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Some NEET news for South Ayrshire Young People!

There's some encouraging news for young people in South Ayrshire, as figures show the number of young people aged 16-19 and not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET) decreased by the biggest amount compared to the rest of Scotland, with a total fall of 3.1%.

Monday, 21 July 2014


The bandstand stage is now set for a series of summer mini concerts!

Last summer, thousands of local residents and visitors to Ayr were able to enjoy much more than just sun, sea and sand as a series of hugely popular and impromptu live music 'pop-up' concerts kept people entertained on the shorefront.

Monday, 21 July 2014


Council to repeat offer of free electric blanket safety checks

It may feel a little early to start thinking about the nights starting to draw in and evenings becoming a just little bit cooler, but it's certainly not too early to start thinking about the safety of your electric blankets.

Monday, 14 July 2014


Initiative helps keep children safe in car seats

The Good Egg Safety initiative rolled into Ayr and Troon this week raising awareness of common fitting errors associated with child car seats and providing advice on how to improve in-car child safety.

Monday, 14 July 2014


Ayr Renaissance report and progress welcomed by Council

South Ayrshire Council has agreed a new three-year business plan submitted by Ayr Renaissance LLP – the partnership that delivers regeneration services to the Council.

Wednesday, 09 July 2014


Provost Moonie welcomed delegates from Georgia's Youth Chorale to South Ayrshire.

Provost Helen Moonie recently welcomed a community children's choir for talented and gifted singers aged 10-14, from Newnan, Georgia USA, to South Ayrshire.

Wednesday, 09 July 2014


Provost Helen Moonie has presented awards to foster carers from the Council’s family placement and adoption services team.

Provost Helen Moonie has presented awards to foster carers from the Council's family placement and adoption services team, at a recent ceremony in the Carrick Lodge Hotel.

Wednesday, 09 July 2014


Scottish Government gives green light to Corton development

The Scottish Government has given the green light for the next stages of the Corton development planning process.

Wednesday, 09 July 2014


Leadership Panel publishes annual report for 2013/14

South Ayrshire Council's Leadership Panel Annual Report 2013/14, that gives an insight into the work of the Panel and highlights achievements in the year, has been agreed at Council. 

Wednesday, 09 July 2014


Thers's still time to join the conversation

There's still time to make your voice heard before South Ayrshire Council's consultation on its new draft community engagement strategy comes to an end on 31 July.

Wednesday, 09 July 2014