Galston, Scotland Newswire

Galston, Scotland Newswire

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  1. Loudoun Castle could be restored by Titantic Quarter developerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scotsman.com

    It's the ruined 19th century country house once dubbed the 'Windsor of Scotland', but better known to a generation of Scots as the location of a long-closed theme park. Now the developers behind the successful Titanic Quarter in Belfast could finally restore Loudoun Castle, a landmark property near Galston in East Ayrshire which burnt down in 1942.

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  2. Vote now: Cast your choices for the glittering Cream of Ayrshire AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | The Daily Record

    The best of the west will be celebrated at the annual West Sound/West FM Cream of Ayrshire Awards held at the Park Hotel on Thursday, October 5. The winners of the Child Bravery Award and the Toast of Ayrshire will be announced on the night with the finalists in these categories remaining top secret until the night. Morven Campbell: Morven performed with her friend on the Community Stage for the Kilmarnock Christmas Lights Switch On and also performed the EAC Annual Celebration of Volunteering.

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  3. East Ayrshire Council move to demolish Galston eyesore meaning more disruption in town centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Daily Record

    Part of Cross Street, leading up to Bridge Street, will be closed for 12 weeks starting on September 18, in order for the unsafe Co-op building to be felled. But local traders are stressing it'll be 'business as usual,' with shops operating normal trading hours throughout the demolition work.

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  4. Bill Jamieson: For once, the economy is better than the weatherRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    Our well-being is in poor health, but three recent pointers give us cause not to be too downhearted says Bill Jamieson It's that head-in-the-oven time of year again. But before we head for the kitchen there is some heartening news.

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  5. Galston town centre to face road closures until Christmas as East...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | The Daily Record

    The centre of Galston will come to a standstill until Christmas as the council look to demolish an unsafe building. And that has left business owners fearing the worst, with some raising concerns about what the closure means for their future.

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  6. 'He was not wearing shoes and shouting' Newmilns drunk...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | The Daily Record

    Tony McDonald, 21, of Gilfoot, Newmilns, pleaded guilty to carrying out the assaults in the Irvine Valley town's Brown Street Tony McDonald, 21, of Gilfoot, Newmilns, pleaded guilty to carrying out the assaults in the Irvine Valley town's Brown Street, as well as possessing cocaine.

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  7. East Ayrshire Council deny that leftover stock in closed Co-op store...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Daily Record

    East Ayrshire Council have denied that leftover stock from the now closed Co-op store is attracting rats to Galston. Complaints have been made to the local authority about a stench coming from the former Cross Street store, which some are calling an environmental "nuisance".

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  8. Smell claim six months after Co-op store closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Newsday

    It follows the sudden closure of Galston Co-op in East Ayrshire on 5 February over concerns about the building's structural integrity. The store on Cross Street, which also served as a Post Office, has remained out of bounds after pieces of masonry reportedly fell from the building.

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  9. Club stage Turnberry circuit time trialRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2017 | Carrick Today

    Along with the Carwinshoch hill climb it is the oldest event in Ayrshire and takes in the coastal route from Doonfoot via Pennyglen and Maidens to Turnberry. The return is by Kirkoswald, Pennyglen and the Covenanter's road to Alloway.

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  10. Angry residents describe derelict former Galston Primary School as "death trap"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | The Daily Record

    They've called on East Ayrshire Council and the owners of the property to do something about it before it leads to a fatal accident. Now they've called on East Ayrshire Council and the owners of the property to do something about it before it leads to a fatal accident.

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  11. Body found in hunt for missing dad-of-twoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Evening Times

    The 33-year-old from Newmilns, near Kilmarnock, was reported missing on February 27 by his dad after he hadn't seen him for a few days. A spokeswoman said: "Around 4.3pm on Sunday, May 21 2017, police were called to a report a male body being found in the River Irvine, near to Barwood Gate, Galston.

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  12. Police find a body in search for missing Newmilns man John BertramRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | The Daily Record

    Officers confirmed on Monday that the 33-year-old had been found near to the River Irvine in Galston on Sunday afternoon. Officers confirmed on Monday that the 33-year-old had been found near to the River Irvine in Galston on Sunday afternoon.

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  13. Sally Cogley won her political party's first seat in Scotland. She is ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | News 88.9 KNPR

    In Thursday's vote to fill three Irvine Valley places on East Ayrshire Council , Cogley came in second after the Scottish National Party candidate, enough to win a seat. Or as The Telegraph had it , "People chose the bin-focused party over Jeremy Corbyn's Labour in East Ayrshire, Scotland."

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  14. Scotland's One-Woman Rubbish Party Wins Seat In Local ElectionsRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | WGBH

    Sally Cogley won her political party's first seat in Scotland. She is part of The Rubbish Party, and her platform was indeed focused on literal rubbish.

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  15. Rubbish Party wins council seat in local electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Metro UK News

    You're just what the valley needs! Great to see! pic.twitter.com/aDYygwwOBi 'Are you frustrated with your decaying town centre? A town centre in which historic buildings are crumbling,' she wrote in her website. 'Do you despair at the amount of litter, fly tipping, dog poo, cigarette ends and chewing gum that blight our roads, paths, parks, town centres and countryside?.

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  16. Rubbish' candidate elected as councillor on platform to tackle litteringRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Haringey Independent

    Just got a first class letter from @therubbishparty . At least this party is not hiding the truth.

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  17. Co-op store in Galston shut down permanently as East Ayrshire Council ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | The Daily Record

    In early February the Standard told how East Ayrshire Council ordered the closure of the building because of safety concerns. That was after there was "some kind of movement" in the building, owned by the local authority, who said "public safety" was at the heart of their concerns.

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  18. Tour of Ayrshire will appeal to cyclists of all levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Sunday Herald

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  19. Tour of Ayrshire will appeal to cyclists of all levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    FOR cyclists, part of the attraction of the sport is the feeling of freedom as you pedal your way through the countryside. With its closed roads, however, the Tour of Ayrshire, which takes place at the end of April, offers participants the opportunity to enjoy a whole new level of freedom.

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  20. Mike Smith the man to follow at AyrRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    WE'RE in for a busy racing week in Scotland and the action starts with a valuable card at Ayr tomorrow. I notice Mike Smith has a few entries and he could be worth following now his Galston yard has hit peak form.

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