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Neighbourhood cannabis farms warning

28 Aug 2015 12:02

Ayrshire cops have released danger signs for neighbours who may be living next to cannabis farms.

Smugglers Ahoy!

28 Aug 2015 11:00

Organisers were delighted that this year’s Ballantrae Smugglers Festival had a French connection.

Dalmatian rescued by police from hot car

28 Aug 2015 09:30

POLICE have forced open a car window at Ayr seafront to rescue an abandoned dog sweltering in boiling heat.

Charged with flashing to OAP

28 Aug 2015 09:30

A man exposed himself to an 89-year-old TWICE it is claimed

New cop for Carrick Academy

26 Aug 2015 17:00

The Maybole secondary has a new police liason officer

Monkton danger plane photo sparks safety fears

26 Aug 2015 15:00

A SHOT of a rare aeroplane looking like it is about to smash into Monkton roofs has sparked safety fears online.

Ayr East candidate flees SNP

26 Aug 2015 09:30

Tragedy fails to hit airshow plans

25 Aug 2015 19:00


25 Aug 2015 17:00

Ayr Green candidate fracking warning

25 Aug 2015 15:00

Families rescued by lifeboat

25 Aug 2015 13:30

Ayr Christmas rush kicks off

25 Aug 2015 09:30

Missing Prestwick man found

24 Aug 2015 09:30

A77 to close

23 Aug 2015 15:00


23 Aug 2015 12:00

Vote by Friday in £300 Pet Idol

22 Aug 2015 15:00

Bonnie Babies: August 1990s

21 Aug 2015 10:30

Vile rant was recorded by sister

21 Aug 2015 09:00

New war launched in fight against legal highs

20 Aug 2015 19:00

Kids flu alert

20 Aug 2015 17:00

Belleisle firm booted out

20 Aug 2015 12:00


20 Aug 2015 09:30

Ayr East election candidates step forward

19 Aug 2015 14:50

Care jobs saved

19 Aug 2015 12:30

Morag is a top water baby

19 Aug 2015 09:00

Education chiefs slam low pupil hours claim

18 Aug 2015 19:00


Ayr Gold Cup entries confirmed

28 Aug 2015 09:30

SOME of the most powerful stables in horse racing have entries for the 2015 William Hill Ayr Gold Cup.

Kicktalk Reboot... Ardagh Cup quarter finals AUDIO

27 Aug 2015 19:30

Midweek Junior football round-up

Prestwick celebrate promotion

27 Aug 2015 09:30

CHAMPAGNE corks were popping as Prestwick Cricket Club sealed their return to the big time on Saturday.

Friendships put aside as rivals clash

26 Aug 2015 09:30

FOCUSED Troon manager Gordon Burns insists there will be no old pals act when a Glenafton Athletic team bossed by two of his former team-mates head to Portland Park for a quarter-final tomorrow (Wednesday).

United boss applauds team after victory

26 Aug 2015 09:30Stewart McConnell

PROUD Ayr United manager Ian McCall saluted his team as their impressive start to the season continued with a second win out of three in Ladbrokes SPFL League One.

Battling Ayr lose out in Dingwall

26 Aug 2015 09:30

Border challenge for cyclists

22 Aug 2015 09:30

Honours even at Maybole

21 Aug 2015 09:30

United back on track

20 Aug 2015 09:30

Midweek Junior football kicktalk AUDIO

20 Aug 2015 00:23

Ayr hope to spring upset

19 Aug 2015 09:30

Kicktalk Reboot AUDIO

16 Aug 2015 00:30

Island adventure for Wheelers

15 Aug 2015 09:30

Sean gets Troon off to a winning start

14 Aug 2015 09:30

Ayr return to winning ways

13 Aug 2015 09:30

Ayr crash to Albion defeat

12 Aug 2015 09:30

Kicktalk Reboot: Largs v Kilbirnie, Troon v Girvan (AUDIO)

9 Aug 2015 12:30

Dressed for success

8 Aug 2015 12:00

Ayr Rugby Club ready for action

7 Aug 2015 17:00


Scouting out Dubai’s best dining hotspots

8 Aug 2014 12:03Hugh Miller

Dubai has some of the most magnificent restaurants to be found anywhere on the planet, and a scintillating entertainment offer to match - particularly in a plethora of high end resorts which are much more than mere “theme parks”.

