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CCTV cameras for stations on Ayr to Stranraer line

Ayr, Girvan, and Stranraer railway stations have received new CCTV cameras to monitor the cycle parking areas.

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The launch of the Barr to Girvan bus service.

Community transport group stride ahead with Barr-Girvan bus launch

Well the sun certainly came out and shone upon the launch of the new Barr to Girvan bus service on May 1st.

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Landslips like this one have plagued the A77 south of Ballantrae.

Dual A77 say action group

A petition has been lodged at the Scottish Parliament for the A77 to be made dual carriageway from Ayr to Cairnryan.

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Resurfacing begins on March 13 and runs for three nights

Roadworks mean M77 closures

Police are advising motorists in Ayrshire to give themselves plenty of time if travelling to and from Glasgow as roadworks are due to close sections of the M77.

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Motorists will be faced with road closures and contraflows on the A90 near Blackdog next month.

Roadworks to close A77 in Girvan next week

Resurfacing work will mean a full closure of a section of the A77 from Shallochpark Roundabout to Young Street in Girvan next week.

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Rural Connect is being run by South Ayrshire Community Transport

Launch for new Barr bus service

After a gap of more than ten years Barr village has a scheduled bus service again.

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Easter commuters face travel delays

Lengthy delays predicted for Easter travellers

Drivers have been warned to expect “significant delays” over Easter with more than 20 million cars expected on the roads between Maundy Thursday and Easter Monday.

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Jeanne Freeman MSP.

Lendalfoot A77 works a good start says MSP

Jeane Freeman MSP has met with senior officials from Transport Scotland and Scotland Transerv to discuss improvement plans for the A77 in the village of Lendalfoot.

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Timber lorries are a common sight on roads in the south west.

Cash to reduce impact of timber lorries on roads

The scheme to minimise the impacts on communities and on the environment caused by timber lorries on the rural road network is to benefit from a £5m boost from the Scottish Government.

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Weekend closure of A77 for roadworks

Weekend closure of A77 for roadworks

The A77 will be closed between Turnberry and Alloway for resurfacing work with diversions in place from 8pm tonight (Friday, February 17) until 6am on Monday (February 20).

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Work begins on Monday.

A77 road closure goes ahead

A full road closure on the A77 in Carrick is to go ahead this weekend despite the protests of councillors.

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Three injured in A713 crash

Three injured in A713 crash

Police Scotland is appealing for witnesses following a serious road crash on the A713 Ayr to Patna Road in the early hours of Sunday 22 January 2017.

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The A75 has designated Euro route status.

UK Government snub to A75 Euro route status

Local MP Richard Arkless has spoken of his outrage following a recent exchange in the House of Commons between himself and the Secretary of State for Transport, Chris Grayling.

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Maybole High Street.

£3.3 million for Maybole by pass

Funding of over £3 million has been included in the Scottish Government’s draft budget for this year.

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Cyclists outside the new travel hub.

Hub to transform way we travel

Commuters are now greeted with the sight of a timber clad building outside the main entrance at Ayr Rail Station. This is the new Active Travel Hub which is set to transform the way we think about travel in and around Ayr.

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The junction of the A77 and B741 near Girvan.

Missing white lines spell danger at A77 junction

White lines have still not been painted onto a junction on the A77 following roadworks earlier this year.

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Dalrymple Street on Saturday.

Diversion on A77 south of Girvan for roadworks

Diversions were in place on Dalrymple Street, Girvan following a house fire from which two people were rescued earlier today (Saturday, November 26).

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Passengers left waiting on platform after train cancelled

Passengers left waiting on platform after train cancelled

A faulty announcement system at Maybole Station meant passengers were left waiting on the platform after a train service was cancelled.

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Fuel prices fall as big four supermarkets make 3p cuts

Fuel prices fall as big four supermarkets make 3p cuts

Asda has announced it is capping its petrol prices at 110.7p per litre, with diesel at 112.7p from today (Tuesday).

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