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Thursday May 26, 2016
21:15 GMT
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PostHeaderIcon ON The Web -- Man Jailed For Six Years For Attempted Murder

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PostHeaderIcon GARDEN Centre's Two-In-One Potato/Tomato Plant

VISITORS to Cardwell Garden Centre can hardly believe their eyes when they see a plant for sale that grows tomatoes and potatoes at the same time.

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PostHeaderIcon FANCY Dress Fun At Greenock Parkrun's Second Birthday

GREENOCK parkrun celebrated two years of the free, weekly, five-kilometre run on The Esplanade with its usual mix of sporting fun and achievement.

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PostHeaderIcon TOWN Centre Street Closure To Last A Fortnight

A SECTION of a busy Greenock town centre street will be shut for about two weeks while a burst water main is repaired.

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PostHeaderIcon FOOTBALL -- Port Glasgow Boys' Club Update

UPDATE from Port Glasgow Boys' Club teams.

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PostHeaderIcon REGENERATION Company Getting Its Teeth Into New Centre

A LOCAL dental firm has been confirmed as anchor tenant for the new business centre being created in the former Gourock Municipal Buildings.

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PostHeaderIcon WARNING After 'Despicable' Theft From 89-Year-Old

CASH was stolen from a Greenock pensioner by a conman who turned up at his door.

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PostHeaderIcon MAN Dies In Greenock House Fire

AN investigation has started into a fatal fire in Greenock early on Tuesday.

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PostHeaderIcon LATEST Instagram Post -- The Esplanade

At 6.15am, Monday

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Inverclyde Now Instagram

 

PostHeaderIcon HEARTBROKEN Family's Plea After Dog Killed In Hit-And-Run

A DEVASTATED family is appealing for the public to help trace the driver who killed their beloved pet dog in a hit-and-run incident in Greenock.

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PostHeaderIcon CRICKET -- League Win For Inverclyde

INVERLYDE recorded their first win of the season with a fine seven-wicket victory away to Whiteinch.  |  Click for report

 

PostHeaderIcon REACH For The Stars Awards Launched

REACH for the Stars -- the Inverclyde Community Awards 2016 -- have been launched by winners from 2015 and TV presenter Jean Johansson.

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PostHeaderIcon CLYDE Shipping -- Astoria And Le Boreal

Cruise ships Astoria and Le Boreal shared the berth at Greenock Ocean Terminal for a time today.

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Greenock 2016 Cruise Ship List

 

PostHeaderIcon PUBLIC Meetings About Moving Greenock Pre-Five Centres

INVERCLYDE Council has started public consultation on plans to move two children’s centres in Greenock to new locations.

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PostHeaderIcon PLEA Over Missing Cat

THIS cat has been missing from the housing estates near Drumfrochar train station, Greenock since Saturday 14 May. Email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it if seen.

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PostHeaderIcon POLICE Helicopter Finds Missing Pensioner

THE Police Scotland helicopter was called in to search for an elderly missing person in Kilmacolm earlier today  (Monday). The pensioner was located by the air crew and taken to safety by a police dog crew also involved in the search.

 

PostHeaderIcon CLYDE Shipping -- Cargo Ship Balkan

 

Container ship Balkan at Greenock

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PostHeaderIcon LATEST Pictures Sent In By Readers

A SELECTION of views sent in by readers  |  Click for images

 

PostHeaderIcon MAN Reported Over Five-Figure Fraud Allegation

A 36-YEAR-old Greenock man has been reported to prosecutors in relation to an allegation of fraud involving a five-figure sum.  |  Click for more

 

PostHeaderIcon MAJOR Rescue Alert At Greenock Was False Alarm

EMERGENCY services -- including a Coastguard helicopter -- were called out to a night-time river rescue alert at Greenock only to find it was a false alarm.

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PostHeaderIcon SIX Cruise Ships In Four Days

GREENOCK is welcoming six cruise ships in four days this week.

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PostHeaderIcon TALKBACK -- 'Horror' At Wind Farm Decision

QUOTE: "I read with horror the decision by the SNP government to overturn the refusal by Inverclyde Council for a wind farm at Corlic Hill..."

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PostHeaderIcon WALLET With Birthday Money Lost

A REWARD is being offered for the return of a wallet, containing birthday money, lost in Greenock by a man who has learning difficulties.  |  Click for details

 

PostHeaderIcon LOCAL Sports Stars Honoured At Awards

 

INVERCLYDE Sports Personality Awards were announced at a prestigious ceremony in Greenock Town Hall.

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PostHeaderIcon PHOTOSTREAM -- Port Glasgow Development

VIEWS of the retail park under construction in Port Glasgow  |  Click for more

 

PostHeaderIcon GREENOCK Exhibition Staged By Arts Collective

AN arts collective is presenting its inaugural exhibition, in Greenock's Tobacco Warehouse

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