News Roundup

Girvan top 5 of cheap sea towns

26/05/2015 15:33:52

New statistics out this week showed that Girvan is one of the cheapest seaside towns in the country to purchase a house. 

The figures show that the average house price in the town for 2014/2015 is £89,064. This is in stark contrast with the most expensive area, Salcombe in the South West of Engl…

Rusty saw operation row

26/05/2015 13:59:04

A surgeon allegedly used a ‘rusty hacksaw’ to amputate a patients leg - because B&Q was shut.

It was claimed this week the incident happened after surgical teams could not find the correct equ…

Appeals go out for a lost millionaire in East Ayrshire

20/05/2015 10:11:04

Jockey Daniel Richmond and racehorse Rogue are helping in the hunt for the missing Lotto raffle millionaire who has won a cool £1million after buying the ticket in East Ayrshire for the draw on 22 No…

Former music shop could be redeveloped

19/05/2015 15:04:39

PLANNING chiefs are eyeballing a well known Ayr property for redevelopment as a home for vulnerable adults.

The former McEwans Music shop, picture…

Strange litter on streets

19/05/2015 14:08:42

FALSE teeth, socks and even couches are some of the shocking objects litter warriors have picked from our streets in South Ayrshire.

A 90-strong…

Alloway Burns monument in line for transformation

19/05/2015 12:09:20

But the National Trust desperately needs to raise £350,000 to restore the River Doon landmark to its original 1823 glory.

And Glasgow artist Gerar…

Teepee at Belleisle

Original colour of Burns Cottage revealed

Top producer praises UWS

Anupa cheats death in Nepal earthquake

Ballantrae stages an appetising showcase

Sandra leaves office

Mad Dog gives evidence at High Court

Corri Wilson takes Westminster hotseat

Dog had leg amputated after neglect

Erupted after takeaway row


Coastal club in the running

20/05/2015 10:37:01

A TROON club face SKIFF competition in their quest for a new boatshed and clubhouse.


Troon first to get beach copmobile

20/05/2015 10:34:34

TROON police are geared up to reach any troublemakers fast thanks to a new cop mobile on the beach.

The nifty £9,000 sand patrol vehicle, which is…

Troon care home nurse struck off

20/05/2015 10:29:04

A TROON nurse was struck-off after a patient suffered for nearly five hours in her care.

Senior nurse Angela Richmond gave the man paracetomol as …

Meet Central Ayrshire's new MP

Controversial dolls being sold in Troon

Donohoe's four-letter sign-off

Plan for pit-stop off A77

Why is Marr snubbing Troon uniform shops?

Royal Troon welcome Ladies for Open build-up

Cops hunt Troon shed theft gang

Canine flavour for mini fair attraction

Who is vying for your vote?

We want Symington not Syming-town!


Devlin pens new deal at Ayr

20/05/2015 15:11:36

DEFENDER Nicky Devlin penned a new one year deal with Ayr United and manager Ian McCall has made the multiple awards winner the new club captain.

 McCall is delighted with the news as the player had been attracting interest from a host of other clubs and said :”I am absolutely delighted we ha…

Trophy holders Troon lose to Vics in cup

20/05/2015 10:08:57

HOLDERS Troon saw their defence of the trophy come to a disappointing end with defeat at the hands of spirited lower league side Vics.

The Westend…

AAFA Results

14/05/2015 11:05:19


Wednesday, May 4



Hurlford Thistle 2 Clark Drive 0

Tarbolton 7 Galston United 0


Friday, Ma…

14/05/2015 11:01:02

GREAT to see experienced defender Martyn Campbell has been given a new one-year deal in his testimonial year at Ayr United. The contract has been off…

countdown to youth tourney

14/05/2015 10:03:12

THE countdown is on to the eagerly anticipated 38th Ayr International Youth Football Tournament for the Scotland Cup.

This year

Ayr United's great escape in final drama

12/05/2015 10:16:16

Awards hat-trick for Devlin

12/05/2015 10:15:45

Blakeman hopeful Ayr can stay up

Ayr United survive to fight another day

Ten man Ayr crash to defeat

Last gasp goal seals point

Defeat shatters Troon dreams of cup win

McCall hopes for home comforts

Unitred sign young Dons centre half

Maybole share the spoils in goal fest

New signings make an instant impact


Erupted After Takeaway Row

12/05/2015 10:51:26

And muscle-bound Robert O'Neill, 44, called Tanya O'Neill a "stupid cow" and a "f****** wh***" after a family day out.…

Hunted kids after 'junkie' slur

Outrage over Subway director's texts

SNP dominate General Election in Ayrshire


Big win for Ayr

12/05/2015 10:15:17

BEFORE Saturday’s pivotal clash in the final BT Premiership match for both sides, Melrose coach John Dalziel said “Ther…

Vital win for Marr Rugby


Tesco restructure sees possible job losses

07/04/2015 20:08:06

Tesco staff are facing further job losses as the company undergoes a whole new restructuring facelift.

The current h…


Storm ahead

11/05/2015 11:07:22

AYR Storm’s Senior Men team overcame player availability issues in a high-scoring semi-final against Blantyre X and ear…

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