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28 Aug 2015 09:30

Dalmatian rescued by police from hot car

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

26 Aug 2015 15:00

Monkton danger plane photo sparks safety fears

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

26 Aug 2015 09:30

Ayr East candidate flees SNP

A FORMER wrestler turned SNP by election hopeful has dramatically quit the party to stand as an independent.

25 Aug 2015 15:00

Ayr Green candidate fracking warning

A by-election candidate has warned fracking is earmarked for South Ayrshire.

25 Aug 2015 09:30

Ayr Christmas rush kicks off

SUMMER is not officially over yet but the Christmas countdown has already been unleashed in Ayr High Street.

24 Aug 2015 09:30

Missing Prestwick man found

A MAN who was reported missing from Prestwick yesterday has now been found.

19 Aug 2015 14:50

Ayr East election candidates step forward

THE FIVE candidates poised to fight for SNP MP Corri Wilson's old Ayr ward have now been confirmed.

18 Aug 2015 15:00

Troon mayday boat confusion

SAILORS were left confused when they heard an SOS call on their radio — saying a simple ‘hello, hello.’

13 Aug 2015 09:30

Troon train station vandalised

WINDOWS have been smashed at Troon train station in the latest vandalism strike to hit the rail service.

10 Aug 2015 09:30

Thieves steal £1000 tools from Ayr store

THIEVES have plundered a furniture store in Ayr — making off with £1000 worth of tools.

20 Jul 2015 17:30

Culzean Castle crackdown on freeloaders

SECURITY has been beefed up at Culzean Castle to defend a new mini fortress attraction from freeloaders.

20 Jul 2015 09:30

Farmers market move in Ayr

The Ayrshire Farmers’ Market has moved to the bottom of Ayr High Street.

15 Jul 2015 09:30 • Sarah Hilley

Firefighters battle Maybole blaze

FIREFIGHTERS are still battling a raging inferno at a listed church in Maybole.

14 Jul 2015 12:30

Ayr Cemetery forced to expand

AYR is running out of room to bury the dead.

14 Jul 2015 09:30 • Sarah Hilley

War history book on way from Agnes Davies daughter

AN AYR history lover — whose greatgrandfather was firebrand socialist MP Sanny Sloan — is writing a book on World War 1.

13 Jul 2015 16:30 • Sarah Hilley

New lifebelt stations will save lives

NEW lifebelt stations are in place at Ayr Harbour.

13 Jul 2015 09:30

Brave gunner's medal

AN AFGHANISTAN gunner whose day job is helping children at risk has plenty to stand proud for.

12 Jul 2015 09:30

Prestwick cyclist dies after road crash

A PRESTWICK grandfather who was struck by a van while cycling on the A78 has died in hopsital.

10 Jul 2015 09:30 • Sarah Hilley

Frail pensioner terrified by threatening letters

TEARS fall down helpless Margaret Lewis’ cheeks as she holds chilling letters threatening to ‘blow’ up her home.

8 Jul 2015 09:30

Cop attacker is locked up

AN A&E attacker who slashed two nurses more than a decade ago is behind bars again after committing another assault at Ayr Hospital.

6 Jul 2015 16:55 • Sarah Hilley

Ayr Mum moves children from school over welfare concerns

A FUMING mum has moved her children out of Newton Primary over concerns for their welfare.

6 Jul 2015 16:30 • Sarah Hilley

Couple marry Biffy Clyro style

TWO besotted Biffy Clyro fans have declared their wedding vows using lyrics from the rock trio’s songs.

6 Jul 2015 09:30

Two injured after ambulance smash in Mossblown

A PARAMEDIC and a woman have been left injured after an ambulance and car smash in Mossblown.

1 Jul 2015 09:30

£2m Troon clubhouse revamp

GOLFERS are FINALLY on par for a new look £2m Troon municipal clubhouse.

30 Jun 2015 12:30 • Sarah Hilley

Powdered milk row spils into council

A TROON councillor has gone sour over school kitchens using powdered milk.

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