Families in north-west Kilmarnock learned about the importance of play recently at two events run by The Avenue Childcare Service. Funding for the events came from the Council’s Participatory Budgeting...

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Over 60 young people in Ayrshire have completed the Opportunities for All annual summer programme with the end goal of progressing into further learning, training or employment. Led by the...

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Hurlford Primary School and Cumnock Academy have each earned an Eat Safe Award for their high standards of hygiene, cleanliness and food safety. The Catering Services teams, based within the...

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Hundreds of young East Ayrshire people were recognised and celebrated at the very first Young People, Sport and Diversion Team Awards Evening. The new event, part of a series of...

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The Smiths from Newmilns have been named Britain’s brainiest family after winning Family Brain Games, the new BBC2 quiz hosted by Dara O’Briain. Dad Chris is the resident Maths geek...

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Doon Academy has launched two very innovative school projects that come with equally innovative names. ‘The Flask’ is a community café run by pupils who have received barista training and...

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