Ayr Walks for Water – 8 May 2022

On Sunday 8th May the charity walk in aid of Aquabox took place along the promenade on Ayr sea front. The weather could not have been better as the sun shone for the whole of the event. A lot of hard work and effort by the organising committee took place before the event and we were well supported by South Ayrshire ... More

Charity Golf Day – 6 May 2022

After missing out for two years, owing to the pandemic, we held our Annual Charity Golf Day at Belleisle on Friday 6 May 2022. And what a day! Fortified by their bacon rolls and coffee, the teams made their way to their starting hole in pouring rain. It did ease off before the end of the round, but despite the weather, ... More

Remembrance Tree a Fund-Raising Success

The dust has now settled after a hectic few weeks for Jim Nelson and his Ayr Rotary Club team. With the go-ahead being given in November, there was a great deal to be done, in readiness for the opening day on 10 December 2021. South Ayrshire Council were very supportive, giving a grant to cover setup costs, and ... More

Tree of Remembrance

Ayr Rotary, jointly with Alloway and Prestwick Rotary, will launch the Remembrance Tree in Ayr High Street, opposite M & S at the Fish Cross from 10th to 24th December 2021.   People are invited to remember their loved ones in a simple yet poignant way in the midst of the Christmas rush, by writing their ... More

Dalmilling Bikes Project

Ayr Rotary Delivers! On Wednesday morning, only a week after the first bike was delivered by Ayr Rotary to Dalmilling Primary School, a further 12 bikes were delivered by members of Ayr Rotary to the school. Incoming Community Service Convenor Paul Williams had described the project on local social media and had received ... More

Charity Christmas Concert – 7 December 2019

The long-awaited Christmas Concert took place in Ayr town hall last Saturday and what a spectacle it was! Almost every seat was taken despite the stormy weather and the show was certainly worth braving the elements to see and hear. The event had been staged by our club together with the Salvation Army’s Ayr ... More

Charity Quiz Night Success – 15 November 2019

The Horizon Hotel was abuzz last Friday as members and guests assembled for our fund-raising charity quiz in aid of the local Parkinson’s group and Samuel’s Smile charity for kids with rare diseases. We were dazzled by organisers Hazel McCully and John Dunlop; not by their general knowledge but by their spectacula... More

Ayr Rotary Club 2019 Annual Charity Golf Day at Belleisle

A shotgun start at 9.30am on Friday 10 May saw eighteen 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, and raised an amazing £10,000-plus for local charities. The principal beneficiaries this year were Whiteleys ... More

Annual Charity Golf Day Friday 10 May 2019

Our annual golf event takes place on Friday 10 May 2109. We are retaining the successful format of a shotgun start at 9.30am followed by drinks, snacks and prize-giving in the Belleisle clubhouse. This creates a good social atmosphere with everything completed by 3.00pm We are supporting two cancer charities this year - ... More

Young Carers Training Event – 31 January 2019

A young carer is under 18 years old, or has reached the age of 18 years and remains a pupil at school. A young person may become a young carer as the result of a family member’s illness, disability, mental health problems, or the misuse of drugs or alcohol in the home. Young carers may help someone with all manner of ... More