South Ayrshire



Growth Deal confirmed as Ayrshire celebrates major investment boost

Three Ayrshire councils and the UK and Scottish governments have agreed a major investment package t ...

Published 11 March 2019

South Ayrshire approves record-breaking capital investment programme

Almost £350 million to be invested over next ten years in an extended programme of capital inv ...

Published 28 February 2019

McTaggart begins work on modern travellers site in Girvan

Plans to create modern homes in Girvan for the local travelling community are now under way. Seven ...

Published 7 February 2019

Negotiations for £300m Ayrshire Growth Deal reach final stages

A £300 million initiative to create new jobs and transform the Ayrshire region is poised to be ...

Published 22 January 2019

Mactaggart & Mickel to build 52-bed care home in Ayrshire

Construction of a new care home in Ayrshire is to begin in late January 2019 after a contract was aw ...

Published 20 December 2018

South Ayrshire Council on target for over 1,000 affordable homes by 2021

South Ayrshire Council is working with partners to deliver approximately 1,000 new affordable homes ...

Published 20 December 2018

Portakabin to deliver proposed South Ayrshire early learning and childcare centre

South Ayrshire Council has appointed Portakabin to build a proposed new state-of-the-art early years ...

Published 26 November 2018

New Queen Margaret Academy ‘well on track’ as main structure takes shape

The latest new-build school in South Ayrshire took an important step forward last week with the comp ...

Published 1 October 2018

Local firm wins South Ayrshire Council glazing contract

An independent retailer from Ayr has landed a significant contract with South Ayrshire Council to he ...

Published 20 September 2018

Further £4.8m investment awarded for Prestwick aerospace R&D facility

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon confirmed £4.8 million funding for Spirit AeroSytems’ new open a ...

Published 30 August 2018

Unsafe hotel results in exclusion zone imposed at Ayr station

An exclusion zone has been set up around Ayr station after contractors found crumbling and exposed r ...

Published 28 August 2018

Homebuilder unveils plans for Greenan site in Ayr

CALA Homes (West) has submitted a joint planning application for a proposed new housing development ...

Published 23 August 2018

Council steps in after Station Hotel owners fail to take action over Dangerous Buildings Notice

South Ayrshire Council has had to step in to take action to address public safety concerns at the fo ...

Published 2 July 2018

Demolition works mark first milestone for new Ayr Grammar

The first steps in a project to deliver a new home for Ayr Grammar Primary School have now been ta ...

Published 25 June 2018

Positive event gives Ayrshire businesses access to public sector contracts

More than 200 businesses have heard first-hand about new plans to open up public sector contracts ...

Published 11 June 2018