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25 Apr 2015 19:00 • Ciaran Shanks

Ardrossan sex offender given a second chance

A SEX offender has admitted failing to provide police with his personal details.

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25 Apr 2015 16:00

Crackdown on wildlife crime

POLICE are clamping down on wildlife crime as part of a new initiative.

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25 Apr 2015 07:00

Ayrshire College students ready for the real election

THE big election date for most people in the country is May 7 but for Ayrshire College students, May 22 is the vote they are looking forward to.

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24 Apr 2015 21:00 • Douglas Coulter

General election 2015: Ardrossan hustings

We asked some voters attending the Ardrossan hustings what they thought of the candiates' performances.

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24 Apr 2015 20:30 • Douglas Coulter

General election 2015: Ardrossan hustings

Here are each of the candidate's pitches for Ardrossan residents' votes.

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24 Apr 2015 20:00 • Douglas Coulter

General election 2015: Ardrossan hustings

IT WAS standing room only at Ardrossan Civic Centre last Wednesday for the General Election hustings.

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24 Apr 2015 19:00

Ayrshire College student is LGBT inspiration

AYRSHIRE College Student President Emma Hall has been awarded NUS Scotland’s LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) Inspirational Student of the Year award.

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24 Apr 2015 16:00 • Court Reporter

Kilwinning man pleads guilty to drugs charge

A KILWINNING man has admitted possessing drugs and entering a house uninvited.

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24 Apr 2015 13:00

Messy play date for North Ayrshire's new arrivals

A GROUP of breastfeeding mums and their babies got creative as they showed their inner Picasso’s at Artastic in Kilwinning.

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24 Apr 2015 10:00

Get your running shoes on for Saltcoats Prom race

People of all ages are being urged to put on their trainers and sign up for a brand new event for North Ayrshire, launched this week at Saltcoats prom.

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24 Apr 2015 07:00

New web resource for North Ayrshire care services

THREE Towns residents are being urged to take advantage of a ground-breaking new care website.

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23 Apr 2015 19:00 • Douglas Coulter

Arran conservationist wins 'environmental Nobel prize'

THE co-founder of the Community of Arran Seabed Trust (COAST) has won a major global environmental award worth £117,000.

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23 Apr 2015 16:00 • Lisa Hodge

Ayrshire police launch unit to crack down on child abuse

AYRSHIRE police have been drafted into a new specialist unit set up to crackdown on sick child abuse.

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23 Apr 2015 16:00 • Douglas Coulter

Stevenston man made to do immigration test

A STEVENSTON man who signed on after returning from working in India has had to pass an immigration test to qualify for Jobseekers Allowance.

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23 Apr 2015 10:00 • Douglas Coulter

HGV stranded at notorious Dalry blackspot

THE A737 was closed in both directions on Tuesday morning after an HGV struck a railway bridge at a notorious accident blackspot in Dalry.

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23 Apr 2015 07:00 • Douglas Coulter

'Talking' phone boxes coming to Ardrossan

A PROJECT to install ‘talking phone boxes’ in Ardrossan has taken a leap forward.

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22 Apr 2015 17:00 • Douglas Coulter

Will and the Wild Horse ride out

THREE Towns band Will and The Wild Horse have undergone a bit of a makeover recently – and the result is an Ayrshire supergroup.

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22 Apr 2015 12:00 • Douglas Coulter

Man left fighting for his life after rail track horror at Ardrossan Harbour

A MAN lost a leg and is fighting for his life after being struck by a train at Ardrossan Harbour level crossing yesterday evening.

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21 Apr 2015 16:00 • Paul Fisher

Anger over closure of Stevenston library

STEVENSTON residents have slammed North Ayrshire Council chiefs over the decision to shut the local library for months.

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20 Apr 2015 13:00 • Court Reporter

Kilwinning man denies careless driving and cop assault

A KILWINNING man has denied charges of careless driving and assaulting a police officer.

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