Ten readers get creative thanks to Carrick Gazette

TEN Carrick Gazette readers will be heading off to Glasgow next month to embrace the handmade trend at the Creative Stitches & Hobbycrafts fair.

Our winners are: Lorraine Miller, of Ashgove Avenue, Maybole; Edna Gardner, of Saugh Hill Road, Girvan; Sadie Murdoch, of Kirk­patrick Street, Girvan; D McCulloch, of Knockcroon, Barrhill; Elizabeth McQu­aker of Kirklandhill Path, Maybole; H Bell, of Troweir Road, Girvan; S Trotter, of Stinchar Road, Barr; William Arnott, of Baineshill Drive, Maidens; Lynn Young, of Arran Avenue, Ballantrae; and Anne Heriot, of Birch Terrace, Girvan.

The lucky 10 will enjoy crafts including knitting, jewellery-making, paper­craft, cardmaking, sewing and quilting, with a free pro­gramme of talks and work­shops each day.

For those who didn’t win, advance tickets are still available to book online at www.ichf.co.uk, or by phoning the ticket hotline on 01425 277988.

Advanced tickets for the fair (March 7-10) need to be ordered by 5pm Monday March 4, after which on the door prices apply (adult £8.50/senior £7.50/ children free if accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket, otherwise £3).

Tickets are available to collect from the Carrick Gazette office at 32 Dalrymple Street, Girvan.