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If you live in North Ayrshire, say 'HI'!!

(46 Posts)
Macdog Wed 27-Apr-11 14:03:36

I'm in Kilwinning smile

Clarabumps Wed 27-Apr-11 21:32:02

hello i'm in Saltcoats! big wave

Macdog Wed 27-Apr-11 21:44:03

Nice to make your acquaintance grin

stressedHEmum Thu 28-Apr-11 08:08:30

Hi, folks. I'm in Girdle Toll, but I'm really a Dreghorn girl.

Macdog, my Dad's family was from the Woodwynd.

Newgolddream Sat 30-Apr-11 19:25:55

Hi everyone, Im in Beith. smile

Xbellesx Sun 01-May-11 07:20:39

Hi everyone smile
Nice to meet you all, I'm from Kilwinning too. My husband is originally from Saltcoats.

Macdog Mon 02-May-11 21:53:26

Oooh is getting all cosy here now

<passes round brew and biccies>

I'm Kilwinning born, lived here most of my life.

Anyone fancy meeting up for a cuppa in next couple of weeks now the little horrors darlings are back in school for more than a day? grin

stressedHEmum Wed 04-May-11 09:05:14

Sadly, Macdog, my little horrors and big ones are not out to school. I am stuck here with them EVERY DAY grin It's a bit of a lonely life home educating around here.

Macdog Tue 10-May-11 18:47:25

Sorry for disappearing, RL got a bit complicated sad

Can't be easy HE

I'll be volunteering at the Kilwinning Abbey Heritage Centre and also helping out at the Dig in August too.
Is that of interest to you?

stressedHEmum Fri 13-May-11 16:31:11

Yes, actually, I would be v. interested in the dig. I always wanted to e an archaeologist grin The kids and I would love to have a look. Believe it or not, I haven't been in Kilwinning for more than 30 years, except to go to Eglinton Park.

Clarabumps Fri 13-May-11 21:39:13

hey peeps, we shoudl arrange a wee meet up if anyones interested??

Macdog Sat 14-May-11 19:20:47

Sorry, I've not been on here much recently blush

meet-up sounds great!

Any suggestions??

Macdog Sat 14-May-11 19:22:18
peacemoon Wed 25-May-11 10:30:13

Hi,I am in Kilwinning 2! My friends are the people in charge of dig.U should go along they are lovely people and would make u most welcome.

Macdog Fri 10-Jun-11 07:54:04

I probably know you peacemoon

Macdog Tue 14-Jun-11 13:25:28

For anyone interested in visiting the Abbey Heritage Centre it is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 1-3pm
It's located at the bottom of the tower itself.
Weather permitting you can climb all the way to the top for spectacular views grin

peacemoon Wed 15-Jun-11 23:12:55

Hi macdog u might know me and I might know you!It was the link to the dig that made me think I might know you.......................but then again you might be someone completely different and I might be too!

Caz10 Thu 23-Jun-11 16:33:19

Hi all, I am in S.Ayrshire but we don't have a group! Your project sounds interesting macdog!

irvinemum Thu 30-Jun-11 09:35:57

not been on for ages how every1 the summer is here yay

AliShannon Wed 27-Jul-11 21:28:04

I am also from S.Ayrshire, I am in Ayr. One baby 8 mnths & one toddler 2 and 3/4, I am struggling to find events and interesting events for them, I sadly missed the peppa pig at the races in ayr.
two weeks ago i was in the north of scotland, where they forestry commission held a gruffalo walk, where my toddler was the mouse and as we walked through the woods the story unfolded, leading up to us meeting the gruffalo, I hoped that something similar might be happening in ayrshire, in Culzean mabye, if anybody knows of anything i would be very grateful.

Macdog Fri 29-Jul-11 20:24:10

Not heard of anything at Culzean, am there regularly.
Kelburn has the Secret Forest, but not buggy friendly


Caz10 Mon 08-Aug-11 18:21:28

Hi all! I'm trying to find out about the strollercise thing at Eglington Park - is it still on does anyone know? Ta!

