Kilwinning (United Kingdom)

Type: City
Name: Kilwinning (United Kingdom)
Country: United Kingdom
Latitude: 55.66
Longitude: -4.71
population: 16,000
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Early morning punch for taxi driver

A KILWINNING man who punched a taxi driver in Irvine is awaiting sentencing.Sean Crawley, of Stobbs Terrace, attacked the driver on September 19 in Bank Street.Kilmarnock Sheriff Court heard last week how at 1.10am police were informed about an ongoing ... [Published Irvine Times - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Travel agent 'so bad it's good' video puts Kilwinning on the map

:00 0 commentsTongue in cheek ad boosts orders 110%DID you crease up or cringe at the Thorne Travel YouTube video?@scottreid1980 tweeted 'Right, I’m off down to Scotland’s entertainment capital - North Ayrshire'.The Kilwinning travel agent’s ‘so bad it’s ... [Published Ardrossan & Saltcoats Herald - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Travel news: Inflight family seating, invasion of the “me tourist” and more

Go Back Posted on: October 17th, 2014by Jason HeidemannFamily seating on Thomson AirwaysBeware the pod peopleThomson Airways, the U.K.’s third largest carrier, is considering an unusual configuration for the new fleet of 47 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft it ... [Published Orbitz Travel - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Sheltered housing resident slams council's Commonwealth Games spending

The elderly resident said she felt ‘disgusted’ and ‘abandoned’ by North Ayrshire Council after their £150,007 spend on Queens Baton Relay events.A sheltered housing resident has hit out at council chiefs over their Queens Baton Relay spending.The elderly ... [Published Daily Record - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Kilwinning overdose panic man caught with cocaine

:00 0 commentsTold cops: 'It's not mine - I've taken all my coke!'A HAPLESS drug user has appeared in court after being caught with drugs after he phoned an ambulance claiming he had taken too much cocaine.Gunion had been drinking heavily and this graduated ... [Published Ardrossan & Saltcoats Herald - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Kilwinning Travel agent's video bags almost a million views in its first week online

Thorne Travel's extravagant new advert has become an internet sensation after going viral and dividing the nation.A Kilwinning travel agent’s new advert took off in spectacular style last week, securing almost a million views in its first week.It’s only ... [Published Daily Record - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Freak lightening storm sparks Irvine house fire

Fire Crews from Dreghorn and Kilwinning have to rip parts of the roof away to extinguish the flames.An Irvine homeowner had a lucky escape after a lightening strike sparked a house fire last week.The owner of the terraced property in Braehead, Girdle ... [Published Daily Record - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Cello teen scores top ambassador role

TALENTED Sophie Lewis fell in love with classical music when she got her hands on her first cello when she was just eight.And now the St Matthew’s Academy pupil – who has played with a host of North Ayrshire orchestras – will share that passion and wisdom ... [Published Irvine Times - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Freak lightning storm sets roof ablaze

AN IRVINE house was set on fire after being struck by lightning during a freak storm.Fire crews rushed to the property in Braehead, Girdle Toll last Friday morning at around 9am after receiving a call that a house was on fire after being hit by a lightening ... [Published Irvine Times - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Thorne Travel - Thorne Travel Advert (2014) 2:54 (UK)

Fresh into the viral video charts and currently doing the social media rounds in the UK, Thorpe Travel – a Scottish travel agency based in the town of Kilwinning – has created something of a buzz with their new ad. Country:  United Kingdom Comm ... [Published adland.tv - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 6 reports

Thorne Travel: a lesson in viral marketing from North Ayrshire | Media

Thorne Travel’s 2014 video has it all – from special effects to a jaunty soundtrack. A promotional video for a small Scottish travel agency featuring special effects, a Swedish House Mafia soundtrack and a flash-mob dance went viral on Friday. The advert, ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 11 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 2 reports

