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Friends, five, able to walk together for the first time

25 Nov 2014 13:30 • Gavin Harper

A TRANENT five-year-old who has raised more than £1,000 to help a disabled classmate to walk stepped out hand-in-hand with her friend across the Forth Road Bridge on Sunday.

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North Berwick resident’s concern over height restriction barriers

25 Nov 2014 11:30 • Gavin Harper

A North Berwick resident is concerned that height restriction barriers are preventing people visiting the town’s tourist attractions.

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Make cost of roadworks public, says Haddington community councillor

25 Nov 2014 09:30 • Cameron Ritchie

A COMMUNITY councillor has called for the cost of road alterations on a busy Haddington street to be made public.

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Motor racing legend Sir Jackie Stewart visits Queen Margaret University

25 Nov 2014 09:00 • Marie Sharp

Former three-time world champion Formula One racing driver Sir Jackie Stewart OBE will make a rare public appearance in Scotland next week as he heads to Musselburgh to talk about living with dyslexia.

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Kelvin is in the running for NFUS vice-president

25 Nov 2014 07:00 • Cameron Ritchie

A GIFFORD farmer is one of five in the running to become one of NFU Scotland’s vice-presidents.

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Cash is sought for dementia friendly project in Tranent

An application for a grant has been lodged to help promote dementia-friendly ideas in Tranent, including redeveloping the stand at the town’s football ground to make it more suitable for those affected by the condition.

Tranent soldier plays his part in recruitment drive

Caitlyn rubs shoulders with the stars at MTV European Music Awards

Happy birthday Ross High School

School pays tribute to popular teen who lost his cancer battle

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Musselburgh Racecourse’s excellence is recognised

24 Nov 2014 10:30

Musselburgh has pipped other leading UK racecourses to win the Operational Excellence title at the Racecourse Association’s Showcase Awards.

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Bowlers win to boost top division survival bid

21 Nov 2014 15:30

East Lothian Indoor Bowling Club’s gents’ side enhanced their prospects of holding on to their Scottish Premier League status with a fantastic away victory over Ardrossan, beating the Ayrshire side by 18 shots (87-69) in a tasty encounter on Saturday.

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Musselburgh RFC turn the tables on higher-division Peebles in some style

21 Nov 2014 13:09

What on paper looked like a very difficult cup tie for Musselburgh on Saturday, against a strong Peebles team from the division above them, was made to look ridiculously easy by a magnificent performance by the home in the late autumn sunshine at Stoneyhill.

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Preston Lodge RFC give big boys an almighty scare in BT Cup

21 Nov 2014 13:08

The final score from Saturday’s clash in the second round of the BT Cup shows a win in favour of the side two divisions higher in the leagues.

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Mairi O'Keefe: Fundraising’s vital role

25 Nov 2014 12:30

There are so many good and deserving causes that the world of fundraising is becoming more and more competitive and the pressure to innovate or to stand out from the crowd appears to be increasing by the day.

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Councillor Dave Berry: Great names and houses

24 Nov 2014 12:30

From being debatable lands between emerging Scotland and Northumberland during the Dark Ages, Malcolm I’s victory at Carham in 1018 secured Lothian as part of Scotland.

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Police who came to our aid did a superb job

21 Nov 2014 14:18

I would like to thank the two police officers who attended to my roadside assistance after my car broke down in Belhaven late Thursday afternoon (November 6).

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Tim's Tales - Wallace's Cave

20 Nov 2014 15:30

I will always remember the moment I discovered Blind Harry. It was more than 30 years ago but seems like yesterday.

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Project managers need proper goals

When a project manager fails to set definite objectives it becomes almost impossible to steer a plan to anywhere near fruition, far less actual success.

17 Nov 2014 15:48

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Thursday, November 20 - Main Issues Report consultation in Prestonpans

17 Nov 2014 09:06

MEMBERS of the public will get the chance to have their say on East Lothian Council’s Main Issues Report (MIR).

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Thursday, November 20 - Haddington History Society meeting

17 Nov 2014 09:05

At Haddington’s History Society’s meeting at 7.30pm in the Town House, Haddington, Dr Andrew Coulson, chairman of Musselburgh Conservation Society, will give a talk on the Battle of Pinkie Cleugh.

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