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Subscribers Only 25 Apr 2015 08:00 • Paul John Coulter

Greenock charity shop to shut after being targeted by thieves

ELDERLY volunteers have decided to close a Greenock charity shop which supports sick and terminally ill locals after it was targeted again by twisted thieves.

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Subscribers Only 25 Apr 2015 08:30 • Paul John Coulter

First Minister vows to help 90 staff under threat at Port factory

FIRST Minister Nicola Sturgeon has vowed that ‘everything’ will be done to help 90 staff at a closure-threatened Port Glasgow factory.

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Subscribers Only 25 Apr 2015 08:30 • David Goodwin

Child sex fiend behind bars

A CHILD sex attacker will be behind bars until 2019 after committing a fresh crime whilst living beside a Greenock nursery.

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Subscribers Only 25 Apr 2015 08:30 • Eric Baxter

Clyde coast ferry fare rise fears ‘if routes are privatised’

CLYDE coast ferry fares could rise if the routes are privatised, it has been claimed today.

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Subscribers Only 25 Apr 2015 14:00

Sun shines on Inverclyde Parkinson’s group fundraisers

THE Parkinson's Inverclyde group enjoyed a fundraising night at the Chart Room Kip Marina in Inverkip, recently.

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Subscribers Only 25 Apr 2015 12:00 • Rosemary Lowne

Wedding gowns dating back 200 years on display at Greenock museum

RESPLENDENT wedding gowns dating back more than 200 years are some of the beautiful costumes on display as part of a vintage fashion exhibition.

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Subscribers Only 25 Apr 2015 11:00 • Rosemary Lowne

Fire started in tenement close

A WRECKLESS firebug deliberately set a tenement close ablaze in Greenock.

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Subscribers Only 25 Apr 2015 11:00

Derek’s marathon effort for Ardgowan Hospice

GREENOCK man Derek Heron is hoping to raise £1,000 for Ardgowan Hospice tomorrow with a marathon charity effort.

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Subscribers Only 25 Apr 2015 10:30 • Rosemary Lowne

Man taken to hospital after gang attack

A MAN was rushed to hospital after being seriously assaulted in Greenock this morning.

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Subscribers Only 25 Apr 2015 10:00 • David Goodwin

Grieving thief brandished a bottle at shocked Port store boss

A GRIEVING thief brandished a stolen bottle of wine and ran at a Port shop boss in the wake of his grandfather’s death.

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Subscribers Only 24 Apr 2015 15:00 • Rosemary Lowne

Inverclyde director’s supernatural film set to take internet by storm

IT’S lights, camera and action for a local film producer whose supernatural drama is hotly tipped to take the internet by storm.

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Subscribers Only 24 Apr 2015 14:00

Greenock film student raises awareness of autism

BUDDING Greenock film-maker Laura Cesa has made a film about autism based on her own personal experiences.

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Subscribers Only 24 Apr 2015 13:30 • Paul John Coulter

Greenock kids’ DIY playpark is a hit

FED-UP youngsters who waited in vain for a playpark to be built got into the swing of things – by making one of their own.

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Subscribers Only 24 Apr 2015 13:00 • Lorraine Tinney

Port heart patient campaigns at parliament over treatment

A PORT Glasgow heart patient is fronting a campaign at the Scottish Parliament to help people take control of their own treatment.

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Subscribers Only 24 Apr 2015 12:30 • David Goodwin

Inverkip man with thousands said he had £39 to claim benefits

A ‘HUMILIATED’ benefit cheat claimed to have just £39 to his name when in fact he held a secret bank account worth tens of thousands of pounds.

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Subscribers Only 24 Apr 2015 12:00 • Rosemary Lowne

Port dad and daughter's double health joy

A MIRACULOUS Port father and daughter duo are on the road to recovery after both suffering from life threatening conditions.

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Subscribers Only 24 Apr 2015 11:30

Greenock biker dies in road accident

A GREENOCK motorcyclist has been tragically killed in a road crash.

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Subscribers Only 24 Apr 2015 11:30 • Paul John Coulter

Man allegedly ‘slashed’ during daytime incident

POLICE have arrested a man in connection with an alleged ‘slashing’ during a daytime incident in Gourock yesterday.

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Subscribers Only 24 Apr 2015 11:00 • Susan Lochrie

Greenock pensioner's brave stand against yobs

A GREENOCK man has lifted the lid on the misery that anti-social neighbours are inflicting on residents living in a high rise flat.

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Subscribers Only 23 Apr 2015 15:00 • Paul John Coulter

Greenock bus firm launches open-top tours

STAFF at Greenock bus company McGill’s are moving on up — after lifting the lid on the first ever open-top tours in Inverclyde.

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