SCOTTISH flat racing’s most prestigious trophy is going on tour and coming to Saltcoats.

The famous William Ayr Gold Cup will be displayed in William Hill Bookmakers, Countess Street, Saltcoats from noon until 5pm this Saturday, August 24 and then in Bobby’s Bar also in Countess Street from 5pm until 10pm.

There will be opportunities to have pictures taken with the Gold Cup which will be run for at Ayr on Saturday, September 21.