New base for education centre in Ayr

January 9, 2018 by  

Young people living in Ayr and the wider local area are set to be able to reap the benefits of high quality teaching, with the news that an education centre within the town has reopened at a new address.

Kip McGrath used to be situated in Wellington Square, within the centre of Ayr, but has now moved into premises on [Read more]

Awards win for Ayr attraction

December 19, 2017 by  

Popular local attraction, Heads of Ayr Farm Park, has been given reason to celebrate following the announcement that it was the recipient of a big prize at a prestigious awards ceremony.

The organisation was given the award for [Read more]

Kids to turn on Christmas lights in Ayr

November 4, 2017 by  

The local council is planning something a little bit different for this year’s Christmas lights switch on in Ayr, with kids from schools in the area set to be the focus of proceedings.

Rather than hiring a well-known celebrity to perform the task of turning these lights on, as they have done in previous years, bosses from the council are giving the job to [Read more]

BUYMSH Charity Fireworks Night

October 26, 2017 by  

Once again this year, Minuteman Press Ayr is proud to sponsor the local charity BUYMSH with the provision of an animatic to display on the big roadside advertising screen near to Tesco’s on the Whitletts Road in Ayr.  BUYMSH are hosting a charity fireworks night at Ayr Racecourse on Friday 10 November 2017 (postponed from Friday 3 November) to raise funds to build a new 21st century facility for respite provision to support children, young people and their families suffering with cancer or life altering illnesses in the UK.  Click the link below to view more.

BUYMSH Charity Fireworks Night

Ayr pub to undergo a revamp

October 11, 2017 by  

One of the most well-loved pubs among Ayr residents has been given a last minute reprieve from being closed down on a permanent basis, and is now set to have a new lease of life.

West of the Moon, which is located on the Arthur Street strip in Ayr, closed its doors suddenly earlier this year – something that was a [Read more]

Chip shops in Ayr fight for title

September 5, 2017 by  

Two of the fish and chip outlets in Ayr will be taking each other on next year, having both found themselves on the shortlist for the most prestigious title available to eateries of this kind.

Both the Forehill Café and Dinos have long been favourites among those who live in the town and one of them could be on the brink of [Read more]

Sitcom stars to attend Ayr festival

August 2, 2017 by  

Preparations are now underway for one of the most popular annual events in Ayr, and already two genuine Scottish comedy stars have confirmed that they will be part of it.

Tamfest is a local festival that is held at [Read more]

New golf academy could be built in Ayr

July 3, 2017 by  

A brand new academy dedicated to the teaching of golf and the hosting of tournaments could be constructed at Belleisle, in Ayr, providing the town’s economy with a major boost.

Preliminary plans for this project suggest that [Read more]

Local council to consider new marina for Ayr

June 7, 2017 by  

South Ayrshire Council is set to conduct a review into the possibility of a new marina being constructed within Ayr, with the hope that it will lead to a wider economic regeneration.

Should the project go ahead, it would make [Read more]

Racecourse McDonald’s reopens in Ayr

May 1, 2017 by  

The branch of the fast food chain McDonald’s which is located within the grounds of Ayr Racecourse has now reopened to the public, after undergoing an impressive digital upgrade.

Those wishing to [Read more]

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