A positive pledge

Girvan Harbour users have pledged to make a positive contribution to the debate about its future.

The Harbour Users’ Group has been formed in response to proposals put forward by South Ayrshire Council for the harbour’s development.

Some of the proposals were met with fierce opposition from local fishermen when they were outlined a fortnight ago – particularly proposals for a new pontoon mooring system together with a controversial increase in fees.

Read more in this week’s Carrick Gazette.