children, hunger

Children’s holiday meal club to operate through Easter break

The North Ayrshire Foodbanks’ children’s holiday meal club Make A Meal Of It (MAMOI) will be operating throughout the Easter break. North Ayrshire Foodbanks, based at the Church of the Nazarene in Ardrossan, and Ardeer Community Centre in Stevenston will be providing the service. During the two-week break, some local schools will be also opening their doors […]

local history

The trial of Mungo Campbell

247-year-old murder case re-examined A Kilwinning historian who has spent forty years investigating the evidence surrounding the murder of the 10th Earl of Eglinton may have uncovered new facts that challenge the accepted version of events. Speaking at a public presentation last Wednesday, former Physics Teacher Jim Kennedy gave a detailed account of his investigations […]