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27 Feb 2015 19:00 • Paul Fisher

New fast food restaurant and pub for Stevenston

TWO more retail sites will be opening up in Stevenston after we revealed that Costa Coffee would be bringing a drive-thru to the town last week.

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27 Feb 2015 16:00 • Douglas Coulter

Solo yachtsman sinks off Ardrossan

A SOLO yachtsman had a lucky escape on Saturday morning after his vessel sank near to Ardrossan Harbour.

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27 Feb 2015 13:00 • Staff Reporter

Ardrossan Asda's offer to local book groups

To celebrate the 18th annual World Book Day on March 5, Asda Ardrossan has announced that it is opening up its meeting room space to allow local book clubs to host their get-togethers at the store free-of-charge.

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27 Feb 2015 10:00 • Douglas Coulter

Tributes to former Kilbirnie councillor

TRIBUTES have been paid to a prominent Kilbirnie Labour party stalwart following his death aged 84 after a long period of ill health.

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27 Feb 2015 07:00 • Paul Fisher

Saltcoats Easter egg hunt launched

FOLLOWING on from a meeting with local people and business owners in Saltcoats, a group to show what the town is all about has been set up.

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26 Feb 2015 19:00 • Staff Reporter

Get voting for new Ayrshire hospital name

RESIDENTS across the Three Towns are being encouraged to vote for a name for the new £46million adult acute mental health facility and community hospital at the Ayrshire Central Hospital.

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26 Feb 2015 16:00 • Paul Fisher

No lazy summer for Ardrossan and Kilwinning teens

TWO young adventurers will be spending this summer more than 5,000 miles from home as they embark on a once in a lifetime experience.

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26 Feb 2015 13:00 • Paul Fisher

Ardrossan Highland Games has new chieftain

THE CHIEFTAIN for the 2015 Ardrossan Highland Games has been announced.

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26 Feb 2015 10:00

Kilwinning station's benches will return

PASSENGERS at Kilwinning station have been left standing after ScotRail removed all the benches from platforms.

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26 Feb 2015 09:30

Special report on North Ayrshire car break-ins

ALMOST half of all car thefts and break-ins in North Ayrshire are due to vehicles being left unlocked, writes Thomas Blane.

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26 Feb 2015 07:00 • Paul Fisher

Saltcoats could be split in two

SALTCOATS could be spilt in two – at least in local council terms – in the very near future.

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25 Feb 2015 14:30

Still no justice for Saltcoats mugging victim

A SALTCOATS woman who was mugged on her way home from a night with her daughter has spoken of her gratitude towards the local community for all their support during her ordeal.

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24 Feb 2015 19:00 • Paul Fisher

Ardrossan Indoor Bowling tourney prizewinners

THE FIRST annual McLatchie Classic Adult and Junior Open Pairs Tournament was held recently in Ardrossan Indoor Bowling Club.

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24 Feb 2015 13:00

Cars targeted in Stevenston

Police have appealed for witnesses after a number of vehicles were damaged in Hayocks Road, Stevenston earlier this week.

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24 Feb 2015 10:00

Ardrossan's young engineers get to work

ARDROSSAN’S Stanley and Winton primary schools could boast some young engineers of the future.

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24 Feb 2015 07:00 • Court Reporter

Ardrossan woman fined for assaulting cop

AN ARDROSSAN woman has been fined after she admitted assaulting a police officer at her home last year.

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23 Feb 2015 19:00 • Neil Smith

Time to stub out the e-cigs in North Ayrshire

HEALTH bosses at NHS Ayrshire and Arran are set to ban electronic cigarettes from their hospital grounds.

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23 Feb 2015 16:00 • Paul Fisher

Ardrossan exhibition honours Holocaust victims and survivors

THE Travelling Holocaust Exhibition that came to Ardrossan last week was well received by locals, with three times as many people going as was first expected.

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23 Feb 2015 13:00

£4.8million state-of-the art sheltered development for Kilbirnie

WORK has started on the new £4.8million Montgomery Court sheltered housing development in Kilbirnie.

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23 Feb 2015 13:00 • Douglas Coulter

North Ayrshire hearing loss centres to close

DROP-IN hearing loss centres in North Ayrshire are to close at the end of March due to the loss of funding.

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