Robert Burns


New Cumnock is rightly proud of its association with Scotland’s national bard Robert Burns. His ‘Sweet Afton’ that is known world o’er has immortalised the Afton Water that rises in the hills of New Cumnock and meets with the River Nith at the heart of the village.

  • However there is much more to discover about Burns and New Cumnock , so why not visit our on-line New Cumnock Robert Burns Trail.