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Couple land boost for Indian kids

27 Aug 2014 11:30 • Cameron Ritchie

A KIND-hearted Dunbar couple have inspired a company to donate £1,000 to help educate Indian children.

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Sex, alcoholism and politics in ex-councillor's new book

27 Aug 2014 09:30 • Cameron Ritchie

SEX, alcoholism, love, crime, politics and humour – those are just some of the topics discussed in Arthur Greenan’s new book.

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Locked out claim at Cuthill Park

27 Aug 2014 09:00 • Marie Sharp

A GROUP of dog owners locked people out of Cuthill Park so they could use it to train their pets, it has been claimed.

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Musselburgh man’s UFO hoax film scoops top prize

27 Aug 2014 07:00

A FILM about a UFO hoax by Musselburgh-based filmmakers Bill Walsh and Matt Nanson scooped a top award at the Edinburgh International Film Festival. ‘The April Fool’ was named ‘Best Film’ on Saturday after it took part in the Short Challenge.

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Ex-Musselburgh fisherman's second crime thriller released

26 Aug 2014 11:30 • Marie Sharp

FORMER Musselburgh fisherman turned crime writer Peter Ritchie has released his second book.

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Rowing regatta comes to North Berwick

North Berwick Rowing Club will host its annual regatta at the West Beach tomorrow (Saturday), with clubs from all over Scotland set to descend on the town.

Is sculpture a hazard for wheelchair users?

Plans for housing for elderly people at former North Berwick factory

Jamie completes epic ocean row

Pat’s farewell to North Berwick

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Haddington bowlers steal into pole position for title

22 Aug 2014 15:30

Haddington Bowling Club lived up to their reputation as strong finishers with a tremendous 7-1 home victory over fellow title contenders EL-Coop in last Friday night’s action and it is result that has thrust them to top spot with just two fixtures remaining in Division 1 of the East Coast Carpets-sponsored East Lothian Bowling Leagues.

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Hundreds enjoy Kenny Ritchie Festival of Football

22 Aug 2014 10:30

There was more than just an Edinburgh derby being played on Sunday as Musselburgh Windsor FC hosted their annual Kenny Ritchie Festival of Football at Pinkie Playing Fields.

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First defeat of the season for Musselburgh Athletic an unfortunate one

21 Aug 2014 14:38

Musselburgh Athletic ventured over the Forth on Saturday for the first time this season hoping they could continue their best ever start to a Superleague campaign, but they knew that Sauchie would be looking to restore some pride after a 7-0 thumping at Bo’ness.

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Haddington Athletic annihilate Crossgates to stay top of the South Division

21 Aug 2014 14:36

Haddington Athletic took on Crossgates Primrose at an overcast Millfield on Saturday aiming to build on their good start to the South Division campaign, with six points from their opening two games.

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Rev Laurence Twaddle: Service with a smile?

25 Aug 2014 12:30

Have you noticed how much better, generally speaking, customer service is these days?

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Great to see all working together at the harbour

25 Aug 2014 09:01

As reported in last week’s paper, Fringe by the Sea at North Berwick Harbour was, as ever, deemed a great success.

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Support for the In Bloomers has been great

25 Aug 2014 09:00

On behalf of the North Berwick In Bloom team, I want to convey our thanks to everyone who has supported us over the past year and, particularly, in the busy run-up to the visit by Beautiful Scotland judges on July 28.

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Marie Sharp: Residents’ conduct at energy park meeting was exemplary

22 Aug 2014 12:30

I was fortunate to attend the meeting this week of communities living around Cockenzie Power Station, who are concerned about its future.

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What's On at The Brunton - August 15-21

14 Aug 2014 11:29

IT’S a hectic week at Musselburgh’s The Brunton.

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What's On Flower Shows - Saturday, August 16

14 Aug 2014 11:18

PREPARATIONS are well under way for Oldhamstocks Flower Show, which is one of four flower and horticultural shows which takes place on Saturday in the county.

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What's on at The Brunton - August 8-14

7 Aug 2014 11:28

IT IS ANOTHER busy week at The Brunton in Musselburgh.

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