31 Mar 2015 13:30 • Lisa Hodge

Sedoune Queen is Abbey Primary's Katie

HERE they are - this year’s Segdoune Royal Party. The Times can reveal this year’s Queen elect is 11-year-old Katie Stevely from Abbey Primary School.


28 Mar 2015 15:30

Sentencing wait for careless driving

A MAN who admitted crashing his car through careless driving is awaiting sentencing.


28 Mar 2015 09:30

Kids go free at Sea Life Loch Lomond!

DIVE in and be wowed by the many strange, beautiful and fascinating creatures of the of the deep as you journey through the amazing underwater world of Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium.


27 Mar 2015 15:30

Irvine Times Easter deals: Save 15% at Go Ape!

CELEBRATE adventure this Easter and swing by Go Ape.


27 Mar 2015 15:30

Fined for assault outside an Irvine nightclub

AN IRVINE man who committed an assault outside a nightclub has been fined.


27 Mar 2015 13:30

Serious assault rate drops

POLICE have revealed that serious assaults have fallen in Ayrshire


27 Mar 2015 11:30

Top award for Ayrshire campus

AYRSHIRE College has retained the Healthy Living Award for the fourth year in a row at its Kilwinning and Ayr campuses.


27 Mar 2015 09:30

Irvine hairdresser falls foul of taxman

A IRVINE hairdresser has fallen foul of the taxman after failing to pay two employees the minimum wage after making an ‘oversight’ in his books.


27 Mar 2015 07:30

Family's agony over hospital 'blunders'

THE PARENTS of an Irvine baby born with mystery condition fear her illness could have been caused by what they claim were a ‘catalogue of blunders’ by Crosshouse Hospital.


26 Mar 2015 11:30

Special report: Budget breakdown

The Chancellor of the Exchequer gave his Budget to Parliament on Wednesday, March 18.


26 Mar 2015 09:30

Acrobatic sisters land top medals

TWO sisters from Irvine performed fantastically this week at the Scottish Acrobatics Championship.


26 Mar 2015 07:30 • Ciaran Shanks

Supervision for “vicious” attack

A KILWINNING man who carried out a “vicious” assault has narrowly avoided a prison sentence.


25 Mar 2015 15:00 • Lisa Hodge

Hopes for new mental health facility

THE BROTHER of tragic Gareth Blakely has welcomed news of a new Mental Health facility in North Ayrshire.


25 Mar 2015 13:00 • Ciaran Shanks

Transport bosses blast back at bus cut claims

TRANSPORT bosses insist cuts are not to blame for the scrapping of an Irvine bus service.


25 Mar 2015 11:30 • Lisa Hodge

Nursery targeted by heartless yobs

STAFF at a Kilwinning nursery say they are “sickened” after mindless yobs went on a wrecking spree smashing 25 windows on eight vehicles this weekend.


25 Mar 2015 09:30 • Ciaran Shanks

Construction begins on controversial centre

WORK on Irvine’s new leisure centre officially got underway last week after a special sod-cutting ceremony.


25 Mar 2015 07:30

Staggering cost of Ayrshire's Methadone bill

NEW figures show Irvine and Kilwinning chemists made an astonishing £339,372 for dispensing methadone to drug addicts in 2014.


20 Mar 2015 15:00

Shame of Irvine foodbank rise

IRVINE has more people relying on foodbanks than anywhere else in North Ayrshire, the Times can reveal.


20 Mar 2015 13:30

Fined for drink driving

AN IRVINE man found guilty of drink driving has been fined.


20 Mar 2015 09:30

School coins it in for UNICEF appeal

AN IRVINE school has raised £900 for a worldwide children’s charity by donating coins which are sometimes thrown away.