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Extension of Dunbar Primary School Lochend Campus set to begin

7 Jul 2015 15:30

WORK on extending Dunbar Primary School’s Lochend Campus will begin at the end of this month, headteacher Helen Gillanders has told parents.

Preston Lodge holds prizegiving as ex-pupil wins BAFTA award

7 Jul 2015 13:30

A FORMER Preston Lodge High Schoool student has been named a winner at this year’s BAFTA Scotland new Talent Awards.

Two men charged over alleged assault in Musselburgh

7 Jul 2015 12:50

Police in East Lothian have arrested and charged two men, aged 39 and 40, following an alleged assault on Beach Lane, Musselburgh, last Thursday.

Ian takes over the Rotary reins in Haddington

7 Jul 2015 12:00

Ian Samson has been named the new president of the Rotary Club of Haddington.

Persimmon to build new houses at site of former Mitsubishi factory

7 Jul 2015 09:30Cameron Ritchie

CONSTRUCTION work on more than 100 houses on the outskirts of Haddington is expected to begin within weeks.

Panamanian guests’ 5,000-mile school trip to North Berwick

7 Jul 2015 09:00Gavin Harper

North Berwick High School welcomed a delegation from Central America last month.

Tranent man's incredible desert run

6 Jul 2015 15:30Gavin Harper

Round of applause given for plan to transform the George Hotel

6 Jul 2015 13:30Cameron Ritchie

Hannah’s bid to be a star, like her dad John Collins

6 Jul 2015 11:30Marie Sharp

Old blends with new as Gullane clubhouse is revamped ahead of Scottish Open

6 Jul 2015 09:30

Young wildlife lovers create spectacular gardens

6 Jul 2015 09:00

Queen Margaret University could face massive hike in bills due to new legislation

6 Jul 2015 07:00Marie Sharp

‘It’s all about the Bass’, say North Berwick High School pupils!

5 Jul 2015 13:00Gavin Harper

Written warning given to grocer for underage sale in Tranent store

5 Jul 2015 11:00Marie Sharp

Improvements made at Musselburgh Grammar School, say inspectors

5 Jul 2015 09:00Marie Sharp

Community councillor hopes residents’ cash can help him revive Levenhall store

4 Jul 2015 13:00Marie Sharp

Another £5,000 to Becky’s total thanks to 12-hour football marathon

4 Jul 2015 11:00Gavin Harper

Rugby club's victory in bid to open on day of Highland Games

4 Jul 2015 09:00Marie Sharp

Stretch of the A1 to be closed overnight for filming

3 Jul 2015 18:15

Stewart bids Musselburgh Grammar School a final farewell

3 Jul 2015 16:30Marie Sharp

Family and friends remember Sean at football tribute

3 Jul 2015 15:30

Tributes paid to gannet expert and Seabird Centre adviser

3 Jul 2015 12:30

Man rushed to hospital with facial injuries after assault in Musselburgh

3 Jul 2015 11:20

Bid to make Wallyford one of the ‘best’ towns in East Lothian

3 Jul 2015 09:30Marie Sharp

Businessman's backing for trams coming to Musselburgh

3 Jul 2015 09:00Marie Sharp

More wind turbines approved at Crystal Rig

3 Jul 2015 07:00Marie Sharp

Sport

Rory McIlroy set to miss Scottish Open at Gullane after rupturing ankle ligaments

6 Jul 2015 11:45

World number one Rory McIlroy is set to miss this week’s Aberdeen Asset Management (AAM) Scottish Open at Gullane, after rupturing ankle ligaments at the weekend.

North Berwick teenager qualifies for the Scottish Open at Gullane

6 Jul 2015 09:35

North Berwick teenager Calum Hill will rub shoulders with the world’s best golfers this week, after he won a place at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open at Gullane.

Gullane lift the County Cup

4 Jul 2015 10:30

There was delight for Gullane Golf Club last weekend, as they claimed the East Lothian County Cup.

Stunning long-range winner seals cup for Dunbar

4 Jul 2015 10:00

Dunbar United Colts 17s claimed the Michael Moran League Cup after a stunning winner from Ryan Young.

East Lothian contingent make bid for Scottish Open spots

3 Jul 2015 15:50Gavin Harper

There will be county interest among a high-class field in North Berwick this weekend, as Tour players, club professionals and amateurs compete in the inaugural Aberdeen Asset Management (AAM) Scottish Open qualifier.

