East Ayrshire

Kier breaks ground at new Netherthird school

The ground has been officially broken at the site of the new Netherthird Primary School in East Ayrshire.

Published 25 October 2021

CCG starts work on 43 new homes in Kilmarnock

A new build housing development in Kilmarnock is now underway with 43 socially inclusive homes for older ambulant disabled residents set to be delivered by CCG on behalf of East Ayrshire Council.

Published 15 September 2021

Lands Improvement completes masterplan for Kilmarnock industrial park with sale to West Ranga Property Group

Strategic land development company Lands Improvement Holdings has agreed the freehold sale of four remaining fully serviced plots at Moorfield North Industrial Park in Kilmarnock to the Dundee-based West Ranga Property Group for £850,000.

Published 23 August 2021

Miller Homes returns to East Ayrshire with new development

Miller Homes has announced the launch of an 86-home development in Kilmaurs, East Ayrshire.

Published 13 August 2021

Auchinleck eco-therapy park moves to consultation stage

The public are being invited to view and provide feedback on proposals for an environmentally sensitive Eco-Therapy Wellness Park near Auchinleck in East Ayrshire.

Published 11 August 2021

Firm fined after fatal lorry incident in Auchinleck

Wood-based materials manufacturer Egger (UK) Limited has been fined after a self-employed lorry driver was killed making a routine delivery of recycled wood.

Published 4 August 2021

Green light for new council homes in Drongan

East Ayrshire Council has approved plans for a dozen new council houses in Drongan.

Published 4 August 2021

Emtec delivers 'HALO' effect at Kilmarnock enterprise and innovation centre

Emtec Group has completed works on the HALO Enterprise and Innovation Centre (HEIC) in Kilmarnock.

Published 19 July 2021

East Ayrshire homes plan rejected by council

Plans to build 28 new homes have been rejected by East Ayrshire Council over fears that ancient trees would be destroyed.

Published 7 July 2021

Views sought on proposed housing development in Mauchline

East Ayrshire Council has launched a consultation on proposed housing development within Mauchline.

Published 6 July 2021

Phase two of New Cumnock Flood Protection Scheme well underway

Phase two of East Ayrshire Council's New Cumnock flood protection scheme is well underway.

Published 6 July 2021

East Ayrshire Eco-Therapy Wellness Park proposals open for consultation

A joint venture company between National Pride UK Community Interest Company and Falcon International Financial Services Limited are inviting the public to provide feedback on proposals to develop an environmentally sensitive Eco-Therapy Wellness Park near Aunchinleck in East Ayrshire.

Published 15 June 2021

And finally... Prince's playground

Prince Charles has been given the green light to build an adventure playground in the grounds of his Scottish stately home.

Published 4 June 2021

New 'future proof' homes to be built at Rowallan Castle Estate

A £60 million partnership between Rowallan Castle Estate and Cherish Homes is behind the development of 79 custom build homes on the 600-acre estate, with sustainability and reducing emissions one of the key considerations.

Published 27 May 2021

Dougall Baillie starts work on Ayrshire’s historic Ballochmyle Estate

Consulting engineer Dougall Baillie Associates (DBA) has been called on to accelerate the restart of a prestigious residential development where Robert Burns composed the song The Bonnie Lass o’ Ballochmyle, and which is destined to become one of the most breathtaking estates in the country.

Published 25 May 2021