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Ayrshire 28 Aug 2008 ... MANY of Scotland's stately homes offer the chance for a good
walk. One of the best is Culzean Castle, in Ayrshire, which has superb views of ...
Open champion Henrik Stenson walks tall on return to Ayrshire - The ... 12 Jul
2017 ... This week's Scottish Open, after all, is being held just a few miles up the ...
Walk of the week: Culzean Castle, Ayrshire - The Scotsman 28 Aug 2008 ... MANY of Scotland's stately homes offer the chance for a good walk. One of the
best is Culzean Castle, in Ayrshire, which has superb views of Arran and the Mull
of Kintyre – and even Northern Ireland on a clear day. Further south is the great
granite lump of Ailsa Craig. These are all seen on this walk, which ...
Walk of the week: Farland Point, Isle of Cumbrae - The Scotsman 23 Oct 2009 ... There is something about catching a ferry that can turn a day out into a "proper"
trip. And travelling to an island increases the feeling of getting properly away from
it all (whatever 'it all' may be). The Isle of Cumbrae, off the north Ayrshire coast,
has been a tourist destination for years, ever since people started ...
Walk of the week: Castle Hill, Largs - The Scotsman 18 Jan 2010 ... After leaving the town behind you walk up through Douglas Park, from where
there is a detour to a 5,000-year-old chambered cairn. The Haylie Chambered
Tomb was only discovered in 1772, with the remains of five people within. Before
taking the hill path, keep going round to the right and follow a grass ...
Best joke to baffle non-Scots - The Scotsman 17 Feb 2009 ... A WOMAN WALKS INTO A BAKER'S AND ASKS: ... bars on behind the counter.
Perusing the meats, he asks: "Is that your Ayrshire bacon?" "No," replies the
butcher, "it's only my hands I'm warming. ... you do if you couldn't get the fare?" "I'
d probably just take the first two weeks in August instead," he replies.
Top ten Scottish beaches to wake up to in a campervan - The ...
21 Jun 2017 ... This site is in the grounds of Craigie Estate with access close by to the River Ayr.
It is within easy walking distance of the seaside town of Ayr with its long sandy
beach and excellent shopping facilities. It is close to Ayr Racecourse and
adjacent to the new campus for the University of the West of Scotland.
Walk of the week: Ardyne, Cowal - The Scotsman 27 Jun 2010 ... The hills of Ayrshire can be seen across the firth while the Isle of Cumbrae lies
out to sea. Further round, the jagged ridges of Arran soar upwards, like a stage
designer's backdrop for the peaceful Isle of Bute in the foreground. The Firth of
Clyde is also synonymous with Faslane naval base but a military ...
Free to walk streets - the sexual predator PC who beat rape charges ... 12 Nov 2005 ... The jury of eight women and six men - one woman had been excused for
personal reasons - had deliberated over three days at the end of a ten-week trial.
The 13 charges spanned the period between 1998 and 2004 when Stewart, from
Paisley, served in the force's U Division in Ayrshire. He was based at ...
Woman admits abandoning dog at Ayr station - The Scotsman Kai the dog, real name Pluto, was abandoned at Ayr station earlier this week.
Picture: PA. Published: 12:22 Friday 09 January 2015. Share this article. 0. Have
your say. KAI the dog, who was abandoned at Ayr station sparking thousands of
adoption offers from across the globe, was the victim of a sale gone wrong, it has
 ...
50 free activities and attractions in Scotland - The Scotsman
13 Mar 2012 ... Make your own way to the top, take a picnic to enjoy in Holyrood Park or go on
one of Historic Scotland's guided walks. .... Electric Brae – known locally as Croy
Brae, nine miles south of Ayr on the A719 coast road – has an upward gradient of
1:86 but because of the way the land lies on either side of the ...
Family distraught as crash kills boy weeks after death of father - The ... 25 Apr 2007 ... He had only lost his dad just a few weeks ago and he was trying to get over that. I
just feel so bad for his family. His mother, Kim, is distraught." Dean died at the
scene of Monday's crash. The driver and another 16-year-old passenger were
taken to Ayr Hospital and treated for minor injuries before they were ...
Bid to save Skye terrier from extinction - The Scotsman
15 May 2013 ... The club is hosting a 42-mile fundraising walk next week to raise awareness of
the dogs' plight, and support the construction of a life-sized bronze statue of the
terrier at Armadale Castle on Skye, where it has historic links. Vulnerable. Their
efforts are being supported by Highland MSP Dave Thompson, ...
On the rounds - The Scotsman 18 Feb 2008 ... Staff from Blantyre last week visited St Andrews. A NEW book, Denys Lasdun's ...
NHS Ayrshire & Arran's health promotion team is encouraging the board's staff to
run a mile for the BBC's Sport Relief campaign at Ayr Racecourse on 16 March.
The walk is also open to the public. Call 01292 614630 for more ...
Walk of the week - The Scotsman
1 Jul 2007 ... Slightly west of north is Kirriereoch Hill, with the Ayrshire coast beyond, while just
east of north is Loch Doon. To the north-east is Mullwharchar. By going south a
little you will get a better view of the hills and lochs around Craignaw (to the south
-east) and the Rig of the Jarkness, at the head of Glen Trool.
A move to a former steading in Ayrshire provides a totally new lifestyle
28 Apr 2013 ... The couple moved from Cheshire up to Ayrshire in April 2010 when Dave's job as
an air traffic controller was relocated to Prestwick. However ... Alida continues: “
The builders started work on it during May 2011 but then we had an issue with
planning and lost six weeks of good building time in the summer.
North Ayrshire Council - The Scotsman 22 Apr 2008 ... Free School meals:23.4pc. Unauthorised absence: 4.8pc. Extra- curricular
activities: Choirs, wind band, school shows, tuition in bagpipes, strings,
woodwind, brass and percussion; football, rugby, golf and netball teams athletics,
street dance, fitness sessions, walk 'n'talk. Uniform: white shirt/royal blue ...
Abortion delay 'adding to risk and distress' - The Scotsman 30 Jul 2006 ... Tayside was the best performing health board with patients waiting a maximum of
one week, while Lothian and Ayrshire and Arran both managed to perform all
procedures within two weeks. Last night doctors insisted it was essential that
terminations were carried out promptly after a woman had decided ...
Generation of active Scots heading to the gym and ditching football ...
5 Jan 2018 ... Scots are leaving traditional sports behind and are instead favouring the gym,
yoga and walking for exercise ... Those taking part in physical activity, including
walking, has jumped from 72 per cent to 79 per cent since 2010, a rise of more
than a quarter of a million adults. .... The Ayrshire bard • 1 week ago.
Scotland's Towns Week 2017: FutureTown design shortlist unveiled ...
15 Nov 2017 ... Entries this year include ambitions plans to create a new cultural quarter in
Paisley, forming a 'low carbon area' at the foot of Leith Walk in Edinburgh, and a
new marina in Dunoon to ... TROON. A voluntary group, South Ayrshire Paths
Intiative, have submitted an entry to make “Troon the cycle-friendly toon”.
In Full: The Local Election Count results - The Scotsman
5 May 2017 ... Ward 12 - Leith Walk - Marion Donaldson (Lab), Amy McNeese-Mechan (SNP),
Susan Rae. Southside/Newington - Steve ... East Ayrshire. SNP (14), LAB (9),
CON (6), IND (3). Ward 1 - Annick - Ellen Freel (IND), Gordon Jenkins (SNP),
John MacFadzean (CON), John McGhee (LAB). Ward 2 - Kilmarnock ...
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