30 Jun 2015 12:30 • Court Reporter
Jailed for buying a stun gun online
A Dalry man has been jailed after admitting the possession of a stun gun that he bought on the internet.
30 Jun 2015 09:00
It's a miracle no one was hurt by bus 'rampage'
AN EYEWITNESS has told of his horror as he watched a bus “rampage” through Kilwinning before smashing into a funeral director’s after the driver apparently ‘took unwell’.
29 Jun 2015 15:40 • Douglas Coulter
Family win rights to sell Ayrshire tatties at major chain
AN ARDROSSAN farm has just launched its 2015 season of Ayrshire New Potatoes – to be sold exclusively by Tesco’s Scottish stores.
29 Jun 2015 15:15 • Staff Reporter
A knockout success for Marion's charity
More than 100 fun lovers took part in an It's A Knockout event to raise funds for local charity Marion's Still Smiling last week.
29 Jun 2015 09:30 • Paul Fisher
Club is left under threat by a weed
AN ARDROSSAN club which will soon celebrate it’s 175th anniversary could be at risk – because of the threat of the much- feared Japanese Knotweed plant.
29 Jun 2015 09:30 • Douglas Coulter
'Destructive' dredging banned
AN AWARD-WINNING conservation project has welcomed Scottish Government proposals to ban a destructive fishing method in Lamlash Bay – but say more could be done to protect the marine life there.
27 Jun 2015 16:00 • Ciaran Shanks
Pop-up shop bid for Kilwinning high street rejected
POP-UP shops won’t be hitting Kilwinning any time soon – despite pleas from of one of the town’s councillors.
27 Jun 2015 07:00 • Paul Fisher
Saltcoats bank to close for good
A SALTCOATS bank is closing later this year – leaving customers facing a trip to Kilmarnock to visit their closest branch.
27 Jun 2015 06:30 • Douglas Coulter
Body found in search for missing Arran walker
Rescue teams searching for a walker who went missing on Thursday have found the body of a man in the Cir Mhor area of Arran.
26 Jun 2015 19:00 • Douglas Coulter
Ardrossan Ebola nurse takes the high road for British Red Cross
AN ARDROSSAN nurse who spent four months in Sierra Leone working in a Red Cross Ebola treatment centre set off on the West Highland Way on Monday to raise funds for the charity.
26 Jun 2015 16:00 • Douglas Coulter
Ardrossan woman barking mad about her new pet
IT’S a shaggy dog tale – with a foreign twist.
26 Jun 2015 14:30 • Douglas Coulter
VIDEO Arran ferry strikebound as union escalates action to 24-hour walk out
THERE will be no sailings from Ardrossan today as the industrial action by ferry workers' union RMT was escalated to a full 24-hour walk out.