South Ayrshire



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

Contractor fined after employee run over by road roller

A road resurfacing company has been fined £15,400 after an employee was run over by a road roller i ...

Published 7 June 2018

Councillors reject South Ayrshire Council office block plans

Plans by South Ayrshire Council to develop a new office block in Ayr’s High Street have been unani ...

Published 10 May 2018

Council's record investment for South Ayrshire's roads

South Ayrshire Council has approved plans for a record level of investment in the region’s roads ...

Published 1 May 2018

South Ayrshire Council agrees eight-year £237m capital programme

A new eight-year capital investment programme which sets out total investment of almost £237 millio ...

Published 2 March 2018

Work starts on Ayr’s new Queen Margaret Academy

Young people across South Ayrshire are set to benefit as work starts on the new Queen Margaret Acade ...

Published 1 March 2018

Proposals unveiled for new £42m South Ayrshire super school

A consultation is now underway on proposals which could lead to the creation of a new Maybole Comm ...

Published 22 February 2018

Affordable housing scheme completes in South Ayrshire

Keepmoat Homes has been working in partnership with Hanover Scotland to deliver 10 affordable home ...

Published 2 February 2018