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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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3 Jul 2015 13:30

Breaking: Cumbrae ferry uncertainty as new strike date announced

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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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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3 Jul 2015 09:30

Largs Live hits the right note!

Largs Live launched the town’s summer season in style - welcoming visitors from all over Scotland as well as international travellers with its eclectic mix of high energy and melodic music.
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3 Jul 2015 09:30

Largs policeman injured in incident

A police officer was injured after attending to a call in Largs late at night last month.
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3 Jul 2015 09:30

Memories of a much loved lifeboat man of Largs

A surprise discovery of a 1966 edition of the Largs and Millport Weekly News has brought back special memories of a much loved lifeboat man from Largs.
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2 Jul 2015 16:30

Delight for festival-goers as Fairlie road closure averted

Plans to close the main road through Fairlie during one of the biggest weekends of the summers have been rearranged after the 'News' raised concerns.
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2 Jul 2015 09:30

Skelmorlie man's hawk solution to Largs gull menace

Martyn McCulloch believes he can help Largs resolve its seagull problem by flying birds of prey along the prom.
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2 Jul 2015 09:30

Chopper monitors Largs 'Firearms' incident

Reports of an ‘ongoing firearms incident’ in Largs on Sunday led to a police helicopter being deployed overhead on Sunday evening
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1 Jul 2015 16:30

Penny Farthing cyclist's Largs visit

Local residents could have been forgiven for thinking that they had travelled back in time when they witnessed a cyclist on a penny farthing headed from from Inverkip to Largs before heading down the coast to South Ayrshire on Sunday.
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1 Jul 2015 12:12

Explore Largs tv advert has been a hit at home and abroad! (VIDEO)

An Explore Largs television advert has been a hit on the television, and on-line, after receiving hits from around the world.
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1 Jul 2015 09:30

'We need to do more to promote Largs landscape and views'

A Largs campaigner wants to see the town's natural assets and views being promoted to a wider audience.
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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 09:30

Praise for Fairlie Great War exhibition

The Fairlie Great War exhibition has been praised for its concise information presented about every villager who fought in the Great War.
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30 Jun 2015 08:30

RNLI long service award for David

Dedication is what you need ... Largs RNLI gives award to David Hewitt junior for 20 years service.
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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 09:30

Scottish Cup winning boss visited Largs Academy

Largs Academy had a surprise visitor before the end of term - Inverness Caledonian Thistle manager John Hughes, with the Scottish Cup!
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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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27 Jun 2015 07:30

Largs Council support for 'Don't feed the seagulls' campaign

The new ‘Please Don’t Feed the Seagulls’ campaign has got off to a flyer, with Largs Commmunity Council backing the projec
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27 Jun 2015 00:45

Largs Live launches its fourth festival

With over 100 gigs performed by 75 bands at 25 venues throughout Largs during this weekend, Largs Live's FREE music extravaganza got underway on Friday evening.
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27 Jun 2015 00:30

Fairlie Great War exhibition VIDEO

Local historian praises new exhibition which opens to the public on Saturday 27 June - and urges people to go along and find out about the village soldiers who defended the country in the Great War.
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26 Jun 2015 07:30

Will 20mph limit improve Largs town centre?

Letter writer, and roads campaigner, Archie Burleigh gives his view...
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26 Jun 2015 06:30

More memories of Catalina flying boats of Largs

Letter writer Sandy McCallum recalls the days of the Catalina in Largs, and beyond...
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