Tag Archives: Ayrshire

ONE OF MY FAVOURITES This one of my favourite places in Ayr to sit and pass some time with a good book. The building is the County Buildings originally the home of Ayrshire County Council and now the offices of … Continue reading

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Danserena

This building was originally the Ayr New Church. It was built in 1807-10 by David Hamilton to accommodate the overspill from the Auld Kirk. It was rebuilt in 1900. The gateway at the front is a 20th century addition. The … Continue reading

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Savoy Park Hotel

The other day I had the pleasure of popping into the Savoy Park Hotel to have lunch to celebrate my brothers 70th birthday. During the lunch George asked me if I knew anything about the history of the building and … Continue reading

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The Newmarket

One of my favourite streets in Ayr has always been Newmarket Street. Over the years it has always had a nice mix of shops many of them independent and with Queens Court it as always a popular part of town … Continue reading

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This is my first post after debating for ages if I really wanted to start a blog or not. But I thought it was worth a go. I plan to write about my hometown of Ayr, some modern stuff to … Continue reading

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