Motoring UAE needn’t be a nightmare

18 Mar 2014 13:27Eddie Embleton

Driving can be a pricy business in the UAE, although there are some considerable plus points - notably economic petrol prices as compared with many other overseas destinations.

Christmas message: MSP Chic Brodie

25 Dec 2013 09:30

I want to wish all your readers across Ayrshire a merry Christmas and a happy new year. This time of year is for family sharing,not just gifts,but more importantly sharing time and caring for those who may be ill or less fortunate than most.

Ayr minister's festive message

25 Dec 2013 09:30

The Rev David Gemmell from Ayr Auld Kirk has a special message for Advertiser readers

Christmas message: Troon Cllr Peter Convery

24 Dec 2013 09:30

Once again we find ourselves immersed in the holiday season, that very special time of year when we come together with our loved ones in sharing centuries –old traditions such as trying to find a parking space at the supermarket.

Festive Message: Troon Cllr Nan McFarlane

22 Dec 2013 09:30

Christmas message: Troon Cllr Philip Saxton

21 Dec 2013 09:30

Caroline's Marine Makeover: Results

Updated: 3 Feb 2010 16:41Makeover at the Marine

Roisin's Marine Makeover: Week 11

Updated: 27 Nov 2009 15:42Makeover at the Marine

Roisin's Marine Makeover: Week 10

Updated: 20 Nov 2009 09:49Makeover at the Marine

Roisin's Marine Makeover: Week 9

Updated: 13 Nov 2009 11:05Makeover at the Marine

Roisin's Marine Makeover: Week 8

Updated: 6 Nov 2009 11:24Makeover at the Marine

Lauren's Marine Makeover: Week 7

Updated: 30 Oct 2009 17:00Makeover at the Marine

Roisin's Marine Makeover: Week 7

Updated: 30 Oct 2009 10:28Makeover at the Marine

Caroline's Marine Makeover: Week 6

Updated: 30 Oct 2009 09:30Makeover at the Marine

What's On

Zippo's Circus thrills and spills at Ayr Low Green

12 Aug 2015 16:05

A contortionist squeezed into a bottle which makes you wonder how she got in, far less how is she getting out, was just one of numerous heart-stopping moment at Zippos Circus.

Kilmarnock Operatic Society puts on smash show.

11 May 2015 15:09

After being told to switch all mobile phone and pagers off, The Kilmarnock Amateur Operatic Society transported the Palace Theatre and it’s audience back to the swinging sixties with their performance of smash hit musical Hairspray. With music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Wittman and Shaiman and a book by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan, the show is based on the 1988 John Waters film Hairspray. The songs include 1960s-style dance music and “downtown” rhythm and blues.

Kilmarnock Operatic Society puts on smash show.

18 Mar 2015 16:30

After being told to switch all mobile phone and pagers off, The Kilmarnock Amateur Operatic Society transported the Palace Theatre and it’s audience back to the swinging sixties with their performance of smash hit musical Hairspray.

Diving into Deep Sea adventure

5 Sep 2014 09:30

This is why we’re proud to be offering our readers a special discount for a trip to see this flagship attraction and maritime marvel, with a voucher which will either admit one child completely free (saving £7) when buying an adult ticket, or alternatively admit one adult at 20 per cent off the usual price.

Over-60 population encouraged to return to university

6 Sep 2013 11:30

Future pensioners may have to rethink their retirement plans. Westminster is now advising older workers to consider going back to university, as a competitive job market and a strained economy will put extra pressure on over 60s to perform at high levels that require up-to-date training.

Ready for a Whirl at the Gaiety Theatre in Ayr

28 May 2013 09:30

Maybole Gala Day 2013 - date revealed

27 Apr 2013 07:30

There was a Rumble in the Ayrshire Jungle ... with the Singing Kettle

26 Apr 2013 07:00

Festival fans set flock to Ayr after 200 enjoy Eden Festival preview

24 Apr 2013 07:30

Community noticeboard: What's on for you?

12 Feb 2013 09:00

Soprano returns home

8 Jan 2013 09:30

Get ready for the Dixieland Rhythm Kings!

7 Jan 2013 13:30

25:25 - The Best of the Saw Doctors (Volume II)

17 Nov 2012 12:29

Pool Party Invite for Friday

11 Oct 2012 13:00

Public lecture call this evening

10 Oct 2012 12:59

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