All are invited to Go Girvan’s second AGM

Go Girvan is holding it’s second AGM on Tuesday 26th March 2024 at 7pm, in the old courtroom of the Town House, 25 Knockcushan Street, Girvan. Everyone is welcome to attend to find out more about what Go Girvan has been doing over the past year. We will also be taking applications from prospective Trustees […]

Pop-In to our Ailsa Craig Centre Pop-Up

As part of our community consultation with a view to building an Ailsa Craig Centre in Girvan, we have designed a pop-up exhibition outlining our vision along with some fascinating Ailsa Craig facts. The pop-up opened on the 12th March 2024 and is being held at The McKechnie Institute for the next few weeks – […]

Girvan voted most dog friendly town in the UK

We are over the moon to let you know that Girvan has won the town/city category in this year’s DogFriendly Awards. The winner of each category is chosen by public vote and Girvan was 1 of 122 entries in the town/city category, reaching the finals along with Bury St Edmunds and Eastbourne.   Although this […]

The Legend of the Bricked Up Cave Audiobook

Set in July 2003, the story centres on three youngsters on holiday in South Ayrshire on the West coast of Scotland, who stumble across a possible drug smuggling network. It involves an old local legend about a bricked up cave, a bogus cut-flower business run by the mysterious owner of a country estate and a […]

New Dog Fouling Partnership Launched in Girvan

GO Girvan, Tag Girvan and South Ayrshire Council have formed a partnership to tackle dog fouling in Girvan As part of our campaign to make Girvan a more dog friendly destination, we wanted to address concerns about the potential increase in dog fouling if we attract more furry visitors. We are aware that dog fouling […]

Announcing the winners of our Creative Carrick Photography Competition

Recently we teamed up with North Carrick Community Benefit Company to launch a Creative Carrick Photography Competition and we were absolutely blown away by the high standard of submissions. We received 134 entries in total and our panel of judges had the very hard job of narrowing down a winner in each of the four […]

WIN A LUXURY HOT TUB STAY AT PIRLEYHILL PODS

Pop into Girvan Tourist Information Point during September and enter our fundraising competition for a chance to win a 2-night luxury hot tub stay at Pirleyhill Pods Over the summer we are running a series of fundraising competitions in Girvan’s Tourist Information Point to win stays at fabulous local accommodation. During September you can win […]

WIN A STAY AT LAIGH LETTERPIN LUXURY LODGE WITH A HOT TUB WORTH OVER £300

Pop into Girvan Tourist Information Point during August and enter our fundraising competition for a chance to win a 2-night stay at Laigh Letterpin Luxury Lodge with a hot tub Over the summer we will be running a series of fundraising competitions in Girvan’s Tourist Information Point to win stays at fabulous local accommodation. During […]

New Girvan Town Ambassador Scheme Launched

This month a new Girvan Town Ambassador Scheme has been launched in partnership with Girvan Tourist Information Point and Go Girvan. A team of Girvan Ambassadors will be offering a warm welcome to tourists in the town this summer and providing them with local information to help them make the most of their visit. Pictured […]

Go Girvan launches new dog friendly tourism campaign

Girvan is aiming to be one of Scotland’s most dog friendly towns Campaign Background Over recent years, dog tourism has become a rapidly growing sector, with more and more dog owners wanting to take their pets on holidays and day trips. Along with a boom in dog ownership post-Covid, the demand for dog friendly destinations […]