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6 Jul 2015 08:30

Millport's jazz success on Sunday (VIDEO)

The relaxing big band music resonated around the Garrison grounds on Sunday afternoon thanks to the efforts of the Millport Festival Group.
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4 Jul 2015 16:30

Cal Mac 'disappointment' over new strike action

RMT members working on Caledonian MacBrayne ferries have confirmed that they are to stage a second 24-hour strike on Friday July 10.
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4 Jul 2015 06:30

Millport Co-op drinks licence success

The new Co-op in Millport has been granted an off-sales licence for its new premises, sparking criticism from the campaigners protesting against the company coming to the island.
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3 Jul 2015 10:00

Millport heroes saved my life on the football pitch!

‘Thank you for saving my life’ - a heart attack victim has spoken to the ‘news’ to convey his thanks to the professional people in Millport with CPR skills who rushed to his aid.
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1 Jul 2015 09:30

Ongoing revival of Millport Field Studies Centre

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.
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30 Jun 2015 07:25

Scottish SPCA: Dogs die in hot cars warning

The Scottish SPCA is urging pet owners in Largs, Millport, and surrounding area not to leave their dogs in hot cars as the temperatures rise this summer.
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29 Jun 2015 09:12

All that jazz in Millport this Sunday

Jazz lovers should head to Millport on Sunday as it is offering free live music at the marquee in the Garrison grounds.
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26 Jun 2015 07:30

Scottish fiddle for Cumbrae Cathedral

Cathedral will have a fresh look at the world of Scottish fiddle music on Sunday
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25 Jun 2015 09:30

Cumbrae ferry service continues amid strike action

Caledonian MacBrayne will continue to run ferries on the Cumbrae-Largs route on Thursday and Friday, as strike action takes place across the fleet in the west coast of Scotland.
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23 Jun 2015 09:30

Visit Millport's secret railway this summer!

One of the unusual treasures of Millport, and well worth a visit during the summer, is a secret railway!
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22 Jun 2015 09:30

Ferry strike on as talks fail

A 24-hour ferry strike will go ahead on Wednesday and Thursday after talks between the RMT union and Caledonian MacBrayne collapsed.

19 Jun 2015 08:30

Millport man showed pictures of skinned kittens

A former Millport carer’s ‘morbid fascination’ with skinning animals caught up with him after he showed work colleagues horrific pictures of two skinned stillborn kittens.

18 Jun 2015 06:30

'Bad news' for Largs-Cumbrae ferry service?

A Largs councillor has warned that the tendering of the Cumbrae ferry service is ‘bad news’ for the area.
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16 Jun 2015 08:30

SSE help Cumbrae and Largs school show

Hopscotch Theatre Company will be visiting Brisbane and Cumbrae primary schools with their new eco show - ‘What a Load of Rubbish’.
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13 Jun 2015 09:30

Millport exhibition for Scottish screen legend

Millport is currently playing host to an exhibition in memory of one of Scotland’s best loved comedians and character actors in Duncan Macrae, who had a holiday home on the island.
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12 Jun 2015 07:30

Folk music treat at Millport Cathedral

The annual series of concerts "Music for a Summer Afternoon" begins its 2015 season this Sunday 14 June at 3pm in the Cathedral of The Isles, Millport.
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11 Jun 2015 08:30

Merchant Navy parade on Millport

The Millport Branch of the Royal British Legion held a Merchant Navy Parade on Saturday
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9 Jun 2015 09:30

Newton Beach wins top seaside award

Newton Beach in Millport will once again fly the Rural Seaside Award flag above its sands.

8 Jun 2015 12:30

Millport is ready for summer!

Cycling, sponsored walks, festivals and events lined up for Cumbrae this summer. Yee-hah!
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4 Jun 2015 09:35

Corinnes Cumbrae world record-breaking cycle

Quadruple amputee Corinne Hutton made record history on Sunday when she cycled the fastest 10km ever traveled on a quadricycle.

28 May 2015 09:04

New home

Staff in Cumbrae Pharmacy noticed a little baby duck, all on its own, walking along the seafront and crossing the road.

21 May 2015 13:27

Right royal welcome for Millport Queen

Ten-year-old Olivia Hamilton was crowned Cumbrae Queen inside the beautiful Garrison House on Saturday.

13 May 2015 16:30

Millport Movers' move to The Proclaimers!

Participants in a charity run were singing to The Proclaimers to inspire them on their way around Cumbrae on Saturday!
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13 May 2015 15:20

In defence of the Cumbrae ferry

Archie Burleigh of Largs has written a letter to the Largs and Millport News about the recent coverage concerning the Loch Shira breakdown during the Easter weekend.

13 May 2015 15:20

Building a bug hotel in Millport

Cumbrae Primary School paid a recent visit to the community garden in Millport and found out some exciting things concerning creepy-crawlies

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