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Penny Farthing cyclist's Largs visit

1 Jul 2015 16:30

Local residents could have been forgiven for thinking that they had travelled back in time when they witnessed a cyclist on a penny farthing headed from from Inverkip to Largs before heading down the coast to South Ayrshire on Sunday.

Explore Largs tv advert has been a hit at home and abroad! (VIDEO)

1 Jul 2015 12:12

An Explore Largs television advert has been a hit on the television, and on-line, after receiving hits from around the world.

'We need to do more to promote Largs landscape and views'

1 Jul 2015 09:30

A Largs campaigner wants to see the town's natural assets and views being promoted to a wider audience.

Ongoing revival of Millport Field Studies Centre

1 Jul 2015 09:30

The ongoing revival of the Millport Field Studies Centre reached a major milestone on Wednesday 1 July, just two years ago the facility was temporarily closed with its future uncertain.

Praise for Fairlie Great War exhibition

30 Jun 2015 09:30

The Fairlie Great War exhibition has been praised for its concise information presented about every villager who fought in the Great War.

RNLI long service award for David

30 Jun 2015 08:30

Dedication is what you need ... Largs RNLI gives award to David Hewitt junior for 20 years service.

Scottish SPCA: Dogs die in hot cars warning

30 Jun 2015 07:25

Scottish Cup winning boss visited Largs Academy

29 Jun 2015 09:30

All that jazz in Millport this Sunday

29 Jun 2015 09:12

Largs Council support for 'Don't feed the seagulls' campaign

27 Jun 2015 07:30

Largs Live launches its fourth festival

27 Jun 2015 00:45

Fairlie Great War exhibition VIDEO

27 Jun 2015 00:30

Will 20mph limit improve Largs town centre?

26 Jun 2015 07:30

More memories of Catalina flying boats of Largs

26 Jun 2015 06:30

Cumbrae ferry service continues amid strike action

25 Jun 2015 09:30

Fairlie Great War exhibition opens on Saturday

25 Jun 2015 09:30

559 Largs graves fail safety inspection

25 Jun 2015 09:30

£1685 raised in Largs for Nepal quake victims

25 Jun 2015 08:30

Vikings now on broadband in Largs!

25 Jun 2015 07:30

New campaign to stop Largs seagull menace (VIDEO)

24 Jun 2015 15:30

Largs digital broadband roadshow today

24 Jun 2015 07:11

Ferry strike on as talks fail

22 Jun 2015 09:30

New Largs campaign - Don't Feed the Seagulls

22 Jun 2015 09:00

Largs shop helps North Coast foodbank

22 Jun 2015 08:13

West Kilbride Gala prince returns nearly 70 years later!

22 Jun 2015 08:00

New marquee for Largs Family Fun weekend

21 Jun 2015 06:30


Thistle fans help bring new player to club

1 Jul 2015 17:30

Club President Martin Phillips has praised the fans for their help in bringing a new player to the club

Thistle Community Cup success

29 Jun 2015 09:30

Largs Thistle FC recently hosted a successful community cup competition, and hope it will become an annual fixture on the sporting calendar.

Life of Bryan

27 Jun 2015 09:30

"Referees come in for a lot of criticism in the media and from supporters, which is sometimes justified in terms of incorrect decisions," writes Largs Thistle boss Bryan Slavin in his weekly blog.

Largs memorial match for Colin

26 Jun 2015 09:30

A football memorial match is taking place in memory of Largs man Colin Sutherland at the Barrfields 3G on Saturday 4 July kicking off at 1pm.

Thistle gearing up for the new season

25 Jun 2015 09:30

Raft of friendlies and a Kilbirnie tournament for Thistle in pre-season build-up.

Largs Colts 1999 prizegiving

22 Jun 2015 09:30

Overcoming the fear of failure

19 Jun 2015 16:30

Largs Academy coach praises cup winners

18 Jun 2015 09:30

Life of Bryan - The Holy Grail

13 Jun 2015 09:30

Shine on... Largs Academy's stunning comeback to win cup final

11 Jun 2015 09:35

Largs Archers on target!

