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News

Castle set to reveal its treasures

Business
Stephen and family received a painting by local artist Bob Travers of the "old" bridge.

Sad farewell for Ballantrae minister

News
Could you be a hedgehog champion?

First ever ‘Hedgehog Housing Census’ launched

Environment
The Ayrshire Housing board meeting

Voting starts for housing board

Business

Energy funding for rural areas

Business

8.6 million speeding points on driving licences

News

Scotland’s ‘Forever Home’ revealed

News

Busy summer continues for Portpatrick crew

Transport

NFUS launches share farming project to address succession worries and new entrant barriers

News

Thousands of Scottish cats at risk of potentially fatal diseases

News

Busy summer continues for Portpatrick crew

Transport
Girvan Lifeboat, the Silvia Burrell.

Safety first say crew after yacht rescue

Transport
Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Transport
An aerial view of Culzean Castle, South Ayrshire.

Bus services 
to Culzean given reprieve

Transport

Gazette readers happy to see village speed issues raised

Transport

Public consultation on sentencing guidelines for Scottish courts

Crime
The new law came into force from July 3, 2017

Sharing intimate images without consent is not always about revenge

Crime
The stolen black RS500 model is still missing.

Police issue Scotland-wide appeal after theft of rare cars

Crime
Drivers still admit to taking risks by calling and texting while driving, although the number has fallen since new legislation introduced earlier this year.

Law leads to drop in drivers using phones

Crime
Carrick Academy students celebrate their success.

Exams success for pupils across South Ayrshire

Education
John Swinney speaks with career adviser Nicole Grant during his visit to the SDS centre.

Helpline goes live for exam results advice

Education

Castle set to reveal its treasures

Business
The Ayrshire Housing board meeting

Voting starts for housing board

Business
Paul Wheelhouse.

Energy funding for rural areas

Business
This SMS will give every fishing vessel owner in the UK the support needed to help them become compliant with the ILO C188 changes by February 2018.

Survey call for fishing fleet

Business

Scottish secretary visits Carrick

Politics
In Girvan, the Councils catering staff provided 2,500 healthy packed lunches to children and young people taking part in activities organised by the Glendoune Community Association and Girvan Youth Trust.

Lunch pilot fuels summer activities

Politics
Bill Grant MP.

New MP gearing up for Ayrshire tour

Politics
The WASPI group with Bill Grant MP.

MP decides not to sign WASPI pledge

Politics
HMS Iron Duke will take part in the exercise.

International military training operation targets west coast

Politics

First ever ‘Hedgehog Housing Census’ launched

Environment
This amazing photograph was taken in Galloway Forest Park by Jesse Beaman of Stargazing Scotland.

Dark sky conference set to be out of this world

Environment
The single use carrier bags will not be available in store after August

Tesco getting rid of single use carrier bags

Environment

Sharp rise in Scotland’s suicide rate

Health
Staff at Ayrshire Hospice.

Ayrshire Hospice patients get creative

Health
BMA Scotland is calling for minimum unit pricing of alcohol following a !0 per cent rise in alcohol-related deaths.

Calls for minimum pricing to tackle rising alcohol problem

Health
Shona Robison hopes the bursaries will encourage students.

Bursaries for new graduate medical course

Health
Some of the products recalled by MacSween of Edinburgh. Picture: Phil Wilkinson/TSPL

MacSween recalls haggis products over ‘botulism fears’

Health