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Dad's six-year sentence for killing thief in the street

Subscribers Only 2 Sep 2014 11:00

A GREENOCK dad who killed a man who had robbed his son of an expensive iPhone was yesterday sentenced to six years in prison.

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Promise of employment boost by Port retail park expansion

Subscribers Only 2 Sep 2014 11:30 • Eric Baxter

NEW jobs and stores are being promised following a multi-million pound investment in Port Glasgow’s retail park by a council pension fund.

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Better Together campaign leader launches new posters in Greenock

Subscribers Only 2 Sep 2014 11:30 • Eric Baxter

THE Better Together campaign and its leader Alistair Darling visited Greenock yesterday to launch new campaign posters.

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Pervert who was called ‘danger to women’ is let loose

Subscribers Only 1 Sep 2014 11:00 • Matt Meade

A MAN dubbed a ‘danger to young females’ is walking the streets of Greenock after avoiding prison for possession of child pornography.

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Six jobs could be created in revamp of Greenock Sports Centre

Subscribers Only 1 Sep 2014 11:30 • Eric Baxter

SIX new jobs could be created in a radical revamp of Greenock Sports Centre, the Tele can reveal.

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Robbie's delight at Morton loan move

Subscribers Only 2 Sep 2014 11:30 • Jonathan Mitchell

RANGERS midfielder Robbie Crawford is ready to make an impact with his local team after completing a deadline-busting loan move to Morton last night.

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Duffy: Morton defence should've got a grip on Gavin

Subscribers Only 2 Sep 2014 12:00

JIM Duffy holds Forfar frontman Gavin Swankie in such high regard that he signed him for Dundee — but still insisted his defenders should have dealt with him far better than they did on Saturday.

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Gourock golf championship was keenly contested

Subscribers Only 2 Sep 2014 14:00

GOUROCK Golf Club Ladies’ Championship final round was played, with this year’s finalists Maureen Woodhead and Margie Carmichael competing for the honour.

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Terrace Talk: Morton fan's view

Subscribers Only 2 Sep 2014 13:00

LAST week I spoke about the highs and lows of following Morton and Saturday once again proved that watching our club can at times be a complete and utter nightmare.

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Flashback 50 years

Subscribers Only 2 Sep 2014 14:00 • The Viator

THIS picture of Greenock’s former Belville Place School in the east end of town was taken in 1964.

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Stage set for actor Scott

Subscribers Only 2 Sep 2014 13:00 • The Viator

TALENTED local youngster Scott Nicholl has been awarded a place at the famed Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts in London, as previously reported in the Telegraph.

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Holyrood message by Duncan McNeil MSP

1 Sep 2014 13:00

AS the postal vote ballot papers drop through your letter box, many of you will let out a sigh of relief that the two-year campaign is coming to an end, and the constitutional question that has dogged Scottish politics will finally be settled.

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Dan Gowar on a Friday...

Subscribers Only 29 Aug 2014 13:00

ONLY those who have fallen out with their partner and have spent recent weeks down an abandoned coal mine in a huff will be unaware of the latest craze sweeping the land.

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Play to remember Greenock massacre

Subscribers Only 28 Aug 2014 13:00 • Rosemary Lowne

NINE people who died during a ‘forgotten’ Greenock massacre are to be remembered in a moving play.

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Trio of comedians take to the stage at Albany

Subscribers Only 28 Aug 2014 16:00

A TRIO of top comedians will have the audience at a Greenock theatre rolling about with laughter tomorrow night.

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House night at Gourock venue

Subscribers Only 28 Aug 2014 16:00

POPULAR music night ‘For the love of house’ returns to Cleats basement tomorrow night.

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