Jailed Kilwinning carer is diagnosed with ovarian cancer

:00 0 commentsBuckreddan carer gets six months for assaulting elderly patientA CARE worker diagnosed with cancer has been jailed for six months for assaulting an 82-year-old woman in a Kilwinning nursing home.Lisa Curry is now behind bars for slapping ... [Published Ardrossan & Saltcoats Herald - Sep 30 2014]

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Shona told the Daily Mail: "We have had customers and people from the town popping in with flowers, cards and gifts saying how amazed they are with all the publicity our little town has got."
...The budget ad has clocked up over 850,000 views since catching the attention of Father Ted writer Graham Linehan, who tweeted on Friday: "After a year of ebola, UKIP, gamergate and worse, WE HAVE FOUND OUR UNICORN CHASER."
After the success of the video, Ms Thorne told Mail Online; "Bookings have increased by 110 per cent and I am not sure at this early stage if this is due a coincidence or due to the advert."

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Early morning punch for taxi driver [Published Irvine Times - Oct 19 2014]
Travel agent 'so bad it's good' video puts Kilw... [Published Ardrossan & Saltcoats Herald - Oct 17 2014]
Travel news: Inflight family seating, invasion ... [Published Orbitz Travel - Oct 17 2014]
Sheltered housing resident slams council's Comm... [Published Daily Record - Oct 17 2014]
Man awaits sentencing after cocaine bust [Published Irvine Times - Oct 17 2014]
Kilwinning overdose panic man caught with cocaine [Published Ardrossan & Saltcoats Herald - Oct 17 2014]
Kilwinning Travel agent's video bags almost a m... [Published Daily Record - Oct 17 2014]
Freak lightening storm sparks Irvine house fire [Published Daily Record - Oct 17 2014]
Viral Video Chart: boy videobombs news report, ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 17 2014]
Cello teen scores top ambassador role [Published Irvine Times - Oct 16 2014]
Freak lightning storm sets roof ablaze [Published Irvine Times - Oct 16 2014]
Thorne Travel - Thorne Travel Advert (2014) 2:5... [Published adland.tv - Oct 15 2014]
Thorne Travel claims cheesy promo video has see... [Published Travel Mole - Oct 14 2014]
Spoof Virgin viral ad from Thorne Travel sees b... [Published The Independent - Oct 14 2014]
Thorne Travel's viral so-bad-its-good ad sees b... [Published The Drum - Oct 14 2014]
Stevenston man denies drug and abuse charges [Published Ardrossan & Saltcoats Herald - Oct 14 2014]
Bookings soar 110% at Thorne Travel after cring... [Published Capital Bay - Oct 14 2014]
Hilarious travel agent ad is internet hit [Published BT.com - Oct 13 2014]
Thorne Travel advert clocks up close to 700k views [Published Travel Daily Media - Oct 13 2014]
Can you keep a straight face watching this? [Published NEWS.com.au - Oct 13 2014]
Morning Update: Ashton Kutcher milks a goat for... [Published Mumbrella - Oct 12 2014]
Video: Cheesy TV advert sees Ayrshire travel ag... [Published Daily Record - Oct 12 2014]
Thorne Travel's Shona Thorne says 'we're like V... [Published Mail Online UK - Oct 11 2014]
Thorne Travel's video goes viral after Father T... [Published Austin American Statesman - Oct 11 2014]
This Advert For A Scottish Travel Agent Will Be... [Published BuzzFeed - Oct 11 2014]
Gary Ralston's restaurant review: Lawthorn Farm... [Published Daily Record - Oct 11 2014]
Thorne Travel: a lesson in viral marketing from... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 11 2014]
The biggest show in Ayrshire: Thorne Travel's n... [Published TTG Digital - Oct 10 2014]
Thorne Travel: a lesson in viral marketing from... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 10 2014]
Promo video for Scots firm Thorne Travel goes v... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Oct 10 2014]
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Fresh into the viral video charts and currently doing the social media rounds in the UK, Thorpe Travel – a Scottish travel agency based in the town of Kilwinning – has created something of a buzz with their new ad. Country:  United Kingdom Comm ...
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