Look who’s coming to the fair…

Fascinated by the past and wanting to learn more? Looking for something different to do at the weekend? Join us at this year’s South Ayrshire’s History Fair on Saturday 4 June 2016 at the Walker Halls in Troon. We have a full programme of informative talks featuring respected guest speakers. Tickets start at just £3 per […]

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Ayrshire, Bruce and Bannockburn

Robert the Bruce’s defeat of Edward II of England at Bannockburn on 24 June 1314 was the most spectacular event in his colourful career, a career which had its origins in what is now South Ayrshire. Robert’s unrecorded birthplace was almost certainly Turnberry Castle, the ancestral home of his mother, Marjorie, countess of Carrick, and […]

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History Fair April Update

If you are on our mailing list you should shortly be receiving our booking leaflet, if you are not on the list you can either request to be added by emailing us at localhistory@south-ayrshire.gov.uk or downloading the form online to book your talk or stall. Stalls confirmed so far Scottish Monumental Inscriptions Carn Publishing Renfrewshire Family History Society  Friends […]

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