North Ayrshire


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North Ayrshire

a council area of W central Scotland, on the Firth of Clyde: comprises the N part of the historical county of Ayrshire, including the Isle of Arran; formerly part of Strathclyde Region (1975--96): chiefly agricultural, with fishing and tourism. Administrative centre: Irvine. Pop.: 136 030 (2003 est.). Area: 884 sq. km (341 sq. miles)
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A spokesman for North Ayrshire Council said he "could not deny" that the computers have been lying idle since December 2006.
We welcome the fact that North Ayrshire Council has referred this matter to the police.
I'm looking forward to promoting North Ayrshire in any way I can.
Yesterday, North Ayrshire Council said: "We were informed of these allegations and made immediate arrangements to begin an investigation.
North Ayrshire Council has received a planning application from the company for a 600ft long, 45ft high building as an interim holding facility.
One of North Ayrshire Council's key priorities is to raise educational attainment in local schools and any proposals to alter the current education service would require to be fully investigated and discussed by elected members before any decision would be reached.
But last night, their MP, SNP leader Alex Salmond, said: "This issue could have been resolved sooner if North Ayrshire had shown a shred of common decency.
Surely it's time North Ayrshire voters saw these councillors for what they are and run them out at the next election.
Crawford, who only took the Clyde job in March, is also a prospective SNP candidate for North Ayrshire and Arran and is expected to stand for them at the next general election.
02 Contract Notice (below OJEU threshold): North Ayrshire Council requires the removal and replacement of the existing hot and cold water, ventilation and heating installations together with any associated builder~s work and redecoration at the two schools.
I come from North Ayrshire and I actually want Ben to win X Factor.

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