coulter

An ambitious programme to improve mooring facilities on Arran is due to get underway this month, giving a boost to boating enthusiasts.

No reprieve for the last bank in town

28 Aug 2015 16:00Douglas Coulter

RBS bosses insist West Kilbride’s last bank is to close, despite an intervention by MP Patricia Gibson.

VIDEO: Police recreate tragic moment when murdered Saltcoats OAP was found dead

28 Aug 2015 13:00Douglas Coulter

Plan's for country's first Foodbank Supermarket

28 Aug 2015 13:00Lisa Hodge

Man banned from driving for four years

28 Aug 2015 10:00Ciaran Shanks

Boxing with Ciaran Shanks

28 Aug 2015 09:30

Man jumped and attacked while walking his dog

28 Aug 2015 07:00

Embezzler gets unpaid work

27 Aug 2015 19:00Court Reporter

Silicon Valley trip is a 'dream' come true

27 Aug 2015 16:00Paul Fisher

Raging footie fan becomes a world-wide hit after rant

27 Aug 2015 13:00Douglas Coulter

Obituary: Sheena Thomson

27 Aug 2015 10:00Stewart McConnell

Taking the chop for little princesses

27 Aug 2015 07:00

SNP's 2016 candidate for Cunninghame South announced

26 Aug 2015 18:30Douglas Coulter

Police appeal over man near Saltcoats murder scene

26 Aug 2015 11:30Douglas Coulter

Elderly Beith couple endure 12 years of flooding

24 Aug 2015 07:00Paul Fisher

Kilwinning man to be sentenced for punching his wife in the face

23 Aug 2015 19:00Ciaran Shanks

Murder hunt after death of Saltcoats OAP

23 Aug 2015 16:30Douglas Coulter

Conservative candidate for Cunninghame North announced

23 Aug 2015 16:00Douglas Coulter

Ayrshire College votes to go smoke free

23 Aug 2015 07:00

Underage booze crackdown in Beith

22 Aug 2015 19:00Paul Fisher

Stevenston wrestler steps up for Celtic legend's cancer charity

22 Aug 2015 16:00Douglas Coulter

Bunnies abandoned in Kilwinning

22 Aug 2015 13:00


National challenge for North Ayrshire Athletics Club

30 Aug 2015 09:30

A STRONG contingent from North Ayrshire Athletics Club made their way to Grangemouth at the weekend to take part in the pinnacle of the Scottish Track and Field season.

Irvine seal survival

29 Aug 2015 09:30

JUBILANT Irvine skipper Stuart McCallum saluted his team as assured survival in the Western First Division with a battling performance.

Kicktalk Reboot... Ardagh Cup quarter finals AUDIO

27 Aug 2015 19:30

Midweek Junior football round-up

Meadow are Marymass masters again

27 Aug 2015 09:30

ONE-man wrecking crew Gary McCann broke Vics’ spirit in an enthralling Marymass Derby at sun-soaked Victoria Park on Friday. The wing wizard notched two goals and set up another one as favourites Meadow came from behind to topple their Irvine rivals and retain the customary bragging rights for another year.

Easy win for Irvine

26 Aug 2015 09:30

THE Shows were in town and the best show was at Marress last Saturday where Irvine welcomed the visit of Cambuslang.

Buffs seal last gasp win

26 Aug 2015 09:30

Kicktalk Reboot... Largs Thistle v Beith AUDIO

22 Aug 2015 22:30

Kicktalk Reboot .. Irvine Vics v Irvine Meadow, Kilwinning v Winton AUDIO

22 Aug 2015 16:30

Rivals square up for derby show

21 Aug 2015 09:30

Point taken by Killie

20 Aug 2015 09:30

Midweek Junior football kicktalk AUDIO

20 Aug 2015 00:23

Winton well beaten by Largs

19 Aug 2015 09:30

Island adventure for Wheelers

16 Aug 2015 09:30

Kicktalk Reboot AUDIO

16 Aug 2015 00:30

Irvine club athletes in summer action

15 Aug 2015 09:30

Irvine Vics open season with a five star show

14 Aug 2015 09:30

Killie blast back for vital point

13 Aug 2015 09:30Stewart McConnell

Buffs sting Thistle

13 Aug 2015 09:30

The Write Hook: Why must Floyd Mayweather go out on a downer?

12 Aug 2015 09:30


Column: Fisher's Net

18 Jul 2015 09:30Paul Fisher

T In The Park and going online when out and about...

Column: Cooking up a storm in a kitchen

14 Apr 2015 10:52

WELCOME to my latest cooking column and a huge thanks to everyone who commented on my tomato and red pepper soup.

Here's Saltcoats, Canadian Style

18 Apr 2014 13:00Paul Fisher

IN part three of our look at towns, villages and hamlets around the world that share the name of those in North Ayrshire, we jumped across the Atlantic Ocean and once again visited Canada...

'Jim is our hero'

31 Mar 2011 09:30

We have a local hero in our town and I wish to nominate him for a reward.

"Mountain of dog poo"

24 Feb 2011 09:30

Letter from Australian visitor

"The dogs are not to blame"

24 Feb 2011 09:30

Back from Egyptian turmoil to cuts in North Ayrshire

17 Feb 2011 09:30Anna Blyth


17 Feb 2011 09:30

Hunterston secure waste

17 Feb 2011 09:30

Exams performance not most encouraging news

6 Jan 2011 09:30


28 May 2009 11:33

The man whose head expanded

16 Apr 2009 10:00Captains Blog

Don't worry, be happy

14 Apr 2009 09:30Captains Blog

10 Apr 2009 09:30Captains Blog

Taking the grump

7 Apr 2009 09:30Captains Blog

What's On

Return to Music in West Kilbride for Latvian pianist

10 Apr 2015 19:12

MUSIC in West Kilbride will end the current season on a high note with a much anticipated solo recital by award-winning Latvian pianist Arta Arnicane – a graduate of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Bingo world record bid benefits senior citizens

4 Dec 2014 14:00

Bingo is a fun game at the best of times, but this week Gala Bingo have added a new Wow factor to the process by teaming up with a leading charity to stage a novel world record attempt.

Diving into Deep Sea adventure

5 Sep 2014 09:30

This is why we’re proud to be offering our readers a special discount for a trip to see this flagship attraction and maritime marvel, with a voucher which will either admit one child completely free (saving £7) when buying an adult ticket, or alternatively admit one adult at 20 per cent off the usual price.

Internationally acclaimed West Kilbride pianist in homecoming concert

22 Apr 2014 19:30

INTERNATIONALLY acclaimed pianist and musicologist Roy Howat from West Kilbride will perform at Overton Church on Friday, April 25 at 7.30pm.

The trumpets shall sound in Beith

22 Apr 2014 19:00

THE final Beith Arts concert of the season welcomes trumpet and piano duo ‘The Trumpet Shall Sound’ on Sunday, April 27.

Hotel movie's a grand show

22 Apr 2014 13:00Paul Fisher

Opera in the bay

11 Mar 2014 12:00

Review: Walking with dinosaurs

24 Jan 2014 15:00Paul Fisher

Guests of honour at the Royal Concert Hall

24 Jan 2014 07:30Douglas Coulter

Review: The Railway Man

23 Jan 2014 07:30Paul Fisher

Marie Claire is enchanting vixen

27 Jan 2011 09:30Anna Blyth

Farmers Market this Sunday

21 Jul 2010 08:30

World class jazz coming to Largs

Updated: 18 Aug 2009 14:16

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