Other Links

Below you find a number of links to other websites with content relevant to our services and the local area.

Carrick Ayrshire
Steeped in Scottish history and breathtaking scenery, visit Carrick Ayrshire for a wealth of activities, a relaxing escape or an action-packed holiday.

Galloway Forest Park Forestry Commission’s Page
Welcome to the Galloway Forest Park, 300 square miles of mixed landscape – yours to explore!

Galloway Forest Park Official Page
The Galloway Forest Park offers three hundred square miles of wild beauty are waiting to be explored, here, in Britain.

Visit Scotland’s Ayrshire and Arran Page
The wonderful region of Ayrshire & Arran offers an extensive selection of great things to see and do. Play a range of challenging golf courses, battle the waves in a kayak or tackle one of the rugged peaks on The Isle of Arran. You’ll find varied wildlife, tempting local food, drinks and crafts, and a fascinating history and heritage.

Scottish Dark Sky Observatory
The Scottish Dark Sky Observatory occupies a fantastic hilltop site on the edge of the Galloway Forest Park. It is within the magical surroundings of Craigengillan, rated by Historic Scotland as one of the top four Designed Landscapes in the country, on a par with Culzean and Drumlanrig and ahead of even Balmoral.

Galloway and Southern Ayrshire Biosphere
The Biosphere is led by a broad partnership made up of representatives of communities, organisations, businesses, local councils and public agencies which are together committed to delivering the Biosphere Charter.

Ayrshire Coastal Path
The Ayrshire Coastal Path from Glenapp to Skelmorlie runs 100 miles along one of the finest panoramic coastlines in the British Isles. Crowned with a superb backdrop of the ever-changing profile of the mountains of Arran across the Firth of Clyde, this coastline is steeped in history and teeming with wildlife. The southern end of the Ayrshire Coastal Path also connects to the Lochryan Coastal Path at Glenapp, which forms part of the Mull of Galloway Trail.

Business Gateway Ayrshire
Business Gateway Ayrshire operates from headquarters in Heathfield, Ayr. Our advisory team supports existing businesses helping them to grow and also works with individuals interested in starting a business. In addition to one-to-one support we deliver a range of business workshops at a number of locations including Ayr, Ardrossan and Kilmarnock.

Ailsa Horizons
Ailsa Horizons is a social enterprise with the aim of creasting prosperous communities in the Carrick area of Ayrshire.