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19 Sep 2014 09:30

Largs area swings it for No Thanks

There was a dramatic variation in the voting throughout North Ayrshire between the yes and no camps.

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19 Sep 2014 09:30

Samurai sword killing in Largs

A Largs youth faces a long jail sentence after admitting to the killing of a former community councillor

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19 Sep 2014 09:30

Largs 'super' store up for sale

A shop that has been described as the 'Aladdin's Cave' of Largs has been put up for sale by the family

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29 Mar 2015 09:30

Man overboard call for coastguard

Coastguards were quick off their mark after a report of a man overboard in the water around Largs Yacht Haven last week.

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29 Mar 2015 08:30

Largs and Fairlie represented at Youth Parliament

Two young Largs and Fairlie residents have been elected to the Scottish Youth Parliament. Emily Aitken of Fairlie and Megan Reid from Largs were elected to represent the views of young constituents in Cunninghame North, with the formal results announced by returning officer Elma Murray.

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28 Mar 2015 18:30

Spring forward with Largs Facebook!

Remember the clocks go forward an hour at 1am on Sunday! - and there have been plenty of reminders of the better weather with some great pictures on the Largs News Facebook page. So, what's the buzz?

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28 Mar 2015 07:30

First Largs beach clean of the season

Largs Community Council organised its first beach clean event of the season on Sunday - and also headed up the Viewpoint for a spring clean.

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27 Mar 2015 09:30

New Largs Food Festival to offer live music

A new food festival could be a major ‘game changer’ for tourism in the town, and will be offering a music stage and children’s entertainment.

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27 Mar 2015 09:00

Largs life on an Ocean Wave!

Where else could you get cruiseliners, navy ships, model yachts, and even Captain Jack Sparrow’s ship ‘The Black Pearl’ in the west coast of Scotland?

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27 Mar 2015 07:30

For and against Millport cycle path

Range of views expressed as island controversy sparks more debate.

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27 Mar 2015 06:30

Nicole's got the write attitude

A former Largs Academy pupil is set to help launch this year’s instalment of a nationwide competition that recognises excellence in journalism in Scotland’s colleges and universities.

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26 Mar 2015 09:30

Largs man's new home for typhoon disaster kids

A Largs man has helped provide a new family home for three homeless children following the Phillipines typhoon in 2013, thanks to generous local donations.

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26 Mar 2015 09:30

Largs nursing home to close in June

Families of residents at Warren Park Nursing Home have been told that the complex will be closing in June.

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26 Mar 2015 09:30

Seafront cafe and bookmaker plans

Plans to turn the remaining part of the Lanes amusement arcade into a cafe and betting office have been lodged with planners.

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26 Mar 2015 07:30

Pubs united against Wetherspoon plan

Largs pubs and restaurants are united against the arrival of superpub chain Wetherspoon, which would ‘ruin’ the town, according to a pub owner representing the town’s hospitality trade. However, Wetherspoon countered that the move would have a ‘positive’ effect.

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25 Mar 2015 13:30

MSP voices concern after Clydeport blaze

'Real concerns’ have been expressed about the damaging blaze at Clydeport coal terminal on Sunday

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25 Mar 2015 12:15

Largs First Responders are first class!

Congratulations go to the Largs First Responders for winning a prestigious award at the Provost Civic Pride awards on Friday.

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25 Mar 2015 12:00

Bid to save Largs squash courts

Inverclyde Sports centre is set to demolish its squash courts at the end of this year, sportscotland have confirmed.

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25 Mar 2015 09:30

Flower of Scotland at Barrfields in 1972

Largs boatyard was busy in 1972, while the Corries were providing another sell-out show at Barrfields.

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24 Mar 2015 09:30

New mental health outlook for North Coast

SAMH (Scottish Association for Mental Health) charity have redesigned and launched a new approach to helping people living with mental health problems.

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