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Fly tippers caught and prosecuted thanks to public vigilance

Corporate Enforcement Officers from East Ayrshire Council are encouraging the public to keep reporting fly tipping, after recent success in bringing a prosecution to Court.  And they’re warning anyone fly tipping or using non-registered waste carriers to remove waste that they can be at risk of a fixed penalty of £500 if it’s found fly-tipped.

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Mary Cox celebrates 100th birthday

Mary Cox has been celebrating her centenary in Kilmarnock.

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Festive message from Councillor Douglas Reid, Leader of East Ayrshire Council

This time of year is inevitably one for reflection, looking back over the past year, while preparing for the New Year to come. And this year is no exception.  As with any year it’s not been without its challenges, but it has also brought many reasons for optimism and recognition of some of the positives which we’ve seen in East Ayrshire.

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Alex and Janette Cousar celebrate Blue Sapphire Wedding Anniversary

Provost Jim Todd and Councillor Alyson Simmons visited Craigie couple Alex and Janette Cousar recently to congratulate them on 65 years of marriage.

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Michael and Edith Haining celebrate Golden Wedding Anniversary

Councillor Drew Filson visited Michael and Edith Haining from Dalmellington recently to pass on congratulations as they celebrated fifty years of marriage.

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Council gives update on work to support veterans and Armed Forces community

Elected members of East Ayrshire Council received an update at the Council meeting this week on work that has been taken forward to support veterans and the armed forces community across East Ayrshire through the Armed Forces Community Covenant.

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Festive message from Provost Jim Todd

2023 has flown by and it’s once again time for us to gather with family and friends and to create new and lasting memories.

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Muirkirk butchers scoop top food award for hygiene excellence

Muirkirk business, John Dawson Butchers Ltd has been officially recognised for their exceptional attention to hygiene standards, with an Eat Safe Award from Food Standards Scotland.

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John and Betty Holland celebrate Diamond Wedding Anniversary

Provost Jim Todd and Councillor William Lennox visited Catrine couple John and Betty Holland recently to congratulate them on 60 years of marriage.

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May and John McKelvie celebrate Blue Sapphire Wedding Anniversary

Depute Provost Claire Leitch and Councillor Elaine Stewart visited Drongan couple May and John McKelvie recently to congratulate them on 65 years of marriage.

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Ronnie and Pat Sharpe celebrate Golden Wedding Anniversary

 Councillor Douglas Reid visited Ronnie and Pat Sharpe from Kilmarnock recently to pass on congratulations as they celebrated fifty years of marriage.

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Iain and Catherine Murray celebrate Golden Wedding Anniversary

 

Councillor Maureen McKay visited Iain and Catherine Murray from Kilmarnock recently to pass on congratulations as they celebrated fifty years of marriage.