South Ayrshire

Plans submitted to replace Elms Court Hotel with 14 flats

The former Elms Court Hotel in Ayr is set to be knocked down and converted into 14 flats if new plans are approved.

Published 21 July 2021

Third time lucky for Ayr High Street public site proposal

South Ayrshire Council has approved plans for a community building at the bottom of Ayr High Street despite its design being contrary to the local development plan.

Published 21 July 2021

Heron Bros wins Ayr athletics facility deal

Heron Bros is to start work on a £8.2 million athletics facility in Ayr this month after being appointed as contractor by South Ayrshire Council.

Published 5 July 2021

First modules arrive at Scotland's largest affordable modular housing development in South Ayrshire

The first four homes have been delivered to the country’s largest affordable modular housing development.

Published 4 June 2021

Ayr's former Neptune Work site earmarked for 144 new homes

Proposals have been unveiled for 144 homes at the former Neptune Work site in Ayr.

Published 2 June 2021

BDP-designed education hub to welcome Ayr community

Ayr Grammar Primary School pupils are enjoying their new school following the full refurbishment of a Grade B Listed building that was originally home to Ayr Academy.

Published 19 May 2021

McTaggart begins work on 77 new homes for Irvine Housing Association

Work has started on the development of 77 brand new affordable homes for Irvine Housing Association.

Published 14 May 2021

South Ayrshire councillors reject plans for 120 homes in Symington

Plans to bring around 120 new homes to Symington have been rejected by South Ayrshire councillors.

Published 5 May 2021

CGC produces polling place screens to ensure social distancing

Voters safe in South Ayrshire will be kept safe when they go to the polls tomorrow thanks to the work of City Gate Construction (CGC).

Published 5 May 2021

Two firms fined after worker seriously injured in excavation collapse

A housing developer and groundworks contractor have been fined after an employee was crushed and severely injured during an excavation collapse in Cumnock.

Published 30 April 2021

hub South West and BAM set to revive Ayr town centre new leisure facility

Work to develop a new £35.5 million leisure centre in Ayr is progressing following South Ayrshire Council’s appointment of hub South West and Tier 1 contractor BAM Construction.

Published 20 April 2021

Housing development plans submitted for Maybole

Ayrshire Housing has lodged a planning application for 22 houses at Queen’s Terrace on the edge of Maybole.

Published 25 March 2021

BAM selected to deliver Ayr leisure centre

Work to develop a new leisure centre in Ayr moved a step closer this week as South Ayrshire Council appointed tier 1 contractor BAM Construction to work on the project.

Published 12 March 2021

South Ayrshire to benefit from Scotland's largest social modular housing development

South Ayrshire is to benefit from Scotland’s largest social modular housing development which will deliver much-needed new affordable housing by Autumn 2022.

Published 12 March 2021

Planning approved for new £4.6m Girvan primary school

Morrison Construction is to begin work on a replacement for Sacred Heart Primary School in Girvan this May.

Published 26 February 2021