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Flying the flag for the Largs Viking Festival

29 Aug 2015 06:30

Festival gets underway at 2pm on Saturday with parade, and plenty of other exciting activities.

£12m investment in Largs is world class

28 Aug 2015 09:30

It is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to give Largs a world class sports facility - and one which is unique in the UK. Inverclyde Sports Centre principal John Kent invited the 'News' to see the impressive £12million plans.

Largs yachtsman Robert passes away at just 42

28 Aug 2015 08:30

Robert Donaldson crewed many of the world's largest yachts, and worked for Cal Mac for several years.

Sun and fun at fab Fairlie Gala

28 Aug 2015 06:30

Live music, a mini-Olympics, a 1940s tearoom and the Great Fairlie Bake Off were just some of the highlights throughout both days.

Lifejacket mystery for Largs rescue crew

28 Aug 2015 06:00

Largs Lifeboat was called to investigate a number of lifejackets seen floating in the sea off Bute.

Cumbrae solar farm boost

27 Aug 2015 10:00

The new 5MW solar farm set for Millport will host a tearoom, visitor centre, and become an attraction in its own right, showcasing the diversity of wildlife and biodiversity in the area.

Largs gym users fury over fitness freeze

27 Aug 2015 09:45

Top marks! Largs Academy pupils 'outstanding' year

27 Aug 2015 09:30

New shoes for OAP after Largs accident

27 Aug 2015 09:30

New Fairlie path consultation

27 Aug 2015 09:30

Helicopter rescue in Largs for injured cyclist

27 Aug 2015 07:30

Roadworks for Largs and Wemyss Bay

26 Aug 2015 16:30

Largs Viking Festival air show to go ahead

26 Aug 2015 10:30

Vandals strike at Largs beauty spot

26 Aug 2015 05:30

Largs Flower Show's budding young talent

24 Aug 2015 09:30

Largs gull 'pollution problem' concern

24 Aug 2015 06:30

Largs Viking lecture provides new take on 'savage' reputation

23 Aug 2015 09:30

Practical difficulties for scooters in Largs

23 Aug 2015 09:30

Largs Thistle Tour De Cumbrae 2015

22 Aug 2015 08:31

Tales of plunder at Wee Cumbrae castle

22 Aug 2015 07:30

Largs Flower Show will be blooming marvellous!

21 Aug 2015 15:40

Largs teen signs for Rangers

21 Aug 2015 15:30

Drone films Millport Raft Race

21 Aug 2015 09:30

Bomb squad were called to West Kilbride

21 Aug 2015 09:00

Church fete for Wemyss Bay

21 Aug 2015 08:30

Largs annual rowing regetta's wave fantastic

21 Aug 2015 08:30

Blogs

Vikings still have axes to grind after 750 years!

It’s festival time! The Viking Festival returns with a vengeance this Saturday, as those narky Norse warriors just won’t take a telling. It's also the Millport Scooter Rally, and the cowboys are coming next week.

Recalling the Swinging Sixties on 'Doctor Who'

Why it pays to wear a cycle helmet

Out of Doors - with David Carnduff

Out of Doors - with David Carnduff

Largs

Storytelling fun at Largs

The Singing Kettle’s creator and Artie Trezise, is back with his exciting new production at Barrfields Theatre in Largs on Sunday 30 August at 2pm.

Largs soprano joins quartet for theatre and opera classics

CHOCS AWAY ... THE VIKINGS ARE COMING!

Tales of Roar! Largs' new Viking Bookfest

Scooter rally spectacular on Millport

Sport

Life of Bryan ... Honesty and responsibility in junior football

29 Aug 2015 09:30

Player manager Bryan Slavin looks at honesty and responsibility in the world of junior football, and beyond. More than just a football column.

Thistle playing the numbers game

28 Aug 2015 09:30

‘We need more players’ - that is the frank assessment of not just the fans, but also assistant boss Arnie after Thistle were left struggling for a full squad on Saturday.

Kicktalk Reboot... Ardagh Cup quarter finals AUDIO

27 Aug 2015 19:30

Midweek Junior football round-up

Kicktalk Reboot... Largs Thistle v Beith AUDIO

22 Aug 2015 22:30

* Match report Largs v Beith * Beith manager Johnny Miller *Largs co-boss Stuart Davidson * Junior round-up with Drew Cochrane and Calum Corral

Life of Bryan

22 Aug 2015 09:30

Why our idelogy was the right way ahead for Largs Thistle... by Thistle boss Bryan Slavin.

