Christmas News
Heartwarming story of donations

Heartwarming story of donations

In December of 2016 the Rotary Club of Girvan took Santa’s Sleigh round Girvan and Dailly just before Christmas as they had done for many years.

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Christmas fun for Age Concern group

Christmas fun for Age Concern group

Age Concern held its Christmas party last week with guests tucking into turkey with all the trimmings.

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Cairn choir sings for Hansel charity

Cairn choir sings for Hansel charity

Children from Cairn Primary travelled to Tesco, Ayr to take part in a fund-raising opportunity for Hansel.

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Christmas message from Girvan lifeboat

Christmas message from Girvan lifeboat

As 2016 is drawing to a close, all at Girvan Lifeboat Station would like to extend a season’s greeting to one and all.

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Last postal dates reminder

Last postal dates reminder

Royal Mail is reminding customers to put their presents and cards in the post in enough time for them to arrive before the big day.

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Annual Christmas bazaar in Carrick

Annual Christmas bazaar in Carrick

Santa Claus was in the ancient capital of Carrick for the annual Christmas Bazaar organised by the local Community Association.

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Fiddlers’ event of the year

Fiddlers’ event of the year

It’s the Ayrshire Fiddle Orchestra event of the year later this month.

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A taste of the season

A taste of the season

This weekend (Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 December), Ayr Central will be filled with the tastes and smells of Christmas as the shopping centre host cooking demonstrations by The Cook School, Scotland and local food producers from across Ayrshire.

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Santa’s sleigh ready to go

Santa’s sleigh ready to go

The Girvan Rotary Santa’s Sleigh is once again being prepared to go round the streets of Girvan and Dailly.

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Host of Christmas events in Maybole

Host of Christmas events in Maybole

There are a host of events at the Carrick Centre in Maybole over winter.

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