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30 Aug 2015 07:00

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

SCALLYWAGS Out of School have had a great summer, with all the kids enjoying a fantastic time. 
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29 Aug 2015 19:00 • Douglas Coulter

West Kilbride windfarm application to be knocked back?

COUNCIL planning officers have recommended an application to build a new windfarm near West Kilbride gets the thumbs down.
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29 Aug 2015 16:00 • Court Reporter

Pensioner tagged after OAP's tragic road death in Stevenston

A PENSIONER who admitted causing the death of a woman through careless driving has been given a tagging order.
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29 Aug 2015 07:00

Golfer's amazing triumph with two holes in one

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!
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28 Aug 2015 19:00 • Douglas Coulter

Major overhaul to enhance moorings

An ambitious programme to improve mooring facilities on Arran is due to get underway this month, giving a boost to boating enthusiasts.
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28 Aug 2015 16:00 • Douglas Coulter

No reprieve for the last bank in town

RBS bosses insist West Kilbride’s last bank is to close, despite an intervention by MP Patricia Gibson.
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28 Aug 2015 13:00 • Douglas Coulter

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

ONE week to the day since 72-year-old Malcky Ballantyne was found dead in his own home in Saltcoats, police officers have returned to the scene to appeal for witnesses.
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28 Aug 2015 13:00 • Lisa Hodge

Plan's for country's first Foodbank Supermarket

SCOTLAND’S first ‘Foodbank Supermarket’ could be coming to North Ayrshire, the Herald can reveal.
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28 Aug 2015 10:00 • Ciaran Shanks

Man banned from driving for four years

A KILWINNING man caught drink driving for a second time must perform unpaid work.
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28 Aug 2015 09:30

Boxing with Ciaran Shanks

THERE’s always something to moan about. Mismatches, ‘paper’ champions, fights being repeatedly called off or cancelled, we’re generally hard to please – particularly British boxing
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28 Aug 2015 07:00

Man jumped and attacked while walking his dog

A MAN was assaulted and robbed by two men as he walked his dog in Ardrossan’s Holm Plantation at the weekend.
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27 Aug 2015 19:00 • Court Reporter

Embezzler gets unpaid work

A MAN who embezzled £2,000 from an Ardrossan shop has been ordered to do unpaid work.
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27 Aug 2015 16:00 • Paul Fisher

Silicon Valley trip is a 'dream' come true

A THREE TOWNS man is heading to the USA to rub shoulders with the world’s tech giants in Silicon Valley.
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27 Aug 2015 13:00 • Douglas Coulter

Raging footie fan becomes a world-wide hit after rant

A SALTCOATS Killie fan says he is ‘overwhelmed’ by the response to an online rant about his beloved club’s abysmal start to the season.
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27 Aug 2015 10:00 • Stewart McConnell

Obituary: Sheena Thomson

THE close-knit Junior football community is in mourning this week following the death of football stalwart Sheena Thomson.
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27 Aug 2015 07:00

Taking the chop for little princesses

POTTERS Bar in Stevenston will be fundraising central next weekend as a local woman gets the chops to raise money for North Ayrshire Cancer Care.
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26 Aug 2015 18:30 • Douglas Coulter

SNP's 2016 candidate for Cunninghame South announced

Irvine West councillor Ruth Maguire has been selected as SNP's candidate for Cunninghame South in the 2016 Holyrood elections.
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26 Aug 2015 11:30 • Douglas Coulter

Police appeal over man near Saltcoats murder scene

THE Three Towns community is in shock this week after the murder of an OAP who family say was ‘a good man who did no-one wrong’.
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24 Aug 2015 07:00 • Paul Fisher

Elderly Beith couple endure 12 years of flooding

A COUPLE are up in arms after continuous flooding of their back garden has left damage to their slabs.
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23 Aug 2015 19:00 • Ciaran Shanks

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

A KILWINNING man who hit his wife after a night out is awaiting sentence.
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23 Aug 2015 16:30 • Douglas Coulter

Murder hunt after death of Saltcoats OAP

Police are now treating the death of 72-year-old Malky Ballantyne as murder.
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23 Aug 2015 16:00 • Douglas Coulter

Conservative candidate for Cunninghame North announced

NORTH Ayrshire and Arran Conservatives are sticking with their General Election candidate Jamie Greene to fight Cunninghame North in next year’s Holyrood election.
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23 Aug 2015 07:00

Ayrshire College votes to go smoke free

Ayrshire College staff and students have voted in overwhelming numbers to make all of their campuses Smoke Free from this session onwards.
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22 Aug 2015 19:00 • Paul Fisher

Underage booze crackdown in Beith

NORTH Ayrshire Police are calling time on underage drinking as part of an ongoing campaign.
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22 Aug 2015 16:00 • Douglas Coulter

Stevenston wrestler steps up for Celtic legend's cancer charity

Insane Fight Club wrestler Grado from the tap end o’ Stevenston has been named an ambassador for ex-Celtic star John Hartson’s cancer charity.
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