Midweek Junior football kicktalk AUDIO

20 Aug 2015 00:23

Kicktalk Reboot AUDIO

16 Aug 2015 00:30

Kicktalk Reboot: Kilmarnock v Celtic, and Kilwinning v Largs AUDIO

13 Aug 2015 00:30

Kicktalk Reboot: Largs v Kilbirnie, Troon v Girvan (AUDIO)

9 Aug 2015 12:30

Boss's opening goal sets Largs up for victory

6 Aug 2015 12:30

Largs under 19s friendly on Sunday

5 Aug 2015 09:30

Largs Thistle's final friendly on Wednesday

4 Aug 2015 09:30

Life of Bryan - The Success of Failure

31 Jul 2015 17:30

Bryan's bidding for Barrfields bounce back effect

30 Jul 2015 14:30

50th anniversary of Douglas Park Bowling Club

29 Jul 2015 15:30

Thistle cycle and walk

29 Jul 2015 13:30

Success in Perth for Largs gymnastics boys

28 Jul 2015 09:30

The Great Cumbrae Kayak Race

27 Jul 2015 09:30

Life of Bryan .. Thistle's goals for the current season

25 Jul 2015 09:30

Opinion

Vikings still have axes to grind after 750 years!

26 Aug 2015 12:30Calums Column

It’s festival time! The Viking Festival returns with a vengeance this Saturday, as those narky Norse warriors just won’t take a telling. It's also the Millport Scooter Rally, and the cowboys are coming next week.

Recalling the Swinging Sixties on 'Doctor Who'

24 Aug 2015 00:30

With the new Doctor Who season coming up on BBC1 next month, reporter Calum Corral headed along to Collectormania at Braehead on Sunday, and caught up with some classic companions from the 1960s era of the programme, and asked for some of their recollections from the early years of the sci-fi phenomenon...

Why it pays to wear a cycle helmet

20 Aug 2015 09:30Calums Column

During the weekend, cyclists seemed to be more interested in getting a sun tan than genuine road safety.

Out of Doors - with David Carnduff

14 Aug 2015 09:30

Having endured a good few soakings in this so-called “summer” of ours, it was a pleasant experience last week to step into the Spanish sunshine

Out of Doors - with David Carnduff

11 Aug 2015 06:30From the Editors chair

Despite the bad weather we have been having, the swallows and house martins in my area seem to have successfully raised good numbers of fledglings.

Out of Doors - with David Carnduff

8 Aug 2015 09:30From the Editors chair

Step inside for a magical mystery tour of the 60s!

5 Aug 2015 12:30Calums Column

Largs needs more indoor attractions

31 Jul 2015 09:30Calums Column

Out of Doors ... Using the countryside as a tip

19 Jul 2015 06:30Calums Column

Wimbledon's hawk plan could help Largs!

10 Jul 2015 09:30Calums Column

Out of Doors - The Sleeping Bear Dunes

8 Jul 2015 09:30Calums Column

Out of Doors ... Protecting the hen harrier

25 Jun 2015 09:30From the Editors chair

Out of Doors - with David Carnduff

12 Jun 2015 09:30

Out of Doors - with David Carnduff

8 Jun 2015 09:30From the Editors chair

Traffic increase is on the cards

21 May 2015 09:33

What's On

Storytelling fun at Largs

28 Aug 2015 09:30

The Singing Kettle’s creator and Artie Trezise, is back with his exciting new production at Barrfields Theatre in Largs on Sunday 30 August at 2pm.

Largs soprano joins quartet for theatre and opera classics

28 Aug 2015 06:30

Come and enjoy a night of scintillating music at St Mary’s Star of the Sea, with Largs soprano Helen Lothian, joined by the Argyll String Quartet, who will be performing many classics from the stage.

CHOCS AWAY ... THE VIKINGS ARE COMING!

27 Aug 2015 16:30

Flights, food and fireworks for Largs Viking spectacular - and lots of cookery events including a chocolate demonstration this weekend!

Tales of Roar! Largs' new Viking Bookfest

26 Aug 2015 12:30

The event will cater for all ages and for those who aspire to write a novel, or simply for those who enjoy a good read.

Scooter rally spectacular on Millport

26 Aug 2015 09:30

It is a case of ‘Vroom with a view’ on the Isle of Cumbrae as the scooter rally swings into town this weekend, from Friday.

Scottish Country Dance on Millport

25 Aug 2015 08:30

Yee-hah! New events for Millport country and western

21 Aug 2015 15:30

Kelburn Centre set for bat and moth mayhem

20 Aug 2015 09:30

Largs Library open evening

10 Aug 2015 09:30

McDougalls summer holiday in Largs

7 Aug 2015 09:30

Bushcraft skills at Kelburn

7 Aug 2015 09:30

A Largs SOS for Abba fans

6 Aug 2015 09:30

Step inside for a magical mystery tour of the 60s!

5 Aug 2015 13:30

Phantom stars at Fairlie charity night

5 Aug 2015 09:30

Minions to make an appearance at Largs fayre!

5 Aug 2015 09:30

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