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Mr& Mrs Murray GW 10.11.23

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.

 

East Ayrshire Council

A70 West of Ochiltree: roadworks to start Wednesday 29 November

As part of its ongoing programme to improve the condition of the road network, the Ayrshire Roads Alliance will be carrying out essential road resurfacing works on the A70 West of Ochiltree starting on Wednesday 29 November and continuing until Sunday 10 December 2023.

EAC CAMPS Barrhill Centre, Cumnock 4.11.2023-13

Conference brings communities together

Community groups gathered at the Communities Conference in Cumnock last week to discuss topics such as funding, event planning and community led regeneration.

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Free Christmas parking in Kilmarnock town centre

Three hours of free afternoon parking within Council car parks and on-street parking bays will be available in Kilmarnock town centre throughout December to help shoppers at the busiest time of the year. With the existing arrangements across East Ayrshire, this means that free parking will be available across all our towns in the lead up to Christmas.

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Protecting the public purse: stamping out fraud

International Fraud Awareness Week (12-18 November 2023) is a global effort to minimise the impact of fraud by promoting anti-fraud awareness and education. International Fraud Awareness Week (fraudweek.com)

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Dyslexia Roadshow success

A Dyslexia Roadshow held in Kilmarnock last week provided support and information for people who live with dyslexia, or know someone who does.

Cllrs Barton and Cowan with Chris Walker, Pamela Docherty and Michelle from Catering Services and Miss McNulty with the Eco Committee

Mossgiel’s organic milk helps Council mooo-ve away from single use plastics

East Ayrshire Council has mooo-ved away from using single-use plastics in our schools thanks to a contract with the multi-award winning and local dairy farmer, Bryce Cunningham from Mossgiel Organic Farm.

Cllr Barton and Cllr Cowan with Windy, Vicky McWilliam, Miss McNulty and the Eco Committee

Windy the mascot makes special visit to New Cumnock Primary

Windy the mascot made a special trip to New Cumnock Primary School recently along with Councillor Graham Barton and Councillor Elaine Cowan to meet Noah, who was Windy’s designer, and the Eco Committee from the school.

Cllr Cowan visits the Financial Inclusion team at the Barony Campus with Head Teacher Peter Gilchrist and Depute Head Vicky Grove

Financial Inclusion team challenges poverty within our schools

Councillor Elaine Cowan, the Council’s Spokesperson for Education, and Children and Young People visited the Barony Campus in Cumnock recently to meet their new Financial Inclusion Team.

Cllr Cowan joins in the Halloween fun at Hillside

A very Happy Halloween at Hillside School

Councillor Elaine Cowan, Spokesperson for Education, and Children and Young People visited Hillside School this week and joined in their Halloween celebrations. 

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Collaborative working on energy projects earns award nominations

Collaborative working with partner organisations to achieve maximum benefit for local communities and boost the economy, has been a longstanding ethos at East Ayrshire Council, as its teams strive to reach Net Zero targets.