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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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4 Sep 2015 08:30

'Unanswered questions' over Largs gym closure

Letter-writer Graeme Bone is critical of the way in which information about the closure of the Excel Suite gym next month was relayed to members at a recent meeting within the Inverclyde Sports Centre complex. There will be no new gym facility at Inverclyde until December 2016.
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4 Sep 2015 06:30

Moves to re-occupy Largs empty homes

The council is ready to introduce new measures they hope will bring more unused properties back into use.
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4 Sep 2015 06:30

Gibson to 'work hard for every vote' in 2016 Holyrood election

Local MSP Kenneth Gibson, who has served Cunninghame North since May 2007, has again been chosen to stand for Holyrood.
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3 Sep 2015 16:30

Doors Open Day in Largs, Fairlie and West Kilbride

It will be “Doors Open Day” this weekend, giving free access to fascinating buildings, some of which are closed to the public.
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3 Sep 2015 09:15

Revamped Wild West fest for Millport this weekend

Yee-hah ... 21 years young, and believed to be the longest running event of its kind in Scotland, the Country and Western Festival is back for a rooting-tooting time in Millport
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3 Sep 2015 06:02

Thistle fury over vandals' fire bid

Largs Thistle called in the police after vandals set fire to the home and away dug-outs, and caused other damage to the stadium.
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3 Sep 2015 06:00

Flood hazard at Skelmorlie is 'accident' danger

MSP wants immediate solution to flood hazard on the coast road between Largs and Skelmorlie which is an accident ‘waiting to happen’.
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2 Sep 2015 19:30

Helicopter alerts for Millport and Inverkip

Choppers were called out to two RNLI incidents, and a crime incident on Millport on Tuesday evening.
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2 Sep 2015 14:30

Police chopper returns to Millport

There was a second incident in a week which required a police helicopter to be sent to the Isle of Cumbrae.
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2 Sep 2015 11:30

Cold War history of Largs and Skelmorlie re-visited this weekend

This year’s Open Doors Weekend features both the new Royal Observer Corps Museum in Largs and the Skelmorlie Underground Monitoring Post.
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2 Sep 2015 11:05

Breaking: Jobs concern at Hunterston coal terminal

Consultation to get underway concerning future staffing arrangements at PeelPorts at Hunterston
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2 Sep 2015 09:30

New hot dog eating contest for Millport's Wild West fest

Yeeeee-hah! A new competition which is being introduced for hungry cowboys and cowgirls is the hot dog contest.
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2 Sep 2015 09:00

Author behind top tv drama for Largs book festival

Ann Cleeves, the writer behind ITV’s Vera and BBC One’s Shetland, is coming to Largs on Friday 11 September to the Tidelines Book Festival.
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1 Sep 2015 14:08

Largs festival success ... Let the Vikings roar!

It was a hearty roar of approval from the Viking Festival organisers, after a tremendous weekend of fun, food, and flight, and the good news is, there is much more still to come!
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1 Sep 2015 09:30

New dragon boat race for Largs?

Largs Rotary group looking at launching new fundraiser
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31 Aug 2015 06:30

Viking Opera at Largs

Ayrshire Opera Experience, described as Scotland’s fresh new opera company, present a special performance for this year’s Viking Festival.
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30 Aug 2015 06:30

Open air theatre at Largs Viking Festival

A special open air theatre performance is one of the unexpected highlights of this year’s Viking Festival.
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29 Aug 2015 06:30

Flying the flag for the Largs Viking Festival

Festival gets underway at 2pm on Saturday with parade, and plenty of other exciting activities.
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28 Aug 2015 09:30

£12m investment in Largs is world class

It is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to give Largs a world class sports facility - and one which is unique in the UK. Inverclyde Sports Centre principal John Kent invited the 'News' to see the impressive £12million plans.
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28 Aug 2015 08:30

Largs yachtsman Robert passes away at just 42

Robert Donaldson crewed many of the world's largest yachts, and worked for Cal Mac for several years.
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28 Aug 2015 06:30

Sun and fun at fab Fairlie Gala

Live music, a mini-Olympics, a 1940s tearoom and the Great Fairlie Bake Off were just some of the highlights throughout both days.
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28 Aug 2015 06:00

Lifejacket mystery for Largs rescue crew

Largs Lifeboat was called to investigate a number of lifejackets seen floating in the sea off Bute.
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