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Maybole sponsored walk for Tipi

Maybole Co-op recently presented a cheque for £650 to The Dolphin House at Culzean for a new Tipi.

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Top 10 weirdest items found in storage units

Top 10 weirdest items found in storage units

A sunday dinner left in an oven, a samurai sword and a secret designer wardrobe have been revealed as some of the most surprising things Brits have left behind in storage facilities across the UK.

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Picture of the week

Picture of the week

Not one but two pictures of the week this week.

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Something to Think About with Rev Ian McLachlan

Something to Think About with Rev Ian McLachlan

The Church of Scotland held its annual General Assembly in Edinburgh this week.

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Demonstrator Sandra Halkett

Season finale for flower club

The final Girvan and District flower Club demonstration of the season took place on Wednesday 24th May preceded by the AGM. The new office bearers are chairperson Helen Walker, Joint Vice Chair Fiona Robertson and Liz Gregg.

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Roger Moore as James Bond. Photo by Moviestore/REX Shutterstock

QUIZ: Can you name the Bond villains?

In tribute to Sir Roger Moore, here’s a James Bond themed quiz.

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Eating cheese is better for you than previously thought

Eating plenty of cheese is healthier than you think and does not necessarily increase your risk of heart disease, cancer and diabetes, say scientists.

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The Ideal Home Show Scotland returns for its 70th year

Ideal Home Show Scotland celebrates 70th birthday

The Ideal Home Show Scotland celebrates its 70th year in Scotland when it returns to Glasgow this weekend.

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At the spinning workshop was Elizabeth Riome with pupils and acting head teacher Louise Morrison

Pupils host street party for Maybole 500 celebrations

As part of Maybole 500 celebrations, Gardenrose Primary and Early Years Centre hosted a Street Party lunch on Monday, May 15.

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Pupils from Barr Primary School with their cheque from Nestle

Nestle giving awards to schools

In the latest ‘Community Giving’ award made by Nestlé pupils Barr Primary School were the recipients of a £300 donation.

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Have you got a ‘fugly’ pet? It could be a TV star!

Have you got a ‘fugly’ pet? It could be a TV star!

Do you have a pet that’s, well, not the prettiest?

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Revealed - Britain’s favourite flower

Revealed - Britain’s favourite flower

The humble garden rose has been revealed as Britain’s favourite flower.

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9 sacred sites of Stone Age Scotland

9 sacred sites of Stone Age Scotland

Scotland has a rich selection of Neolithic sites which give some insight into human existence in what is now Scotland between 4000BC and 2300BC.

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Daniel Sloss has released The Estimated Guide to Scotland  (Pic: Mikael Buck)

Sloss takes on the estimations of Scotland

Scottish comedian Daniel Sloss has launched a new guide based on the worldview of Scotland, its people, traditions and culture to highlight the ridiculousness of estimations.

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Something to Think About with Rev. Ian McLachlan

Something to Think About with Rev. Ian McLachlan

This week is Christian Aid Week and that means that many members of the Christian church and some who are not members of any church, will be supporting the work that this charity does to help some of the most disadvantaged members of the world’s community.

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Girvan's Living with Leisure group.

Living with Leisure celebrate 40 years

This summer is the 40th Anniversary of Girvan Living with Leisure, a group of over 50s who meet weekly from September to March in the Community Centre on a Monday afternoon.

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Andy and Angela Jess pictured with their daughter Megs children Emma, second from right, and Katie, front left, and their great granddaughter Lily and Richard Devlin from The Brain Tumour Charity.

Amazing total raised at charity dance

Earlier this year, Angela and Andy Jess held a Charity Dance in Maybole Town Hall in memory of their daughter Meg who sadly lost her life to a brain tumour in December 2013, age 41.

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TV show looking for real-life Romeo and Juliets

TV show looking for real-life Romeo and Juliets

A new TV series is looking to talk to couples whose love goes against their parents or families wishes.

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Yoga is just one of the popular activities enjoyed by Maybole over fifties group.

It’s fun, fun, fun for over fifties group

“Fun” - That was the main word that cropped up at Maybole Over 50s (MOFs) first AGM held in The Speakers recently.

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The Annual Charity meeting of Lodge Girvan St Johns No 237

Lodge hosts annual charity meeting

At the Annual Charity meeting of Lodge Girvan St Johns’ No 237 held on the 13th May 2017, RWM Bro. Henry McMaster welcomed a deputation from The Provincial Grand Lodge of Ayrshire, headed by Right Worshipful Provincial Grand Master Bro Robert Little, and a deputation from Lodge Eaglesham No 1265, headed by RWM Derek Brown.

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