11 Jun 2015 09:30

By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail!

8 Jun 2015 09:30

Largs hosts another top notch Pro Am

8 Jun 2015 09:30

Gents v Ladies at Largs Bowling Club!

8 Jun 2015 09:30

Goram to star in Largs charity match

8 Jun 2015 08:30

Thistle Player of the Year VIDEO

3 Jun 2015 15:51

Largs Thistle's President says future is bright

28 May 2015 09:37

Blood and thunder! Thistle boss issues war cry

28 May 2015 09:36

Thistle stun league leaders Pollok AUDIO

28 May 2015 09:36


Out of Doors ... Protecting the hen harrier

25 Jun 2015 09:30From the Editors chair

Major efforts are under way to protect a rare bird of prey in the hills behind Largs.

Out of Doors - with David Carnduff

12 Jun 2015 09:30

Hail the mighty primrose! The mighty what? I hear you ask.

Out of Doors - with David Carnduff

8 Jun 2015 09:30From the Editors chair

Growing up in Skelmorlie in the Fifties and Sixties, David recalls exploring the moorland and hills behind the village and became familiar with nature that was, almost literally, on our doorstep.

Traffic increase is on the cards

21 May 2015 09:33

The new Largs crematorium is on Largs’ most important commuter route and tourist access. Everyone who uses it on a daily basis knows it is already a bad road with more than its fair share of reckless drivers.

The art of song and power of the voice

13 May 2015 15:28

The launch of the innovative new songwriting ‘circle’ by the Troubadour Collective got me thinking about the way musicians approach songwriting. Songwriting often means different things to different people.

Eclipse was like a euro trophy victory!

13 May 2015 15:28

Superb Saturn returns in March

13 May 2015 15:28

Cycle path requires big picture

13 May 2015 15:28

May the Force be with you - in the past and the future

1 May 2015 09:00Calums Column

Out of the Doors - with David Carnduff

30 Apr 2015 09:30From the Editors chair

VE day will be special event in Largs

24 Apr 2015 09:30Calums Column

The art of song and power of the voice

22 Apr 2015 09:30Dyson Cleans Up

Out of Doors - on Largs beach!

22 Apr 2015 09:30Calums Column

Out of Doors - in Majorca!

17 Apr 2015 09:30Calums Column

The Nirvana factor

16 Apr 2015 09:30

What's On

Great music and art at Kelburn Garden Party

28 Jun 2015 19:00

Kelburn Garden Party may be well known for its great musical acts, but festival visitors will get an enhanced ‘visual and creative experience’ at the big summer music festival.

Scottish fiddle for Cumbrae Cathedral

26 Jun 2015 07:30

Cathedral will have a fresh look at the world of Scottish fiddle music on Sunday

Annual art sale at Portencross

25 Jun 2015 07:30

The annual Art Sale will take place in Portencross Castle on Saturday, June 27 and Sunday, June 28, from 11am - 4pm on both days.

Phantom praise for Largs Academy spectacular (VIDEO)

24 Jun 2015 00:12

Largs Academy become the first state school in Scotland to perform Andrew Lloyd Webber classic

Visit Millport's secret railway this summer!

23 Jun 2015 09:30

One of the unusual treasures of Millport, and well worth a visit during the summer, is a secret railway!

Largs Live music extravaganza

20 Jun 2015 12:30

The Waverley returns for Largs and Cumbrae sailings

18 Jun 2015 09:50

Photo exhibition showcases Largs landscape

18 Jun 2015 09:40

Ivor Novello music tribute in Largs

18 Jun 2015 09:30

Recall the days of steam trains at Ayrshire event

18 Jun 2015 09:30

Millport is ready for summer!

8 Jun 2015 12:30

Family Fun weekend will have music stage

8 Jun 2015 09:30

Largs Live and Kicking!

4 Jun 2015 09:57

Full house as writers

21 May 2015 09:27

Talented Largs youngsters take to the stage

12 May 2015 09:30

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