South Ayrshire Council

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South Ayrshire Council has agreed a budget that it said protects frontline services and invests in vital areas such as social care and education. The council has utilised £3.1 million from uncommitted reserves to ensure frontline services are protected and can continue to operate for residents

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New figures obtained by The Salvation Army have revealed a drop in the number of people experiencing homelessness in South Ayrshire. The figures, which were obtained through a Freedom of Information Act request, indicate that in 2018/2019 there were 1008 residents in temporary accommodation in South

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Local people will be asked to help shape future spending plans at South Ayrshire Council after its Leadership Panel agreed to a medium-term plan to ensure the continued financial sustainability of the local authority. The council said significant financial challenges such as the continuing

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Four homes caught up in an explosion in South Ayrshire this week are likely to be demolished and 35 others remain cordoned off, the council has revealed. A family of four remains in hospital after the blast in the Kincaidston area of Ayr on Monday, the cause of which is still being investigated. A c

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South Ayrshire Council has praised the level of community support that has emerged after a house explosion in Kincaidston on Monday. A family of four remains in hospital after the blast, which destroyed one house in Gorse Park and caused severe damage to several others.

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South Ayrshire Council has launched a new lettings agency to ensure everyone can access better housing. Through its 'Your Choice' social lettings agency, the council's focus is to help those on low incomes or people who have experienced homelessness. This fits in with its wider programme to reduce a

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Tenants due to move into Scotland’s largest social modular housing development in South Ayrshire have been given a tour of the development factory thanks to Riverside Scotland. The project is being delivered by Riverside Scotland and Connect Modular, a division of The Wee House Company in

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Three homes in South Ayrshire will be made available to refugees from Afghanistan The individuals, who had to flee Afghanistan for their own safety, will be offered to help staff who worked for the UK military mostly as interpreters in the country.

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