South Ayrshire



Deanestor fits out award-winning primary school and community campus

Deanestor has hailed its work on an award commendation winning new primary school and community campus in Ayr.

Published 21 October 2021

Plans submitted to ‘future proof’ Ayrshire Hospice

The Ayrshire Hospice could be set for a £13 million refurbishment and redevelopment to help ‘future proof’ the facility under new plans lodged to South Ayrshire Council.

Published 24 September 2021

Financial close paves way for work to start on £55m Maybole education campus

hub South West has reached a financial close with South Ayrshire Council and Tier 1 construction group Morgan Sindall to begin work on a £55 million project to create a new Community Education Campus in Maybole.

Published 22 September 2021

Prestwick Spaceport secures launch partner

Prestwick Spaceport has secured a launch partner for its spaceport development in a landmark deal that will boost Scotland’s space industry ambitions and create an important strategic asset for the UK.

Published 22 September 2021

South Ayrshire modular homes on track for first tenants

A joint project to build the largest affordable modular housing development in Scotland is on track for first families to move into new homes by the end of the year.

Published 14 September 2021

Prestwick eyes 'Europe’s leading space hub' tag

Following its huge funding boost through the Ayrshire Growth Deal, Prestwick Spaceport has revealed plans to become the continent’s leading space hub as it steps up its marketing and operational efforts, whilst moving forward with launch partner discussions.

Published 1 September 2021

JR Group to deliver new homes for Ayrshire Housing

The JR Group has been awarded a contract for the construction of 31 high-specification flats in Ayr on behalf of Ayrshire Housing.

Published 30 August 2021

Budget-saving options to be considered as South Ayrshire school campus costs rise

Councillors are set to agree to spend a further £6 million on the Maybole Community Campus after it was revealed that the project has fallen victim to material shortages.

Published 25 August 2021

Ayrshire Housing gets green light for Maybole development

South Ayrshire Council has approved plans by Ayrshire Housing for a new housing development in Maybole.

Published 25 August 2021

Ceremony kicks-starts work on £18m Prestwick Education Campus

Work is well on a major new £18 million education development in South Ayrshire is well under way after pupils, councillors and members of the local community gathered last month to celebrate the official start of construction on the new Prestwick Educational Campus.

Published 10 August 2021

CCG gives first glimpse of Troon care home

A new care home located in Templehill, Troon, has been completed with preparations now underway to welcome its first residents this month.

Published 3 August 2021

Plans submitted to replace Elms Court Hotel with 14 flats

The former Elms Court Hotel in Ayr is set to be knocked down and converted into 14 flats if new plans are approved.

Published 21 July 2021

Third time lucky for Ayr High Street public site proposal

South Ayrshire Council has approved plans for a community building at the bottom of Ayr High Street despite its design being contrary to the local development plan.

Published 21 July 2021

Heron Bros wins Ayr athletics facility deal

Heron Bros is to start work on a £8.2 million athletics facility in Ayr this month after being appointed as contractor by South Ayrshire Council.

Published 5 July 2021

First modules arrive at Scotland's largest affordable modular housing development in South Ayrshire

The first four homes have been delivered to the country’s largest affordable modular housing development.

Published 4 June 2021