- TRANENT: Company in 'detailed negotiations' to buy former Tranmare site
- BOWLS: Great results put male bowlers back in the hunt
- OPINION: Tim's Tales - Gran's gloves and the truth about Christmas
- WHAT'S ON: Monday, December 9 - Jumps meeting at Musselburgh Racecourse
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8 Dec 2013 09:00 • Joel Sked
THERE will be a period of significant change at Tranent Parish Church next year when its minister steps down.
7 Dec 2013 13:00 • Joel Sked
“DETAILED negotiations” which should pave the way for the creation of a superstore on the site of the old Tranmare Hotel are taking place.
7 Dec 2013 11:00 • Esther Hutcheson
THE Ho Ho ‘Ho’nest Toun switched on its Christmas lights in style on Sunday, with an estimated 2,000 people taking part in a parade, before a carol service led to the grand illumination countdown.
7 Dec 2013 09:00 • Joel Sked
THE first weekend of trading at a collection of businesses on North Berwick High Street has been described as an “unqualified success”.
6 Dec 2013 15:30
EAST Lothian and Edinburgh have benefited by nearly £70 million from The Open Championship, new figures have revealed.
HADDINGTON Golf Club is celebrating on and off the greens after moving back into the black.
SANDCASTLE competitions, the swimming pool and the harbour pavilion are among the nostalgic North Berwick places and events to feature in a book celebrating 200 years of summer in the town.
CRAIG Pritchett has missed out on being crowned world chess champion after losing out by a point in Croatia.
GLOBAL citizenship learning with a difference has been taking place at Campie Primary School, with children hearing of refugee life from a Burmese teacher.
MEMBERS of Tranent and Elphinstone Community Council fear overloaded police officers are being turned into “Robocops” and that there would be chaos on the town’s High Street if traffic wardens were removed.
A MAN looking at a tablet computer while walking in the street was punched by an assailant, who then tried to grab the device.
THE men’s side from East Lothian Indoor Bowling Club bounced back to winning ways in the B section of the Scottish Premier League.
6 Dec 2013 15:00
6 Dec 2013 10:30 • Joel Sked
A COUNTY snooker ace has regarded his first six months as a professional as the perfect learning curve as he aims to compete with the very best in the world.
5 Dec 2013 15:33
MUSSELBURGH have made something of a habit of prolonged participation in the Scottish Junior Cup since the turn of the 21st century, and having been held by Deveronside in Banff a fortnight ago they went into Saturday’s replay determined to seal their fourth-round place.
5 Dec 2013 15:32
THE Hi Hi wrapped up what had proved a satisfactory November with a visit to Foresters Park on Saturday, aiming to extend their unbeaten run to seven games and consolidate their position in the South Division table.
Last week I got a text from one of the credit card companies that I unfortunately owe money to. Like many people I have credit card debts which haunt me every month and which I struggle to reduce.
6 Dec 2013 12:00
5 Dec 2013 13:58
Following the unbearably sad loss of three young lives in East Lothian recently, can we hope that those who allocate funds for road management will urgently address the need for improvements in road marking.
5 Dec 2013 13:56
Your recent story on the housing development at Dovecot Farm outside Haddington (‘200 houses set to get the green light’, November 22) – and two of your readers’ letters – highlight the enormous challenges facing East Lothian Council in keeping control of housing development around the town.
2 Dec 2013 09:01
How many of you have noticed the ever-increasing amount of traffic using the Drem road during the morning rush hours and beyond?
A JUMPS meeting is held at Musselburgh Racecourse.
5 Dec 2013 15:12
5 Dec 2013 15:11
ST ANNE’S Church, Dunbar, is holding its fifth talk in the ‘On Being...’ series at 6pm.
5 Dec 2013 15:10
GARLETON Singers’ Christmas concert takes place in St Mary’s Parish Church, Haddington, 6.30pm, including music by Poulenc and Cecilia McDowell.