Largs, Scotland Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Official move to force removal of Union flag in a Scots town after SNP MP 'eyesore' complaintRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Sunday Herald

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  2. Official moves to force removal of Union flag in a Scots town after SNP MP 'eyesore' complaintRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    OFFICIALS have made moves to force the removal of a Union flag from a North Ayrshire seaside town following a complaint from a Scottish nationalist MP that it was an "eyesore". A row has blown up over the actions taken over the British flag which has been in place 40 feet above a closed sports pub in the Main Street of Largs for nearly three years.

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  3. Renfrew striker Alain Kinney has been out injured with a snapped cruciate ligament since last JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Evening Times

    RENFREW striker Alain Kinney was supposed to be back training with his team-mates this season but now a new plan is in place. The 31-year-old is not unlike many Junior players in having to combine a part-time football career with family and work commitments but Alan's own juggling act has several degrees of difficulty added through trying to accommodate a long and gruelling period of rehabilitation from a career threatening injury.

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  4. Gartcairn boss Davie Greig keeps team plans close to his chest ahead...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Evening Times

    IT'S long been the case that for a cup shock to take place you need the favourites to play within themselves or with a measure of complacencya and better still do botha while the underdog has to perform to its maximum in terms of ability and probably a bit beyond that as well. The chances of an upset can be enhanced further if things go the way of the lesser light in terms of breaks of the ball and crucial refereeing decisions so no real surprise to find Gartcairn Juniors boss Davie Greig hoping some or even all of these ingredients are in the mix for his club's historic Scottish Junior Cup quarter-final clash away to Linlithgow Rose today.

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  5. Rangers: Pedro Caixinha arrives in Glasgow ahead of Ibrox moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | BBC News

    The Portuguese coach is not expected to take charge of the Ibrox side until after Sunday's meeting with Celtic. Mark Warburton left the Rangers hotseat in February, with the club's Under-20s coach Graeme Murty in interim charge for the past five games.

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  6. Rangers: Pedro Caixinha given permission by Al-Gharafa to move to IbroxRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Newsday

    Under-20s coach Graeme Murty has been in charge of Rangers' first team for their last five matches and they play Celtic on Sunday. However, Southampton's director of scouting and recruitment Ross Wilson declined an offer to take up the role earlier this week.

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  7. Pedro Caixinha gives Rangers fans hope that other candidates can't matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | The Daily Record

    Gers blogger Jonny McFarlane reckons the Portuguese boss is a massive risk but his upside could be worth the gamble. If Mark Warburton's appointment represented a punt on a relatively untested manager then Pedro Caixinha's apparently inevitable unveiling as Rangers ' new boss must surely rank as one of Scottish footballs biggest ever gambles.

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  8. CalMac ferries carry more than 5 million passengers for first time since 1997Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    A ferry company carried more than five million passengers in a year for the first time in two decades following the introduction of cheaper fares. Caledonian MacBrayne said 5,055,827 passengers and 1,356,396 cars travelled on its vessels in 2016, the first full year after the roll-out of road equivalent tariff across the network.

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  9. CalMac ferries carry more than 5 million passengers for first time since 1997Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Sunday Herald

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  10. CalMac hits new heights as boss remains at helmRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    Caledonian MacBrayne has carried more than five million passengers in a year for the first time in two decades following the introduction of cheaper fares. The ferries operation said 5,055,827 passengers and 1,356,396 cars travelled on its vessels in 2016, the first full year after the roll-out of road equivalent tariff across the network.

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  11. You can count on usRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2017 | Buteman Today

    Islanders reeling from the Clydesdale Bank branch closure plans have been given a possible lifeline that would avoid a round-trip to the mainland for their banking. As reported last week, the island branch in Rothesay's High Street is set to be axed as part of the Clydesdale and Yorkshire banking group's plans to shut nearly 80 branches.

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  12. Pictorial history celebrates 50 years of Glasgow AirportRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    The 98-page souvenir, 50 Years of Glasgow Airport, was compiled by Dugald Cameron and has been circulated among staff. The site at Abbotsinch took over from Renfrew Airport in 1966, and hosted its first commercial flight on 2 May 1966 - a British European Airways service from Edinburgh.

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  13. 'My lover, the undercover cop' Victim of secret policeman tells of their life in ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    A WOMAN who was tricked into a two-year relationship with notorious undercover police officer 'Carlo Neri' has spoken about her time in Scotland with her so-called "spy cop" lover. The political activist, known only as Andrea, said she made four visits north of the border with Neri, who she described as a "sociopath".

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  14. My lover, the undercover cop' Victim of secret policeman tells of their life in ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    A WOMAN who was tricked into a two-year relationship with notorious undercover police officer 'Carlo Neri' has spoken about her time in Scotland with her so-called "spy cop" lover. The political activist, known only as Andrea, said she made four visits north of the border with Neri, who she described as a "sociopath".

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  15. Interview: Female activist 'engaged' to undercover cop 'Carlo Neri' on the Scottish connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    A WOMAN who was tricked into a two-year relationship with notorious undercover police officer 'Carlo Neri' has spoken about her time in Scotland with her so-called "spy cop" lover. The political activist, known only as Andrea, said she made four visits north of the border with Neri, who she described as a "sociopath".

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  16. Where to spot humpback whales and orcas in Scotland's watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Daily Record

    Data compiled by the Clyde Marine Mammal Project in 2016 reveals 1157 animals swam past our shores, in 366 reports made by members of the public. One humpback spotted in the area was dubbed Hamish and cruised along the North Ayrshire coastline, popping up at Largs and Arran.

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  17. Before you buy a ticket, we've got a complete guide to tonight's drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | IcBurton

    The biggest lottery win in the UK - and across Europe - remains that of Colin and Chris Weir, from Largs, North Ayrshire, who scooped a 161,653,000 EuroMillions jackpot in July 2011.

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  18. Lorry driver who ploughed into woman's house and killed her had 'explosive coughing fit', FAI hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    A woman was killed after a lorry ploughed into her house when the driver suffered an "explosive coughing fit", a fatal accident inquiry has heard. Catherine Bonner, 55, died on February 14, 2013, after the lorry, driven by George Marshall, smashed into the side of her house.

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  19. Scots Edwardian station returns to former glory following A 6m revampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    The Edwardian-style station in Wemyss Bay, Inverclyde, was designed in 1903 and built soon after. It is now a grade A-listed building.

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  20. Rutherglen Glencairn v Yoker Athletic: Glens boss Willie Harvey eyes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | The Daily Record

    THE Glens, who lost last time out against the Whe Ho, welcome Steven Reilly's men to The Celsius Stadium this afternoon in a 1.45pm kick off. Rutherglen Glencairn gaffer Willie Harvey is expecting a tough test today as his side take on a team in similar form.

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