New Member Howard Stevenson

Retired Ninewells Hospital Surgeon, Howard Stevenson and his wife Dianne moved to Ayr from Newport, Fife recently where he was involved with the management of children suffering burn injuries.. In North Fife Rotary Club, Howard served as immediate past President (2019 – 2020) and Ayr Rotary Club is delighted to ... More

New Member Julie Bain

Ayr Rotary Club are delighted to welcome its newest member, Julie Bain. Originally from Glasgow, where she studied applied physics with electronics and worked in engineering, Julie and husband Derek, along with their two sons moved from Dufftown to Ayr, where she was involved with youth and family support work through St ... More

Two New Members Join Ayr Rotary Club

Pat McCall and Hazel McCully are our Club's newest members. Pat has a very simple career path. She went to school at 5 years of age and left when she was 58. A very slow learner, she claims. In 1977 Pat began her teaching career and retired as a Deputy Head Teacher in 2015.Throughout her time in education, she had an ... More

AGM Meeting / SADSA Treasure Chest Presentation – 29 May 2018

Last week’s meeting was our AGM when the usual, end-of-year, administrative business was efficiently dealt with by President Craig Wilson and Secretary Douglas Haddow. Short reports were delivered on scatter week visits to Cumnock, Troon, Kilmarnock and Alloway Rotary clubs.   During the course of the ... More

Six New Members!

Our club has recruited an amazing six new members, two of whom are women. This is particularly satisfying to the club which is keen to increase female numbers. Euan and Katie Nicol have recently moved to Ayr from Blairgowrie and are enjoying life here. The seaside was an attraction to them after their spell in the ... More

Tuesday 8th November Ian Stirling’s Job Talk

Ian amused his fellow Rotarians with an entertaining whistle stop tour of his beliefs, his experiences and his life philosophy. Originally from Dumfries, Ian first attended New College at the University of Edinburgh in 1986, where he focussed on the New Testament gaining a degree in 1989. After a probationary year in ... More

New Members Ian & Eileen Alexander

Eileen Alexander Eileen originally from Clydebank attended Craigie College in Ayr to complete teacher training. After this she took up her first post at Ochiltree Primary School and then moved on promotion to Glenburn Primary School Prestwick as Deputy Head Teacher where she taught until retiral. Eileen is married ... More

New Member, Rev Ian Stirling

Our 5th new member this year is the Reverend Ian Stirling. Ian, originally from Dumfries, first attended New College at the University of Edinburgh in 1986, where he focussed on the New Testament gaining a degree in 1989.  After a probationary year in Edinburgh at St Andrew’s and St George’s church where he had the ... More

And yet another new member joins Ayr Rotary

Ron Ireland is a retired civil engineer who, although hailing originally from the east of the country, has spent most of his working life in the Glasgow area. He is an enthusiastic family man who, together with his wife, Mhairi, enjoys active participation (up to a point!) in the lives of their young grandchildren. He ... More