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1 Nov 2014 07:00

Legion's moving visit to WW1 war graves

MEMBERS of the Three Towns branch of the Royal British Legion Scotland were accompanied by Isle of Cumbrae RBLS Pipes and Drums on a poignant visit to World War 1 cemeteries in Belgium and France last week.

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31 Oct 2014 19:00 • Court Reporter

Saltcoats man's Basil Fawlty branch attack

A SALTCOATS man has admitted attacking passing cars with a tree branch – Basil Fawlty style.

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31 Oct 2014 16:00 • Paul Fisher

MP for Ayrshire and Arran Katy Clark considering running for deputy leadership of Scottish Labour

MP for Ayrshire and Arran Katy Clark is said to be considering standing for election as deputy leader of Scottish Labour.

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31 Oct 2014 16:00

Be vigilant after change of clocks say cops

WITH British Summer Time officially at an end and clocks gone back, Police Scotland are encouraging residents to remain vigilant with home security.

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31 Oct 2014 13:00

Don't let the pumpkins go to waste

NORTH Ayrshire families are being urged to enjoy a ‘zero waste’ Halloween this year – and cook their pumpkins.

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31 Oct 2014 10:00 • Court Reporter

Saltcoats 'OCD man' had blade in his wallet

A LABOURER described as ‘OCD man’ by his colleagues has avoided jail after he was found with a Stanley blade in his wallet.

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31 Oct 2014 07:00 • Douglas Coulter

Arran landmark closes for the last time

A BRODICK landmark has shut up shop for the last time.

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30 Oct 2014 19:00

Stevenston pink pirate party raises hundreds for breast cancer research

Maggie Boyce recently held a Pink Friday Party in Tait’s Tavern, Stevenston and the theme this year was pirates.

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30 Oct 2014 16:50 • Court Reporter

Trial hears how Sam said 'I've been stabbed'

THE TRIAL of local dad Sam Johnston has heard how he said he'd been stabbed before collapsing at a party in Saltcoats last year.

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30 Oct 2014 16:00

Canadian curlers slide into Stevenston

CURLERS from Canada converged on Harvies ice rink in Stevenston last Tuesday to compete against local teams.

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30 Oct 2014 13:00 • Douglas Coulter

Campaign launched to save Brodick beach

BRODICK residents have begun a campaign to try to save their beach.

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30 Oct 2014 10:00 • Court Reporter

Seamill man on plank of wood assault charge

A SEAMILL man is set to face trial next year after he was charged with assault.

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30 Oct 2014 10:00 • Court Reporter

Three on trial for murder of Saltcoats dad Sam

THE trial of three men charged with the murder of local dad Sam Johnston has started this week in Glasgow’s High Court.

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30 Oct 2014 07:00

Corinne's charity fayre plan

FINDING Your Feet, the charity set up by Lochwinnoch quadruple amputee Corinne Hutton, is holding a festive fayre like no other next weekend.

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29 Oct 2014 19:00

Stevenston engineering firm completes move to Irvine enterprise area

ENGINEERING services company Booth Welsh completed their move from Stevenston to Irvine last week with a VIP opening ceremony.

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29 Oct 2014 16:00

Central Ayrshire MP to host summit to take on the travellers

MP Central Ayrshire Brian Donohoe is to host a ‘summit’ meeting to tackle what he sees as a lack of action over issues with the travelling community in North Ayrshire.

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28 Oct 2014 10:00

New Cunninghame Art Club update

Troon based artist, Jody Kelly entertained the assembled members and guests of the New Cunninghame Art Club last Thursday evening.

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28 Oct 2014 07:00

News from your favourite community radio station

Hi everyone. I so hope that since last week’s column you have been well and have been taking the advice from a guest interviewed last week on 3TFM, Linda Tudhope of CAB, regarding how to keep those energy bills at a reasonable level by being sensible and putting into practice the advice that she gave.

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27 Oct 2014 19:00 • Paul Fisher

Tail end of Gonzalo batters Ayrshire coast

THE Ayrshire coast was battered and bruised last Tuesday as winds of up to 70mph ravaged through the local beaches and beyond.

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27 Oct 2014 16:00

Sooty needs a quiet new home

Sooty was a stray and is being cared for by Cats Protection so that they can find him a loving new home to settle in to.

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