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21 Nov 2014 07:00 • Paul Fisher

Police seal off Stevenston street

RESIDENTS in Stevenston’s Hayock’s Road were left trapped in their houses after police cordoned off part of the street early on Friday morning

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20 Nov 2014 19:00

Saved from the sea

A WOMAN was rescued from the sea in a multi-agency operation at Ardrossan South Beach on Tuesday morning.

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20 Nov 2014 16:00

They have the write stuff...

THIS week, we recognise the hard work, loyalty and dedication of two of our district correspondents.

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20 Nov 2014 13:00

Katy brands New Labour 'a failure'

LOCAL MP Katy Clark has branded New Labour a failure, in her bid to become deputy leader of the Scottish Labour Party.

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20 Nov 2014 10:00 • Douglas Coulter

Women-only rehab opens in Kilwinning

A new women’s only private residential rehab unit has opened in Kilwinning.

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20 Nov 2014 07:00 • Douglas Coulter

Council puts Dalry's Public Hall on the market

AFTER years of speculation over the future of Dalry Public Hall, North Ayrshire Council has confirmed it is up for sale.

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19 Nov 2014 19:00 • Paul Fisher

Stevenston in line for 'Poverty Porn' TV

STEVENSTON could be the latest town under the national spotlight in what is known as ‘Poverty Porn’ as Channel 5 case the area for the latest TV show highlighting people on benefits.

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19 Nov 2014 16:00 • Douglas Coulter

Beith whisky bonds get the green light despite protests

FOURTEEN new whisky maturation warehouses have been approved by North Ayrshire Council at the Chivas Brothers Willowyard site near Beith, despite objections by local groups.

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19 Nov 2014 14:30 • Court Reporter

Saltcoats teenager convicted of brutal murder of Sam

A TEENAGE thug was today convicted of the brutal murder of his best friend's brother at a party.

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18 Nov 2014 19:30

Feral kittens need rural home

Cats Protection are urgently seeking rural homes for various feral kittens that need to be relocated from their original farms.

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18 Nov 2014 17:00

Vote now in Bonnie Babies 2014 for a £300 cash prize!

The search is on to find our Bonnie Baby 2014.

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18 Nov 2014 13:00

Interesting find in Hunterston Sands

ARCHAEOLOGISTS have unearthed a fascinating and unusual find at Hunterston Sands.

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18 Nov 2014 10:00 • Court Reporter

West Kilbride woman faces trial for embezzlement of £14 from SemiChem

A WEST KILBRIDE woman will face trial after she was accused of embezzling £14.64 from her work.

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18 Nov 2014 07:00

Nicola Benedetti interactive music lesson for kids

WEST Kilbride violinist Nicola Benedetti has led thousands of primary school children across Scotland in an interactive music lesson.

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17 Nov 2014 19:00 • Douglas Coulter

Hundreds enjoy Dalry's community sport taster day

DALRY Community Sports Club aims to increase access to sports and leisure opportunities for the people of the town and the surrounding areas, and encourage a more positive and healthy lifestyle for people of all ages.

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17 Nov 2014 16:00 • Douglas Coulter

Dalry pupils on song for Popfest

ALMOST 200 pupils from across North Ayrshire put on a chart-topping music festival at Dalry Primary School recently.

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17 Nov 2014 13:00 • Court Reporter

Ardrossan joiner fined for swearing at police

AN ARDROSSAN man has been fined after he admitted swearing at police officers at a party last month.

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17 Nov 2014 10:00 • Paul Fisher

Kilbirnie BB raise funds for service families

Officers and boys from 1st Kilbirnie Boys Brigade held a coffee morning and war exhibition at the Bridgend Community Centre recently.

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16 Nov 2014 16:00

Heartbroken Kilwinning mum searches for answers as daughter dies in prison

HEARTBROKEN Kilwinning mum Margaret Conway has suffered the most unimaginable loss - the death of her beautiful teenage daughter Dionne Kennedy.

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16 Nov 2014 07:00 • Douglas Coulter

Five day foodbank for Three Towns

THE Three Towns will soon have five day a week foodbank cover with the opening of a new branch in Saltoats.

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