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Ayrshire

or

Ayr,

former county, SW Scotland. Ayrshire became part of the Strathclyde region in 1975. In the local government reorganization of 1996, Strathclyde was dissolved and the council areas of South, East, and North Ayrshire were created in part from the former territory of Ayrshire.

Ayrshire

1. a historical county of SW Scotland, formerly part of Strathclyde region (1975--96), now divided into the council areas of North Ayrshire, South Ayrshire, and East Ayrshire
2. any one of a hardy breed of brown-and-white dairy cattle
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Postal Address: East Ayrshire Council Headquarters, London Road,
Today, there is a drive to widen the distribution of Ayrshire new potatoes, putting them firmly back on the map in the UK Market.
The event, delivered by South Ayrshire Council in partnership with Generations Working Together, saw a host of local projects come together to share achievements and best practise about how best to engage with communities.
Sired by Durham Red, a son of Dudoc Mr Burns, this stylish 12-month-old calf was awarded first place in the Maiden Heifer Ayrshire Red and White class.
Ayrshire Farm is a certified organic, certified humane producer of heritage breed livestock, including Gloucestershire Old Spot pigs; Scottish Highland and White Park cattle; and Bourbon Red, Standard Bronze, and Midget White turkeys, many of which will be on display.
Kevin Robinson, General Manager of Park's Saab, said, 'Park's Motor Group has a long standing tie to Ayrshire and we are delighted to open this new Saab franchise in the area.
TELEGRAPH READER HOLIDAYS - visit AYRSHIRE COAST AND ARRAN FIVE DAYS DEPARTING 28 SEPTEMBER 2009 PRICE FROM pounds 299.
6m while Scottish Enterprise Ayrshire will pour a further pounds 1.
The workers claim they are being given the minimum pay-off after Simclar announced on Monday that it was to close both plants with 420 job losses Willie Paterson, Scottish regional secretary of Community, said: "Simclar Ayrshire made millions of pounds over the last two years and we don't think it's acceptable to offer minimum state redundancy to loyal staff, not to mention sack them without any notice or consultation.
The toddler, from Ballant-rae, South Ayrshire, died on Saturday after being taken to Glasgow's Royal Hospital for Sick Children.
NYSE:ARW) and Ayrshire Electronics, LLC announced today that they entered into a supply chain materials management agreement.
Contract Award Notice: East Ayrshire Council is inviting providers to submit a tender for the provision of am employee counselling service to Council staff.