Auchenharvie's fancy dress walk
6 Oct 2015 16:00
THE whole school took part in Auchenharvie Academy’s annual sponsored walk recently – many of them in fancy dress.
Protecting women and men across the country
6 Oct 2015 10:00
DOMESTIC abusers now have no place to hide. Action in Scotland to prevent domestic abuse will take a major step forward with the national roll out of the Disclosure Scheme.
A future for Ayrshire's airport, says Conservative candidate
6 Oct 2015 07:00
THE Conservative candidate for Cunninghame North in next year’s Holyrood elections says a North Ayrshire Council colleague’s view that Prestwick Airport should be closed is ‘entirely a personal one’.
Ferry tickets for multi journeys to be discontinued
5 Oct 2015 19:00
With Road Equivalent Tariff (RET) being rolled out across the CalMac ferry network the company is discontinuing multi journey tickets to simplify fares.
Pupils meet a tech superstar
5 Oct 2015 16:00 • Douglas Coulter
A group of tech savvy North Ayrshire pupils were left inspired after attending the BBC Scotland studios for a masterclass with Minecraft developer, Chris van der Kuyl.
Conductor called police on passenger
5 Oct 2015 13:00 • Court Reporter
A SALTCOATS man has been placed on the Sex Offenders Register after leaving a female conductor terrified on a train.
BEITH JUNIORS 2000’s
6 Oct 2015 09:30
HAVING played most games without any substitutes at all this season, Beith showed off a bit at the weekend home game against PFD United by having the luxury of three substitutes.
Winton boss salutes team after win
4 Oct 2015 09:30
RELIEVED Ardrossan Winton Rovers boss Chris Strain Snr hopes Saturday’s Scottish Junior Cup success can help spark a revival in their league form.
Kilbirnie sweep aside Fifers
4 Oct 2015 07:30
LADESIDE made it comfortably into the second round of the top competition after making the journey up to Fife to take on Newburgh at Eastshore Park.
Ardeer earn replay after stunning comeback
3 Oct 2015 09:30
A STUNNING comeback from Thistle saw them blast back from three goals down to stay alive in the top competition.
Buffs through after late Boylan goal
1 Oct 2015 16:30
A LATE goal from striker Bryan Boylan sealed Buffs’ progress in the national competition as they overcame a much-improved Dalry Thistle side
Ladeside lose out
24 Sep 2015 09:30
Column: Fisher's Net
18 Jul 2015 09:30 • Paul 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 13:00 • Paul 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
17 Feb 2011 09:30
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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.
Opera in the bay
11 Mar 2014 12:00