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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.

30 Jun 2015 09:30

Troon 'angel whisperer' brings psychic fair to town

AN ANGEL whisperer is on a mission to make Troon a psychic highway — bringing hundreds of mystic followers to the town.

29 Jun 2015 16:50

Granite haggis unveiled at Ayr museum

A HAGGIS sculpture is set to join other works of art at the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum.

29 Jun 2015 16:17

Corri resigns as councillor

MP CORRI Wilson has stepped down as a South Ayrshire Councillor.

25 Jun 2015 09:30

Dealer jailed for supplying cannabis

A DEALER has been removed from the streets of Ayr after police uncovered his cannabis ridden drug den.

24 Jun 2015 10:30 • Sarah Hilley

Poignant moment as Rebecca sees again

WHEN REBECCA Quinn heard a special plaque had been dedicated to her and husband Blaney, she was convinced she would never see it.

24 Jun 2015 09:30

1,600 homes urgently needed in South Ayrshire says council

PLANNING bosses have predicted up to 1,600 more homes will be needed by next year to address a council house shortage in South Ayrshire.

23 Jun 2015 15:30

Rare butterfly returns home to Dundonald

WILDLIFE lovers are all aflutter after the return of a butterfly, which became extinct locally 30 years ago.

23 Jun 2015 12:30

Craigie house handed to UWS in land dispute

A UNIVERSITY has been handed a precious Ayr mansion as part of wrangling over land.

22 Jun 2015 16:23

Two cars stolen in Ayr at weekend

THIEVES have stolen two cars from an Ayr home.

22 Jun 2015 09:30

Ayr hero cops rewarded for brave rescue

THEY were armed with only a flashlight and their wits on a freezing winter night.

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