Drones – Listener Contribution Request – Have Your Say

Talking Drones
  What Can You Tell Us About Drones? Do you fly drones? Do you have concerns about a neighbour flying a drone over your house? Have you thought about buying a drone and want to know more? On Thursday 24th January 2019, between 1pm - 2pm we'll be discussing drones. Hi it's Barry Reilly here, from Irvine Beat FM's lunch-team. On Thursday we'll be running a special fea...

Could You Volunteer to Support Erskine’s Veterans in 2019?

Erskine Veterans
  Calling on the support of Irvine Beat FM listeners in Renfrewshire. George Brabender and his Bernese Mountain dog Bailey have been volunteering with Erskine for two years. Could 2019 be the year you volunteer to support Erskine’s veterans? Spend any time with George and gentle giant Bailey and it is clear to see the difference they are making to the lives of the ...

BCRT Stamp Appeal – Bone Cancer Fundraiser 2019

BCRT Stamp Appeal
  Collect Used & New Stamps The Bone Cancer Research Trust have called on the support of Irvine Beat FM listeners for their Stamp Appeal. The Bone Cancer Research Trust (Charity Number 1159590) are the leading charity dedicated to fighting primary bone cancer. It’s so easy  to get involved, we would like to ask you to save used and new postage stamps from t...

Hogmanay Ceilidh – Bring In The Bells On Irvine Beat FM

Hogmanay Ceilidh
  Welcome In The New Year The Irvine Beat FM Hogmanay Ceilidh has become a real favourite with our listeners. This year's broadcast is presented by Karyn Mac from our Sunday "The Real Ceilidh" show. Karyn, an Ayrshire accordionist will be introducing a real mixture of traditional Scottish music on the countdown to the bells and into the New Year. Karyn will ...

Christmas Hamper Winner – Well Done Elizabeth.

Well done to Elizabeth from Broomlands, the winner of this year's Christmas hamper on Irvine Beat FM. Steve Hyde from Irvine Beat FM presented Elizabeth the Irvine Beat FM Christmas hamper on Christmas Eve this year. Congratulations to Elizabeth, she was delighted with this fabulously huge hamper. A huge thanks to everyone who called or texted in to the competition and a v...

Christmas Public Transport In Ayrshire 2018

Public Transport Timetable Changes For Christmas New Year 2018 in Ayrshire Over Christmas & New Year, as you would expect, there are changes to public transport services in and around Ayrshire. We hope you find this information useful all within one page. Let's start with the trains: Trains Trains to/from Glasgow Central The last trains on Christmas Eve are: ...

Listen Again – Ayrshire Hospice Christmas CD

Ayrshire Hospice Christmas CD
Ayrshire Hospice Christmas CD On Thursday lunchtime 13/12/18 Mary Drummond, Assistant Fundraising Manager of Ayrshire Hospice came in to the studios of Irvine Beat FM to tell us all about the new Christmas CD to raise funds for Ayrshire Hospice. The Christmas CD is the brainchild of Maggie Holloway. Maggie, from Saltcoats has a professional singing background, came up with ...

Christmas Food Ideas – From Willie Pike, Master Chef MBE

Willie Pike talking to us on Irvine Beat FM
  Christmas Menu Ideas Irvine Beat FM - Christmas Special: Lifestyle Feature     On Thursday Lunchtime (13/12/18), Barry Reilly  was joined in the studio by Willie Pike, Master Chef, M.B.E. to discuss creative ideas to enhance your Christmas menu this year. Willie Pike is a multi-award winning chef, highly regarded in the industry as a "Scottish culinary leg...

North Ayrshire Christmas Bin Collections 2018

Christmas 2018 Bin Collection Days Irvine
The Christmas 2018 & New Year bank holidays will bring temporary changes to bin collections across North Ayrshire. If your usual collection day is TUESDAY or WEDNESDAY, please see your temporary collection arrangements for over the festive season: This information can be found on the North Ayrshire website.             ...

Daniel Mackin talks to Chris on Irvine Beat FM

Listen again. On Monday (19/11/18) lunch, Chris Houston spoke with the amazingly talented Daniel Mackin from Dreghorn about his new song. Daniel & the team from F32 Records tell us about his new song. Listen again to the interview and the song, "We All Need Love".