22 Jul 2014 09:30

Future funding chance for Millport

North Ayrshire Council wants to hear the views of islanders as it prepares to make a bid for regeneration funding for Millport.

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21 Jul 2014 17:00

We don't want a tide of rubbish on the Clyde

Largs News journalist David Carnduff fears marine litter and decades of overfishing are having dire consequences for the Clyde's environment.


18 Jul 2014 10:35

Caribbean festival in Cumbrae

Millport is to host its first ever Caribbean festival on the island this weekend over Friday and Saturday, and efforts are continuing to twin the island with Barbados.


15 Jul 2014 09:30

Commonwealth baton in Largs and Millport

From across the world to the Largs coast is the Commonwealth Games Queen's baton making its way to Glasgow

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12 Jul 2014 07:30

Meet the man behind the Baton!

The man who made the handle of the Queen’s Baton using elm wood from Millport is about to be reunited with his handiwork – on the last lap of its epic 120,000 mile journey round the Commonwealth.

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11 Jul 2014 09:00

Homecoming of the baton

A major day of celebrations takes place a on Tuesday July 15 as the Queen’s Baton relay continues its worldwide journey through the commonwealth from Wemyss Bay to Largs, and then overseas to Millport.

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10 Jul 2014 17:30

Clyde mascot features in Queen's Baton day

Island celebrates Queen's Baton Relay with floral monument of Commonwealth Games mascot

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9 Jul 2014 12:13

Breaking: Millport's day of celebration for Queen's Baton

A full day of celebration around the clock is planned at the Garrison for the homecoming of the Queen’s Baton to the Isle of Cumbrae on Tuesday July 15.

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9 Jul 2014 09:30

Passengers stuck after Cumbrae ferry fault

A ramp failure on the Caledonian MacBrayne ferry ‘Loch Riddon’ resulted in passengers being stuck on board for over two hours.

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2 Jul 2014 09:30

Historic walking tours of Cumbrae

A special walking tour with a difference is taking place on the Isle of Cumbrae over the next two weekends.

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29 Jun 2014 10:11

MP looks for island pier answers

Local MP Katy Clark is seeking answers from North Ayrshire Council over the Millport Pier closure.

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26 Jun 2014 09:50

Largs sub-sea cables laid

THE bold, new digital age has arrived on the shores of Largs with the laying of new fibre optic cables under the sea.


23 Jun 2014 09:30

Council row over Millport Pier

Two local councillors have clashed over the shock decision to close Millport Pier to the Waverley paddle steamer

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22 Jun 2014 05:30

Rare treat for Waverley fans on Thursday

It is very rare that Waverley cruises the Kyles in the evening and there are no records of her doing so from both Largs and Keppel Pier in Millport

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20 Jun 2014 10:10

Family have visited Millport for 48 years

Forty-three members of a Glasgow family have held a special party weekend in Millport.


19 Jun 2014 09:50

Waverley will use Millport's Keppel Pier

THE PADDLE steamer Waverley looks almost certain to call in at Keppel Pier on the island of Cumbrae to keep the traditional summer sailings going.


18 Jun 2014 09:30

Batonbearers for Largs and Millport area

Glasgow 2014 has announced the full list of batonbearers for North Ayrshire. A team of 125 local residents will escort the baton from town to town when it arrives in Skelmorlie on Tuesday, July 15.

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15 Jun 2014 06:00

More councillors proposed for Ayrshire's north coast

CUMBRAE and the north coast should have another councillor, according to North Ayrshire Council.


14 Jun 2014 06:00

Millport's peach of a beach

Millport’s beach has been officially confirmed once again as one of Scotland’s best.


12 Jun 2014 12:30

Breaking: Waverley can't sail to Millport Pier this year

The Isle of Cumbrae has been hit with a tourism bodyblow by the news that the Waverley can no longer come into Millport Pier until major repairs are carried out.

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