NEXT week is the last chance for locals to visit the Scottish Industrial Railway Centre (SIRC) this year.

Visitors can enjoy a trip on a steam train on Sunday, September 29 as part of this year’s Steam Open Days between 11am and 4.30pm.

SIRC can be found at Dunaskin on Dalmellington Road, only 10 miles away from Ayr town centre.

Passenger trips run every 20 minutes. For more information visit or phone 01292 269260 or 01292 313579 (evenings only).