News

1 Oct 2014 17:30 • Eddie Harbinson

Historic wall saved

AN HISTORICAL wall in Troon is to be saved after funding was found by South Ayrshire Council.

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1 Oct 2014 12:30 • Eddie Harbinson

Mistaken for missing man

A BAD-TEMPERED boozer kicked-off when police mistook him for a missing person, a court heard.

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1 Oct 2014 09:30 • Eddie Harbinson

Honour for Ayr stalking campaigner

AN AYR campaigner has been honoured for her work by South Ayrshire Council.

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30 Sep 2014 09:30

Prestwick crew rescue walkers

A PRESTWICK rescue crew has saved two men stranded on a Dumfriesshire mountain who desperately clung together with a shepherd’s crook.

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29 Sep 2014 18:00

Firefighters tackle garage blaze in Ayr

FIREFIGHTERS forced their way into a blazing Ayr garage after a car caught fire inside yesterday afternoon.

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27 Sep 2014 21:47

Beer festival set for Troon

SHINY, hoppy people are set to flock to Troon for the 15th Ayrshire Real Ale Festival at the town's concert hall.

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26 Sep 2014 15:30

Locals invited to have say on community wind farm

North Carrick locals are being invited to attend a set of public exhibitions to discuss the development of a new community wind farm.

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25 Sep 2014 16:00

Cops probe death of Ayr baby

POLICE are investigating the mystery death of a tiny baby in Ayr.

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24 Sep 2014 20:50

Firefighters battle massive Monkton blaze

FIREFIGHTERS have battled a huge blaze at a Monkton farm after 300 tonnes of straw went alight.

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24 Sep 2014 09:30 • Stewart McConnell

Going Gaelic on a sporting odyssey through Ireland

ON arrival at Dublin Airport, the chat from the taxi driver is all about the forthcoming GAA Hurling final between 34-time winners Kilkenny and 26-time victors Tipperary at Croke Park.

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23 Sep 2014 14:30 • Sarah Hilley

Hopes to turn Ayr Academy into a museum

A HISTORY lover is calling for Ayr Academy to be transformed into a museum when its school days are over.

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23 Sep 2014 08:30

Ayr North and Prestwick Toll vote Yes

AYR NORTH and Prestwick Toll residents said Yes to independence, according to local SNP leader Douglas Campbell.

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22 Sep 2014 09:30

Ayr's first Parkrun kicked off on Saturday

AYR's FIRST Parkrun at Rozelle attracted 140 people on Saturday.

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20 Sep 2014 22:10 • Sarah Hilley

English Ayr United fan gets Somerset Boab tattoo

AN ENGLISHMAN obsessed with Ayr United is proudly sporting a tattoo of superfan Somerset Boab - his SIXTH for the club so far.

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19 Sep 2014 20:50

Maybole post office to move

MAYBOLE’S Post Office could be set to move after bosses set out plans for modernisation last week.

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19 Sep 2014 06:15

South Ayrshire says 'No' but another referendum predicted

THERE were tears of sadness and joy after South Ayrshire residents rejected independence in Scotland.

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19 Sep 2014 02:40

South Ayrshire result expected at 4am

South Ayrshire's Scottish Independence Referendum result is expected to be announced at 4am this morning.

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18 Sep 2014 16:30

Airshow to be bigger and better next year

PLANS for next year’s airshow are gathering pace after last week’s successful return.

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18 Sep 2014 13:30

Pensioner's bike stolen as he cycled in Troon yesterday

A THUG has stolen a bike from a pensioner who was cycling in Troon.

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17 Sep 2014 08:30

Firefighters clean-up for charity at Ayr car wash

FIREFIGHTERS became car wash heroes on Saturday after leaving queues of motors gleaming.

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