Sandstorm blows up on Girvan beach

A GIRVAN community councillor has claimed that a plan to stop erosion on Girvan beach by planting old Christmas trees has been a “total failure”.

And she has labelled the area a “disgusting mess” and called for it to be cleared before the summer season.

But her claim has been strongly rebutted by South Ayrshire Council, who say that there is “clear evidence” that the experiment is working.

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