SNP councillors in East Lothian claim that increased charges for adult wellbeing services in the county are "just the start of cuts for the elderly and disabled".
TRIBUTES have been paid to a dad-of-four - who watched his beloved Hibernian FC lose in the Scottish Cup Final last year after being given free tickets - after he passed away just weeks before his team's return to Hampden.
A CONTROVERSIAL plan to demolish a former textile factory and construct a £3 million supermarket in its place has received the go-ahead - despite warnings it will "kill the high street".
POLICE are investigating after a portable cabin-style toilet block on the grounds of Musselburgh Athletic Football Club was set alight on Monday evening.
Posted 23 May 2013 10:00
POLICE say they are investigating two separate metal thefts from the roofs of properties in Haddington.
A SERIES of road closures and parking restrictions will be in place throughout Musselburgh, Prestonpans, Cockenzie and Port Seton and Longniddry this weekend for the Edinburgh Marathon Festival.
A FOREST-inspired makeover for Burgh Primary School's playground is nearing completion after the school council received £10,000 to help make its vision a reality.
Posted 22 May 2013 11:00
A TOP teacher at North Berwick's Scottish Seabird Centre and Dunbar Primary School Parent Council have beaten off stiff competition to be named as finalists in the Scottish Education Awards 2013.
NORTH Berwick In Bloom volunteers have been busy restoring two hand carts which date back to traditional working practices.
Posted 22 May 2013 09:00
THE waiting list to become involved with Dunbar Grammar School Community Chicken Coop has been opened to the general public.
Posted 22 May 2013 07:00
ROSS High School welcomed its feeder primary schools to the local heat of the Little and Large cookery competition, with Pencaitland Primary School the eventual winners.
Posted 21 May 2013 10:00
COUNTY artists and craft makers have a chance to gain grants to support their work as part of the annual Visual Artists and Craft Makers Awards scheme.
Posted 21 May 2013 09:00
THE manager of a retail centre in Nottingham - who still lives in West Barns - has been shortlisted for a major industry award.
A COUNTY church has been targeted three times by metal thieves in little over a month.
Posted 20 May 2013 11:44
NORTH Berwick's young golfing ace Clara Young narrowly missed out on becoming the youngest ever winner of the Scottish Ladies' Amateur Championship after the 16-year-old lost in the final at Longniddry on Saturday.
MUSSELBURGH'S Stoneyhill Primary School has been named BADMINTONscotland School of the Month for May in recognition of its excellent school badminton programme.
THERE was a bumper turnout for this year's North Berwick Novice Triathlon on Sunday, May 12, the 12th time the annual event has been held.
PRESTON Athletic secured their Premier Division status in style on Saturday, hammering Heriot-Watt University 6-0 on the season's final day.
TOMORROW (Saturday) is sure to be a nervy day for Preston Athletic as they battle to avoid the drop to the First Division.