By Zainab, The University made an announcement on friday tor its student to stay away from all of the Campuses from March 16 2020 due to the spread of the deadly disease […]
UWS Ayr Campus international students returning to their countries as COVID-19 spreads
By Nora Garcia The UWS Ayr Campus advised last Friday for their students ‘’not to attend campuses from the 16th of March’’ as a consequence of the spread of the coronavirus. After […]
Ayrshire Businesses Highlight The Importance Tourism Plays In The Local Economy
The Beechwood Guest House on Prestwick Road, Mancini’s Ice Cream in Prestwick and The Waterfront Restaurant in Ayr all speak to UWS News detailing the vital role tourists from both England and […]
Unclear Future for EU Students in Scotland
The European students of the University of the West of Scotland are worried about their future in a post-Brexit Scotland. European students across Scotland are both “worried” and “confused” about their futures’ […]
Ayr citizens pedaling towards a zero-Emission Country
The Scottish government declared a climate emergency last year and pledged to reduce emissions by 75% by 2030, as well as committing to Scotland reaching net-zero by 2045. The Active travel hub […]
MA Social Shorts On Scottish Housing
A series of social shorts from the MA cohort in Broadcast Journalism, 19/20 at UWS Ayr discussing social housing.
BADGER BAITING ON THE RISE IN AYRSHIRE
by Heather Ryce THERE ARE indications that badger baiting is on the rise all over Scotland, including across the different parts of Ayrshire. Scottish Badgers have been collecting data throughout the county since […]
High street crisis: is art the solution?
by Giulia Candussi Footfall in UK high streets was down by 4.2 percent between the end of 2017 and the end of 2018, according to research by Ipsos. This equals to […]
Ayr’s Starlight Walk Returns For 11th Year Running
By Dane McBeth Every year since 2009, Ayr-based charity Ayrshire Hospice has invited locals along to join them on a midnight stroll through the town. On Saturday May 18th the Land O’ Burns Starlight Walk […]
What Does it take to be a Therapet?
Callum Kerr With “Paws Against Stress” – an initiative set up by the Student Association of UWS – visiting the Ayr campus today, UWS Newsroom caught up with Therapet Accessor Linda Whitby. […]