Kilmarnock Station Railway Heritage Trust have now opened the first phase of their Kilmarnock Station Heritage Village. Facilities include;
First Class - a gift shop supplied by local crafters, pupils from local schools and students from Ayrshire College. Opening hours are Mon - Thurs 10am -4pm; Fri 10am -6pm and Sat 10am - 1pm.
Storm In a Tea Cup - serving coffees, Suki teas and a selection of cookies !
The Killie Browser - a book shop with a difference. Sit and browse through the large selection of books, or buy one for £1 and take it home. Donations of books always welcome. Proceeds, as with First Class, go towards funding the ongoing development of the facilities.
The Tower Room - a self contained office space for hire. Killie Browser is also available for hire. rates are excellent at £5 per hour for charities; £ 6 per hour for societies and £12 per hour for businesses.
See www.kilmarnockstation.co.uk for more details.
This is a fantastic community asset which is well worth visiting and supporting.
As well as seeking donations of books, the Trust are looking for volunteers to help in First Class and Storm In A Tea Cup. If you can offer some time please contact Allan Brown via the 'contact us' page on their web site or let KDHG know and we'll put Allan in touch with you.