Macdog Wed 10-Aug-11 10:53:56

From another website
There's Strollercise classes at Eglinton park, Tuesday 1-2pm or Thursday 10-11am. Meet at the back car park, near cafe, coach park. £3 per session or block book 4 sessions for £10!
Try phoning Eglinton park rangers and see if they know more smile

Macdog Wed 10-Aug-11 10:58:21

Caz, found the contact details for the class, sent you a PM smilesmile

Gilbert18 Wed 10-Aug-11 21:05:33

Hi folks! Just new to this so not really got a clue what I'm doing! Does anyone know of any baby massage classes locally? I'm in Girdle Toll.

Caz10 Wed 10-Aug-11 21:59:05

Hi Gilbert! The ones I went to with dd1 were in Ayr, but sure n.Ayrshire does similar - ask your hv maybe?

Macdog Thu 11-Aug-11 12:51:05

Ask your HV, they know where all the classes are

Gilbert18 Thu 11-Aug-11 19:42:23

Thanks guys! Afraid my hv didn't know either but will keep looking.

Macdog Sat 13-Aug-11 11:23:14

Have you asked at gp surgery? I really thought hv would have known sad

Macdog Sun 14-Aug-11 22:46:18

Dig begins at Kilwinning Abbey on Wednesday 17th August. Turf cutting is 10.30am.
Let me know if you are coming on this thread and we could maybe go for coffee after?
I'll be at turf cutting gringrin

Hope to see some of you there grin

Macdog Mon 15-Aug-11 09:43:56

Oops blush

Turf cutting is 11am

Who's coming? wink

sazz25 Sun 21-Aug-11 13:40:56

Hi there I'm from largs, anyone nearby? X

Macdog Tue 23-Aug-11 08:02:31

Hi there, I'm Kilwinning. smilesmile

Cazzy74 Sun 30-Oct-11 14:01:32

is eglington park anywhere near largs? im moving to largs soon and wanna knoewwhats going on for me and my kids...2,3,9,11,14 year olds...cheers x

irvinemum Thu 03-Nov-11 22:20:09

Ellington park it,s bit of a track how are you planing to get? i use to go to largs alot.
If you going by train there route from largs to kilwinning you can get the number 11 bus got right outside the park but then you have a 5 min walk to get in to the park it self . Or you can get the 585 bus from largs get off at stevenson and get the 11 bus.
Train mite be better as kids go free on train their deal at the moment weekend only i hope this is helpful

karas29 Thu 16-Aug-12 21:18:55

I'm from saltcoats grin

chev1976 Sat 01-Sep-12 00:56:38

thought I would see if anything was happening here as its relevant to me. i'm in Ardrossan.

QueenFuri Sat 01-Sep-12 15:44:56

I'm in Ardrossan too never noticed this thread before! grin

Hello N (and S) Ayrshire people, I have just moved to Stevenston, so pretty close to Kilwinning as well as Ardrossan and Saltcoats. I don't have any children, but I hope you won't hold that against me. I am originally from Glasgow but have lived in England for the last thirty years so know no-one around here yet and would love to be included in a meet-up

irvinemum Sun 14-Oct-12 13:47:31

Hi gleamingheels it,s hard moving to new place i done the same myself well my little 1 at school so have go time on my hands at the moment if want to meet up sometime let me know cos i love going out about.

ineedmorecakenow Wed 30-Jan-13 22:48:14

I know this is an old thread but thought I would come say hello anyway (smile) i'm in Ardrossan

ineedmorecakenow Wed 30-Jan-13 22:48:53

I know this is an old thread but thought I would come say hello anyway smile i'm in Ardrossan

ineedmorecakenow Wed 30-Jan-13 22:50:01

I know this is an old thread but thought I would come say hello anyway smile i'm in Ardrossan

ineedmorecakenow Wed 30-Jan-13 22:51:54

not sure how i managed to post this more than once! blush

yay1975 Mon 04-Feb-13 14:26:00

ineedmorecakenow Hellooooooooooooooooooo from dreghorn

GleamingInStevenston Wed 06-Feb-13 20:28:48

It is an old thread, if I ever get my printer working and paperwork sorted out, I think I will be the local editor for North Ayrshire and I would really like a band of coffee drinkers and cake eaters supporters grin. I am, as the name suggests in Stevenston, but am mobile

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