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2 Oct 2015 15:30

Police crackdown on criminals in new campaign

A MAJOR day of police action took place on Friday in a bid to reduce violence, disorder and antisocial behaviour.

2 Oct 2015 13:30

Scientist gave ex a tongue lashing

A SCIENTIST has been found guilty of making abusive calls to his former partner.

2 Oct 2015 11:30

No place to hide for domestic abusers

DOMESTIC abusers now have no place to hide.

2 Oct 2015 09:30

Smart technology for home care in Ayrshire

PATIENTS battling serious heart conditions have a new way to help manage their condition, as one Irvine resident recently found out.

2 Oct 2015 07:00

Ayrshire LGBT group nominated for top award

THE Ayrshire Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Development Group were “delighted” to have been recently nominated for a national award.

1 Oct 2015 11:30 • Ciaran Shanks

What did your MSPs claim in expenses this year?

IRVINE’S two MSPs claimed less in expenses this year than they did last year.

1 Oct 2015 09:30 • Lisa Hodge

"I can finally get on with my life"

A MUM who was held hostage has said she can ‘finally get on with her life’ after her attacker was jailed for four years.

30 Sep 2015 15:30 • Lisa Hodge

'Death trap' sports pavilion goes up in flames

AN ABANDONED sports pavilion previously branded a ‘public danger’ was almost razed to the ground by a fire this week.

30 Sep 2015 11:30 • Ciaran Shanks

Man admits singing sectarian songs

A MAN has admitted challenging people to a fight and singing sectarian songs.

30 Sep 2015 09:30

Irvine Meadow boss praises seven wonders

ELATED Irvine Meadow manager Stevie Rankin saluted his “phenomenal” side as they chalked up their first Premier Division victory in stunning style on Saturday.

30 Sep 2015 09:30 • Ciaran Shanks

Pizza Hut set for Irvine?

FAST-FOOD giants Pizza Hut have unveiled plans to open a delivery store in Irvine.

30 Sep 2015 07:30

Oh baby! We reveal North Ayrshire's most popular baby names

DO YOU KNOW a baby named Emily? Is your son named Lewis, James or Harris?

29 Sep 2015 16:30

Barry's friends rally round after cancer shock

FRIENDS of a young Irvine man who is battling cancer have organised a fundraiser to help the hospital where he’s being treated.

29 Sep 2015 09:30 • Ciaran Shanks

Pensioner admits racial abuse

A pensioner has admitted racial abuse.

29 Sep 2015 09:30

Police remove elderly passenger from bus after driver complains about his bag of chips

STAGECOACH chiefs have been blasted after a bus driver drove an elderly passenger to Irvine police office and got him removed for eating a bag of chips on board.

25 Sep 2015 15:30

Charity benefits from supermarket sweep

A BAG pack and bucket collection at a supermarket in Irvine by a cancer charity raised over £400.

25 Sep 2015 13:30

Councillor and Inspector join forces

AN IRVINE councillor is teaming up with a police inspector to host a joint surgery this Saturday.

25 Sep 2015 11:30

Couple charged with assault at community centre

AN IRVINE couple have been charged with assault and drug possession at a community centre.

25 Sep 2015 09:30

Police hunt for train attackers

TRANSPORT police are appealing for information after a train travelling through Kilwinning had its windscreen damaged.

25 Sep 2015 07:30

Kilwinning solar park plans unveiled

AN APPLICATION to build a solar park the size of 10 football pitches has been lodged with North Ayrshire Council.

24 Sep 2015 15:30

Irvine schools wanted for Legion contest

A NATIONAL competition that remembers the First World War has been launched this week.

24 Sep 2015 13:30

Pair left stranded near the Big Idea

TWO people had to be rescued after being stranded near the The Big Idea.

24 Sep 2015 11:30

Brazen robber caught after overdose

A DAD-of-two who threatened two employees in an Irvine bookmakers with a broken bottle and demanded £1,000 has been jailed for three years and eight months.

24 Sep 2015 09:30 • Ciaran Shanks

EXCLUSIVE: Ex-MP Brian Donohoe on life after Westminster and more

Find out what happened when Brian Donohoe spoke to our reporter Ciaran Shanks about model helicopters, Jeremy Corbyn and that “f***” quote after his election defeat.

24 Sep 2015 09:30

Vineburgh regeneration officially complete

THE regeneration of Irvine’s Vineburgh, with 287 new homes costing £3.3million, is now officially complete after eight years.

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