Rise Against Hunger Saturday 21st July at the Braehead Arena, Glasgow

The Rise Against Hunger Scottish initiative was first raised by Gary Louttit when he was District Governor last year. Ayr Rotary Club offered manpower and financial support. Four intrepid Ayr Rotarians went along to the Braehead Arena for a 10.00 start. Craig, Ieuan, John and Douglas donned their respective hair nets and ... More

2018 Annual Charity Golf Day

A shotgun start at 9.30am on Saturday 12 May saw sixteen teams tee-off to compete in the Ayr Rotary Club Annual Charity Golf Day at Belleisle Park. This event is the main fund-raiser in the club’s calendar, raising an amazing £10,000, and the principal beneficiary this year was local charity South Ayrshire Dementia ... More

Ayr Rotary Showcase Event at Dobbies

Ayr Rotary Club are holding an open morning in Dobbies conservatory on Saturday 24th February from 10.00 to 12.30. Visitors will able to view the numerous projects which the Club undertake, including Aquabox the Scottish Poppy Appeal, the Ayrshire Coastal Path maintenance, Treasure Chest and Message in a Bottle and gain ... More

Raffle win by the Beggs

Helen Begg scooped a big prize in the raffle in aid of the Amuka Fundation at the recent Majestic wine-tasting. Although Helen wasn't present to pick up the prize personally, Jimmy later accepted it, somewhat enthusiastically, on her behalf! More

Annual Charity Golf Day, Friday 12th May

On a bright, perfect Friday morning on 13th May, at 9.30am on the sound of an air horn, twenty teams teed off simultaneously by a shotgun start, for the annual Rotary Club of Ayr charity golf event held at Belleisle, having fuelled themselves with bacon butties beforehand. A calm, still day, coupled with warm sun and a ... More

Bake Off for Polio

Ayr Rotary Club held a bake off at St Leonard's Church on Saturday 6th May to raise money for the international initiative End Polio Now. Over 30 cakes, from a simple fruit scone to a frangipane tart on display were baked by Rotarians. Judge Geoff Russell from the Savoy Park Hotel had the unenviable task of ... More

Aquabox Champion

Rob & Glenda Keating's son Stewart at the Amsterdam marathon. He raised just over £500 for Aquabox. The second picture is of Stewart in third place as the grim reaper in a 15 mile fun run. Well done Stewart and many thanks for this gallant effort. More

ASDA Poppy Appeal Collection


Ayrshire Hospice Cheque Presentation

  Lyn Bateman, Senior Fundraising Officer of the Ayrshire Hospice receives a cheque from President Harry Peters of Ayr Rotary. The monies were raised at the recently held Antiques Road Show in the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Alloway.   More

Antiques Road Show Saturday 8th October

Clutching their vases, both large and small, their great tombs of dust laiden books and items ranging from toy train sets to silver snuff boxes, hundreds of visitors descended on the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Alloway, to have their items valued by the TR Callan experts in the hope of being in possession of a valuable ... More