As I was coming out of the church hall building the other day, I met a local man who asked what was happening with the buildings.

I explained that my charity, The Scottish Centre for Personal Safety, had taken over the premises and we planned to covert the hall building into a Community Centre and the Church building into an Events Centre – he was amazed.

He told me he heard these iconic buildings were going to be demolished!

Can you imagine what the beautiful seafront  of Ardrossan would look like if these fantastic buildings were no longer there?

Maybe it would look a little like this –