Charity Classic Car Tour – Saturday 10th September 2016

Invitation by The Rotary Club of East Kilbride Kittoch – 7th Charity Classic Car Tour Report by Ian Alexander Eileen and Ian Alexander kindly accepted this invitation on behalf of the Rotary Club of Ayr. It was an early start to be at the National Museum of Rural Life in East Kilbride for registration at 9.30 am. ... More

Honours Board Young Citizen of the Year at Carrick Academy 2016

  It was the intention of the Rotary Club of Ayr Club to assist Secondary Schools within their Rotary area to be given the opportunity to have a School Honours Board for recording the achievement of their pupils/students who were awarded the Young Citizen of the Year. The Club chose a format which they knew had ... More

Annual Charity Golf Day at Belleisle

On a bright, perfect Friday morning on 13th May, at 10.30am on the sound of an air horn, eighteen teams teed off simultaneously, for the annual Rotary Club of Ayr charity golf event held at Belleisle, having fuelled themselves with bacon butties beforehand. A calm day, coupled with glimpses of the sun and a mild ... More

Safari Supper In Aid of the Guildford Eye Camp 16 April 2016

In aid of the Guildford Eye Camp   On Saturday evening, 16 April 2016, in St Leonard's hall, Ayr Rotarians and guests attended a Safari Supper, organised by Alex Thomson and his team, on behalf of the Guildford Eye Camp. Enjoying a fun night of chat with like minded colleagues. President Douglas Haddow ... More

Rotary Cluster Burns Night

The second annual Rotary Cluster Burns night was held on Friday 22nd January at the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum. The event, organised by Alloway Rotary, attracted over 120 guests from the Rotary Clubs of Ayr, Cumnock, Girvan,  Prestwick, Stranraer and Troon. The evening was hosted by Alloway President, Peter Ball, ... More

Message in a Bottle, South Ayrshire, Christmas Report 2015

Only eight months after its launch, Message in a Bottle has achieved much more than we ever dreamt of that day in April in the County Hall.  After about a year of planning, the Rotary Clubs of Alloway, Ayr, Girvan, Prestwick and Troon, with the Ayr and Prestwick Lions, had presented our Emergency Information Scheme to the ... More

Ayrshire Hospice Benefits from Antiques Road Show

The Ayrshire Hospice receives a cheque for £1100 which was raised during the recently held Antiques Road Show at the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum on Saturday 12th September. TR Callan, RBB Museum and the Ayrshire Hospice, all participated with the organisers, the Rotary Club of Ayr and friends, to make it a resoun... More

BBQ Brings in Quids

On a bright Tuesday evening in Jimmy Flowerdew's garden at Turnberry, Girvan Rotary hosted a BBQ to which Ayr Rotarians were invited, all in aid of Shelter Box. Not even a sharp Summer shower could dampen the enthusiasm and generosity of guests and organisers. Over 60 people attended the splendid evening, raising in ... More

Good Golfing Gets Great

On a bright, perfect Friday morning on 8th May, the first of several teams teed off for the annual Rotary Club of Ayr charity golf event held at Belleisle. A calm day, coupled with glimpses of the sun and a mild south westerly wind aided even the occasional players on the greens. Swinging, slicing, perfect putting, ... More