Food Review – The coffee Trader

This review is from a meal we had at The Coffee Trader, Kilmarnock on Thursday 8th August 2019. Enjoy! Before we get started check out this menu, I wasn’t happy with the photos I took of the menu so I had to take the menu off their website instead so some of the prices may … Continue reading Food Review – The coffee Trader

Retail Store Review: Chest, Heart and Stroke Scotland

  So some people see charity shops as a bit of a mixed blessing, you can get all sorts of bargain deals on a variety of items but also more and more the high street is being dominated by charity shops because they can get discounts on the rent for the space they occupy, and … Continue reading Retail Store Review: Chest, Heart and Stroke Scotland

Food Review – Rock Diner & Aces

This review is from a meal we had at the Rock Diner & Aces, Kilmarnock on Sunday 30th June 2019. Enjoy!  Before we get started check out this menu, I wasn't happy with the photos I took of the menu so I had to take the menu off their Facebook instead so some of the … Continue reading Food Review – Rock Diner & Aces

Food Review – iCafe (Kilmarnock)

This review is from a meal we had at iCafe, King Street, Kilmarnock on Tuesday 2nd July 2019. Enjoy!  Before we get started check out this menu, I wasn't happy with the photos I took of the menu so I had to take the menu off their website instead so some of the prices may … Continue reading Food Review – iCafe (Kilmarnock)

Food Review – Oceans 11 Bar and Diner

This review is from a meal we had at Oceans 11 on Friday 12th July 2019. Enjoy! Before we get started check out this menu, I wasn't happy with the photos I took of the menu so I had to take the menu off their Facebook instead so some of the prices may be out … Continue reading Food Review – Oceans 11 Bar and Diner

Food Review – Cafe Velvet

This review is from a meal we had at Cafe Velvet on Monday 15th July 2019. Enjoy!  Before we get started check out this menu, I wasn't happy with the photos I took of the menu so I had to take the menu off their Facebook instead, but I've put the photos in so you … Continue reading Food Review – Cafe Velvet

Branching Out Community Initiative

The Branching Out Community Initiative or BOCI are a community led group focused on improving the local area. BOCI currently holds the lease for the former Knockinlaw Garden and are working with the Central Scotland Green Network to turn it, now known as the Central garden, into a nice, thriving  community garden. BOCI aren't just … Continue reading Branching Out Community Initiative

North West Kilmarnock, Community Action Plan

Today I want to talk a little about a community group based in the North West of Kilmarnock. It's called the North West Kilmarnock, Community Action Plan or NWKCAP for short. The NWKCAP is entirely volunteer led, with people from all walks of life and a strong focus on community and community driven initiatives. In … Continue reading North West Kilmarnock, Community Action Plan

K-Fest 2019

K-Fest for those not in the know is an annual outdoor music festival in Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire. It's now in its third year and it just keeps getting better. It will be featuring the cream of the crop in terms of local and home grown talent with acts such as headliners: Elephant Sessions and support … Continue reading K-Fest 2019

Interview with Nicola Caldwell (WG13)

First off, tell me about yourself? And the rest of the core team at WG13? My name is Nicola Caldwell, I am employed by the CVO East Ayrshire as Senior Job Coach with in their Social Enterprise café WG13. CVO East Ayrshire developed the WG13 project as an avenue into employment for those with additional … Continue reading Interview with Nicola Caldwell (WG13)

Interview with Ross Manson (KillieCast)

First off, tell me about yourselves? My Name is Ross Manson I am in my early 30’s and I have lived in Kilmarnock for 5 years and Andy Kerr is the singer in The Cairds and Killie supporter who has live in Kilmarnock all his life. Now tell me about KillieCast, and what are your aims … Continue reading Interview with Ross Manson (KillieCast)

Band Interview: Aboriginals

So first of how did you all meet? School. We first got together to play the talent show. Where are you all from? A few nearby towns in East Ayrshire (Hurlford, Darvel and Newmilns) How long have you been playing your respective instruments? Craig started playing specifically for the band, Andrew P had been playing … Continue reading Band Interview: Aboriginals