27 Feb 2015 09:30

Actor turns back clock for Millport visit

Scottish actor Bill Paterson turned back the clock when he visited The Ritz Cafe in Millport last Thursday for an STV cookery show.

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27 Feb 2015 08:30

Will we see eclipse in Largs and Millport?

One of the last great eclipses of our lifetime in the UK is going to be happening on Friday 20 March, and local schools can get involved with a BBC Stargazing Live project.

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20 Feb 2015 09:30

Letters to the Editor ... Is Millport cycle path necessary

Concerns raised over Millport cycle path in Letters to the Editor.

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19 Feb 2015 06:30

Plan to use Millport Pier for refuge

Millport pier could be used as a future port of refuge for the Cal Mac ferry during stormy weather.

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18 Feb 2015 09:30

Your 5p helps save Millport marine environment

Field Studies Centre chief Daniel Moncreiff has spoken about the positive effects to Millport’s marine environment as a result of the 5p carrier bag charge introduced last year.

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16 Feb 2015 06:00

Millport baton legacy masterplan

A permanent legacy to commemorate Millport’s key role in the Queens Baton Relay is to be developed and found a home on Cumbrae.

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13 Feb 2015 08:00

S'miles better! Millport family's charity success

A Millport family are hoping that the island’s fundraising efforts over the past three years have helped save young lives from cardiac arrest after the sudden death of Steven Blair in 2012.

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12 Feb 2015 09:10

Cycle path concerns in Millport

A Millport historian fears that a new cycle path could ruin the heritage of the seafront. However, campaigners for the cycle path have backed the changes from a safety perspective.

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9 Feb 2015 06:30

Hot off the press - former editor to go the Full Monty

The news that former editor Drew Cochrane and a group of the town’s ‘finest’ will reveal all on stage has sparked an early rush for tickets

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7 Feb 2015 09:30

Rise in traffic expected at Largs ferry terminal

A representative of the Cumbrae Ferry Users group has warned that the introduction of the Road Equivalent Tariff (RET) will have ‘massive’ implications for transport in Millport AND Largs.

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5 Feb 2015 09:13

Let there be light at Millport cathedral!

The Cathedral of the Isles is currently undergoing £10-15,000 of repairs and refurbishments - and reaching parts which have been untouched for decades.

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4 Feb 2015 08:30

Reduced ferry fares will benefit Millport

Cunninghame North MSP Kenneth Gibson believes Millport will see the benefits of the Road Equivalent Tarriff when it is rolled out in October.

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30 Jan 2015 09:30

Pot luck for roads claims

Just over three per cent of local motorists who seek compensation payments for pothole damage to their cars are successful in their claims.


30 Jan 2015 09:30

Trident polarises local Labour politicians

Local Labour MPs have taken opposing views on the future of the Trident nuclear deterrent.

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30 Jan 2015 06:00

Millport's secret railway

One thing that Millport has never had until recently has been a railway, but thanks to the Garrison Model Rail Club, you can envisage exactly how Millport would look like if it did!

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24 Jan 2015 06:30

MP Katy slates 'worst roads' on Cumbrae

Local MP Katy Clark has written a scathing letter to North Ayrshire Council after saying that Cumbrae’s roads were in ‘the worst condition’ she had seen in a long time.

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23 Jan 2015 09:30

Cumbrae could get ferry users group

It is imperative that Caledonian MacBryane avoids a situation where the Isle of Cumbrae is cut off for days.

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23 Jan 2015 09:15

Keep calm ... and carry on shopping in Millport!

Businesses go above and beyond despite storm damage last week as Millport returns to open all hours!

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17 Jan 2015 09:30

Council count cost of compensation payouts

North Ayrshire Council have had to pay out thousands of pounds in compensation for a range of serious and bizarre incidents, according to a report published by the BBC.


17 Jan 2015 09:30

Boys' Brigade role for Jackie

The Boys’ Brigade have appointed a Millport resident as their new development worker to help establish new groups in the South of Scotland.


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