East Lothian bowlers' hopes ended by a home defeat

26 Jun 2015 17:00

Tranent Juniors boss Small eyes promotion prize

25 Jun 2015 12:45Gavin Harper

Young boxer John clocking up the air miles in bid for soaraway success

19 Jun 2015 16:30Gavin Harper

Bowlers book their places at Ayr

18 Jun 2015 15:30

Carmichael scores again but young Scots still suffer defeat

16 Jun 2015 17:00

Selman is the champ of the 10k

13 Jun 2015 15:00

Devastated Burgh skipper yet to decide on his future

12 Jun 2015 19:30

Burgh are beaten but still shine in cup final

11 Jun 2015 12:00

'Mon the Burgh as Musselburgh Athletic head for Scottish Junior Cup final

4 Jun 2015 12:58

Scottish crown for teenage golfing starlet Clara Young

29 May 2015 14:01

22 May 2015 12:42

Musselburgh Athletic knocked out of East of Scotland Cup

22 May 2015 12:37

Musselburgh Athletic's players are in fine voice as they get set for cup final

22 May 2015 12:30

Great minis tournament at Dunbar

22 May 2015 12:14

Opinion

Tim's Tales - John Stewart’s brief encounter

25 Jun 2015 15:30

It was July 1686 and John Stewart was in trouble.

Why give up valuable spaces to car club?

15 Jun 2015 17:00

East Lothian Council has given ‘permission’ for an organisation ‘Co-wheels’ – charity number SC396022 – to ‘reserve’ a parking space in the Glebe car park and to take up three spaces in the Imperial car park for two electric cars to be located there.

Learning the Highland Way

15 Jun 2015 12:00

So I’m writing this quickly on Wednesday morning, having arrived later than planned from a trip up north and missed even the extended deadline, with the editor on the phone tapping his fingers kindly waiting for me to send my story.

Tim's Tales - A treasure discovered in Cockenzie House

4 Jun 2015 10:41

Your kitchen sink is not the usual place you expect to make a heart-racing discovery.

Rev Laurence Twaddle: The magic of the lochs and glens... an experience good for the soul

15 May 2015 10:22

I fell in love in March. I fell in love with the West of Scotland – Argyll in particular.

We need A&E at new hospital

15 May 2015 10:19

Chief Inspector Andrew Clark: Operation Doberman bites!

15 May 2015 09:47

Cameron Ritchie: Questions abound as court shuts

15 May 2015 09:46

Chief Inspector Andrew Clark: Don’t make your car an easy target

15 May 2015 09:44

Chief Inspector Andrew Clark - Help prevent a Paris repeat: report suspicions to police

15 May 2015 09:42

Tim's Tales - Do politicians dance in the moonshine?

14 May 2015 15:30

Don’t hold your breath on Haddington Sainsbury’s

14 May 2015 09:28

Rev Laurence Twaddle - The lazy tourist?

14 May 2015 08:18

Chief Inspector Andrew Clark - Road safety a priority

14 May 2015 08:18

Tim's Tales - Do politicians dance in the moonshine?

14 May 2015 08:18

What's On

Football fun in store for youngsters

13 Jun 2015 19:30

PENCAITLAND YFC hosts a football tournament in the village’s park from 9am to 5pm.

Towns and villages gear up for gala season

12 Jun 2015 17:00

GALA season is well and truly upon East Lothian with the county a gala-lovers’ paradise tomorrow (Saturday).

We're puffing towards an e-cig revolution

12 Jun 2015 15:38

The jury may still be out on e-cigs as a mass consumer proposition, but that's only because we're in a prolonged "experimentation" phase in which consumers - and legislators - are still making up their minds.

Why Galway Race Festival gallops the extra furlong - Sponsored

27 May 2015 13:39

If arts festivals were horse races, the well-known annual jamboree in Edinburgh would already be at least a head behind a mega-event in Ireland - one that’s taken the sport-and-culture world by storm.

Puppet delight

14 May 2015 10:58

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What's On at The Brunton - January 15-22

14 May 2015 10:58

Thursday, January 22 - Burns lunch at St Mary's Church

14 May 2015 10:58

Thursday, January 22 - Gullane public meeting over Main Issues Report

14 May 2015 10:58

Sunday, January 18 - Alasdair Beatson in concert

14 May 2015 10:58

Saturday, January 17 - Loretto Junior School fun morning

14 May 2015 10:58

Saturday, January 17 - Double bill of movies in East Linton

14 May 2015 10:58

Friday, January 16 - Good Memories Cafe launch

14 May 2015 10:58

Friday, January 16 - The Grand Budapest Hotel screening

14 May 2015 10:58

Friday, January 30 - Public meeting over Haddington Sheriff Court

14 May 2015 10:58

Burns suppers: January 22-29

14 May 2015 10:58

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