South Ayrshire Council Live – up to date Council news
A Happy New Year to everyone, and let’s hope 2021 will be better all round, especially now the COVID vaccine has commenced its rollout. This has certainly been very welcome news.
SAC Cllr Margaret Toner mentioned this month in the Prestwick’s Going Out, that she had been approached about the possibility of SAC providing an Outdoor Skateboard Park at Prestwick Seafront. Cllr Toner would be interested to hear your views and can be contacted by phone on 01292 612637, 07801 302955 and email at Margaret.Toner@south-ayrshire.gov.uk
The 2021 process for Community Council elections will be forthcoming during February and March, and updates will be published on our notice board in the Main Street and here when these are available. This process may be subject to change at any time due to current COVID restrictions.
Due to the ongoing COVID -19 pandemic, the joint monthly meetings remain cancelled; however, as soon as we are in a position to do so, we will arrange for them to resume.
During this time of uncertainty you can still contact us:
PNCC via Secretary Margaret Milligan on 01292 476396
PSCC via Chair Norrie Smith on 0795 146 7232
You can contact both Community Councils by email here
PNCC use Twitter at @PwkNorth_CC & Facebook @PrestwickNorthCommunityCouncil
PSCC use Twitter at @PikSCC and Facebook @prestwicksouth.co.uk
Please remember the Scottish Government guidelines FACTS:
- Face coverings
- Avoid crowded places
- Clean your hands regularly
- Two metre distance
- Self-isolate and book a test if you have symptoms.
HOW TO CONTACT NHS Ayshire & Arran
We have been notified of a change to how to contact NHS Ayshire & Arran for NON-LIFE THREATENING CONDITIONS:
While people in Ayrshire and Arran should continue to call 999 or go directly to A&E in emergencies, those with non-life threatening conditions who would usually visit A&E should call NHS 24 – day or night – from 3 November. People can also continue to call their GP practice for urgent care or access help online from NHSinform.scot
WATCH OUT FOR FRAUDSTERS
Take Five is a national campaign that offers straight-forward and impartial advice to help everyone protect themselves from preventable financial fraud. This includes email deception and phone-based scams as well as online fraud – particularly where criminals impersonate trusted organisations. Led by Financial Fraud Action UK (part of UK Finance) and backed by Her Majesty’s Government, it is being delivered with and through a range of partners in the UK payments industry, financial services firms, law enforcement agencies, telecommunication providers, commercial, public and third sector organisations.
Click on the image below to find out more from the official website www.takefive-stopfraud.org.uk
COMMUNITY COUNCIL MONTHLY MEETINGS –
Postponed until further notice
JOINT PUBLIC MEETING – Postponed
Please see the joint statement below from Norrie Smith, PSCC Chair & Derek Hart, PNCC Chair.
“Due to potential risk associated with the current COVID-19 outbreak, PNCC & PSCC have decided to postpone the Public Meeting due to be held in the 65 Club on Thursday 12th March, until further notice. Apologies for any inconvenience caused”
VACANCIES – Prestwick North
There are vacancies for Community Councillors in Prestwick North Community Council. Please contact us here for further information.
VACANCIES – Prestwick South
There are vacancies for Community Councillors in Prestwick South Community Council. Please contact us here for further information.