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30 Jul 2015 21:16 • Russell Steele

LATEST: Man in IRH after major police alert at Greenock Cemetery

POLICE surrounded and sealed off the entrance to Greenock Cemetery tonight as they dealt with a serious incident.

30 Jul 2015 17:00 • Eric Baxter

Iconic Greenock hotel is set for £700k transformation

TEN jobs will be created in a major expansion at Greenock’s Tontine Hotel costing more than half-a-million pounds — and the number of new posts could rise to 20.

30 Jul 2015 12:00

Over 1,000 Inverclyde people could be removed from voting register

MORE than a thousand Inverclyde voters are in danger of having their names removed from the electroal register.

30 Jul 2015 16:00 • Rosemary Lowne

Clowning around with Greenock playscheme

CLOWNING around was the name of the game as a comedy circus school visited a Greenock playscheme.

29 Jul 2015 17:00 • Rosemary Lowne

Seventy jobs to be created by key employer

SEVENTY new jobs are to be created in Inverclyde as one of the area’s key employers significantly expands its workforce.

30 Jul 2015 13:30

Residents join 50th birthday bash for warden

A BIG-HEARTED care warden celebrated his 50th birthday – by throwing a party for all the residents he looks after.

30 Jul 2015 10:00

Greenock firm appeals against turbine decision

JOBS will be protected if a controversial wind turbine is allowed to go ahead at the Texas Instruments plant in Greenock, it is claimed.

29 Jul 2015 16:00 • Paul John Coulter

Port couple celebrate 50 years of wedded bliss

A GOLDEN couple from Port Glasgow have celebrated a fantastic 50 years of wedded bliss.

29 Jul 2015 15:30

Lady Inverclyde’s gown fetches £1,700

AN historic gown worn by Lady Inverclyde at the coronation of a British king nearly 80 years ago has gone under the hammer.

29 Jul 2015 13:00 • Paul John Coulter

Fuel spill closes A8 for over seven hours

THE main artery through Inverclyde was closed to traffic for more than SEVEN hours yesterday following a ‘severe’ fuel spillage.

28 Jul 2015 17:00 • David Goodwin

Man locked social workers inside his home

A SINISTER ‘death threat’ man who locked two terrified women social workers in his flat had to be wrestled from the dock of Greenock Sheriff Court after refusing to accept a jail sentence.

28 Jul 2015 15:30 • Rosemary Lowne

Support for ‘yellow house’ after appeal deadline set

HUNDREDS of people have supported Greenock’s ‘yellow house’ after its owners were told they have less than two weeks to challenge a council order to repaint it — or face a possible £20,000 fine.

28 Jul 2015 14:00

Bank staff support grieving children

KINDHEARTED bank staff are supporting a project helping children grieving for loved ones.

28 Jul 2015 13:00 • Paul John Coulter

Port Burger King set to bring 25 jobs

THE new Burger King planned for Port Glasgow could bring more than 25 new jobs to the area, the Tele can reveal.

28 Jul 2015 12:00

Updated: A8 reopens after seven hour closure

THE A8 has reopened after two incidents earlier this morning saw it closed for seven hours.

28 Jul 2015 08:13

New service boost for Ocean Terminal

A NEW freight service from Greenock to Holland will give a big boost to the Ocean Terminal, its owners said today.

27 Jul 2015 17:00 • David Goodwin

Drug dealer ran cannabis operation at Greenock garage firm

A DRUG dealer who ran a cannabis peddling operation from his lock-up garage business is today facing a proceeds of crime rap after thousands of pounds were seized during a raid.

27 Jul 2015 16:00 • Paul John Coulter

Port teens to start in major production of Bugsy Malone

THE stage is set for three aspiring actors from Port Glasgow to star in a major production of Bugsy Malone.

27 Jul 2015 15:30

20th birthday celebrations at Amazon's Gourock base

AMAZON’S Gourock team helped to celebrate the company’s 20th birthday.

27 Jul 2015 14:30 • Rosemary Lowne

Gourock stage school pupil meets Beverley Knight after musical show

SOUL singer Beverley Knight told a rising Gourock singer to keep chasing his dream of West End stardom.

27 Jul 2015 13:00 • Paul John Coulter

Police attend sudden death in Greenock

THE body of a woman has been recovered from a block of flats in Greenock following a sudden death.

25 Jul 2015 17:00 • David Goodwin

Greenock woman to face £78k ‘benefit fraud’ trial

A GREENOCK woman has appeared in court charged with carrying out multiple benefits frauds totalling nearly £80,000.

25 Jul 2015 15:00

Transformation begins at Ferguson’s

THE transformation of Ferguson’s in Port Glasgow is starting to take shape with work well underway to demolish parts of the yard.

25 Jul 2015 15:00 • Rosemary Lowne

Famous golfer visits Kilmacolm club to encourage more ladies to take up the sport

IT was ‘par-tee’ time at Kilmacolm Golf Club as one of the country’s most famous female golfers swung by for a one-off workshop.

25 Jul 2015 13:00 • Paul John Coulter

Last orders for former Port pub Monty's

LAST orders have been called for an ‘eyesore’ former pub in Port Glasgow after demolition crews moved in to tear down the building.

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