News

24 Nov 2014 11:45 • Russell Steele

Tragedy as body found at Cardwell Bay

POLICE say that a body recovered from the River Clyde at Gourock is believed to be that of missing teenager Sarah Smith.

Social:

Subscribers Only 24 Nov 2014 12:00 • Paul John Coulter

Forty years in football for Cappielow kitman

LONG-SERVING Morton kitman Andy Bryan has spoken of his shock and pride at being among the first inductees into the club’s Hall of Fame after an incredible 40 years’ service.

Social:

Subscribers Only 24 Nov 2014 11:30 • David Goodwin

‘Pole, bat, blade attack’ charge

A BOY of 14 has been charged with peddling heroin in Greenock and committing a violent assault and robbery using an array of weapons — including knives.

Social:

Subscribers Only 24 Nov 2014 11:30

Fire crews attend blaze at Kilmacolm farm for 29 hours

FIREFIGHTERS spent 29 hours tackling a raging fire in Kilmacolm.

Social:

Subscribers Only 24 Nov 2014 15:00 • Susan Lochrie

Inverclyde Academy boys glam up in aid of Children in Need

INVERCLYDE Academy’s boys were game for a laugh when they glammed up in killer heels and fab frocks for a good cause.

Social:

Subscribers Only 24 Nov 2014 14:30 • Paul John Coulter

Broken lifts cause problems for staff and patients at IRH

PATIENTS and staff at Inverclyde Royal have been left grounded for several weeks due to ongoing problems with hospital lifts.

Social:

Subscribers Only 24 Nov 2014 14:00 • Paul John Coulter

Inspirational Gourock woman is awarded MBE by Queen

AN INSPIRATIONAL Gourock woman who survived an aggressive form of cancer at just four months old has been awarded an MBE by the Queen.

Social:

Subscribers Only 24 Nov 2014 13:30 • Rosemary Lowne

Flooding mystery causes misery for Inverkip pensioner

A DISGRUNTLED pensioner says his life is being made a misery by flood water which has caused hundreds of pounds of damage to his property.

Social:

Subscribers Only 24 Nov 2014 13:00 • Rosemary Lowne

Gourock amateur photographer's prize-winning picture

AN amateur Gourock photographer proved he is picture perfect after his striking image of a butterfly perched on a flower won a prestigious award.

Social:

Subscribers Only 24 Nov 2014 12:00

Sunshine Club ready to party after cash boost

GIBSHILL Sunshine Club’s Christmas party has been given a big boost by two generous donations.

Social:

Subscribers Only 22 Nov 2014 12:00 • Lorraine Tinney

Dream trip for Megan

CHRISTMAS has come early for a little Greenock girl after she was gifted a £10,000 fairytale holiday to Disney World.

Social:

21 Nov 2014 13:00

Sell-out gig for Inverclyde band

A GIG starring hit Inverclyde Americana band Ten Gallon Bratz is a sell-out more than a week before the show.

Social:

Subscribers Only 21 Nov 2014 12:00 • Lorraine Tinney

Girl undergoes plastic surgery after crash

A GREENOCK mum feared her 10-year-old daughter would die after being injured in a terrifying road accident.

Social:

Subscribers Only 20 Nov 2014 15:00 • Rosemary Lowne

Find Berkley a loving Inverclyde home

THIS cute pooch is in desperate need of a loving home — and Tele readers are being urged to get in touch if they can help.

Social:

Subscribers Only 20 Nov 2014 14:00 • David Goodwin

Police ‘carried guns in Greenock’

POLICE have routinely carried side guns whilst on duty through Inverclyde, the Telegraph can reveal today.

Social:

Subscribers Only 20 Nov 2014 14:00 • Lorraine Tinney

Books for African children stranded due to Ebola crisis

BOOKS collected by a retired teacher as party of a mercy mission to help children in Africa have become stranded in Greenock due to the ebola crisis.

Social:

Subscribers Only 20 Nov 2014 14:00

Wemyss Bay bar raises glass for Guides and Scouts

KIND-hearted customers at a Wemyss Bay bar have raised money to help local youngsters.

Social:

Subscribers Only 20 Nov 2014 13:00 • Paul John Coulter

Clydeview pupils cook up a storm in Masterchef-style contest

TALENTED young chefs cooked up a storm at a new Masterchef-style contest at a Gourock high school with the winner now preparing to represent Inverclyde at the district finals.

Social:

Subscribers Only 20 Nov 2014 13:00 • Lorraine Tinney

Two new youth clubs for Port Glasgow and Gourock

TWO new youth clubs are to open in Inverclyde as part of a £288,000 project.

Social:

Subscribers Only 20 Nov 2014 13:00 • Paul John Coulter

Inverclyde councillor: ‘Our coastguard would still be here if devolved’

GREENOCK Coastguard would have been saved had the Scottish Parliament been in charge of decision making, a senior local politician claimed today.

Social: