Whitletts Victoria begin search for new home

By Calum Brown and Dale Eaton Local junior football club Whitletts Victoria look set to depart current home ground Dam Park, with rugby side Ayrshire Bulls about to take over the stadium. Victoria are in the process of securing an open … Continue reading Whitletts Victoria begin search for new home

Bakeries on the rise

  By John Murray THE amount of craft bakeries in Ayrshire has risen over the past year as consumers are willing to spend more dough on organic, unprocessed bread and speciality cakes.  This summer two new craft bakeries popped up in Stewarton and the East Ayrshire village of Dunlop.   Stephanie Stewart is the owner of Gilmartin’ s bakery and café in Stewarton.   After her sister bought the old Bank of Scotland building in the town, the aspiring businesswoman saw a gap in the market for an outlet selling freshly baked breads and cakes.  She said: “It may have something to … Continue reading Bakeries on the rise