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Opening of new Asda store in Tranent pushed back till August

1 Jul 2015 11:30Gavin Harper

The opening of Tranent’s new Asda store has been delayed by a further month, and will now take place in August.

Epic Edinburgh to Paris challenge boosts Leuchie House

1 Jul 2015 09:30Gavin Harper

Two kind-hearted university students have raised more than £15,000 after a 10-day journey between Edinburgh and Paris.

Marathon effort to help out Prestonpans day centre

1 Jul 2015 09:00Marie Sharp

FUNDRAISERS at Mercat Gait raised more than £2,000 to provide a defibrillator for the centre – and had cash left over to make a donation of their own.

Dunbar councillor’s son lands new role with the Jambos

1 Jul 2015 07:00Cameron Ritchie

A BUDDING football coach has been given a new role at a top Scottish club.

£2,000 worth of heroin recovered from East Linton home

30 Jun 2015 13:30

A 22-year-old man has been arrested and charged under the Misuse of Drugs Act after police recovered a quantity of heroin worth about £2,000 from an address in East Linton yesterday (Monday).

Still seeking solution to crossing dangers on road past retirement park

30 Jun 2015 13:30Cameron Ritchie

A SOLUTION could be found to prevent residents of a retirement park from crossing a busy road to catch a Haddington-bound bus – without dropping the road’s speed limit.

No mountain high enough to stop kind group from helping Eliza

30 Jun 2015 11:30Gavin Harper

Turning Gullane Golf Club into a sea of tartan at Scottish Open Pro-Am

30 Jun 2015 09:42

Knox Academy’s self-defence club packs a real punch

30 Jun 2015 09:30Cameron Ritchie

Man arrested and charged in connection with Musselburgh housebreakings

29 Jun 2015 16:20

Petition calling for busy Musselburgh road to be closed to through traffic is rejected

29 Jun 2015 13:30Cameron Ritchie

Former Tranent Day Centre put up for sale

29 Jun 2015 11:40Gavin Harper

White weddings aplenty at special church exhibition

29 Jun 2015 09:30Marie Sharp

Welsh minister pays visit to North Berwick High

29 Jun 2015 09:00Gavin Harper

Museum of Flight wants air birth tales

29 Jun 2015 07:00

Gavin Hastings hosts race day at Leuchie House

28 Jun 2015 15:00Marie Sharp

Plans for 500 new homes near Queen Margaret University submitted

28 Jun 2015 13:00Marie Sharp

Enterprising pupils conquer 4,000fters

28 Jun 2015 11:00

Whitekirk hotel work starts

28 Jun 2015 09:00

Councillor walks out in row as committee branded ‘shambolic’

27 Jun 2015 15:00Marie Sharp

Number of hate incidents reported to police rises

27 Jun 2015 13:00Marie Sharp

Pair make history at Dunbar Community Council awards

27 Jun 2015 11:00Cameron Ritchie

Eat Better Feel Better roadshow visits East Lothian

27 Jun 2015 09:00

Final flight of the iconic Vulcan

26 Jun 2015 18:30

Travel plans set for the Scottish Open

26 Jun 2015 16:30Marie Sharp

Prime Minister’s recognition of Gullane couple

26 Jun 2015 11:30

Haddington

Huge turnout to help Nancy, 5

A CARING mum has been left speechless after kind-hearted Haddington residents dug deep to help fund a sensory garden and new play area for her daughter.

Chocolatier tastes success at ceremony

New facility for autistic children coming in Haddington

Jeremy claims international OU Business School award

Anita’s the Strictly Dance Fever diva

Musselburgh

Lack of police presence at Musselburgh Gala criticised

POLICE have come under fire after it was revealed they did not send a single officer to help at a major community event, despite concerns about child safety.

Saltire to fly to remember the Battle of Pinkie dead

Las Vegas jump for Jordan Houston charity

Inspectors' praise for Musselburgh nursery

D-Day hero’s portrait at the Palace

Sport

East Lothian bowlers' hopes ended by a home defeat

26 Jun 2015 17:00

East Lothian’s bowlers’ hopes of qualifying through to the knockout stages of the Scottish Counties Championship were ended on Saturday when they lost out to West Lothian by 15 shots in a high-octane encounter that was very high in entertainment value for the large crowd gathered at Haddington BC.

Tranent Juniors boss Small eyes promotion prize

25 Jun 2015 12:45Gavin Harper

Tranent Juniors manager Gary Small has set his sights on promotion to the East Region Premier League, – and making locals proud of the team once more.

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

19 Jun 2015 16:30Gavin Harper

It has been a busy time for up-and-coming star John McCallum, from Tranent’s Bronx Boxing Gym, including a trip to the other side of the Atlantic.

Bowlers book their places at Ayr

18 Jun 2015 15:30

West Barns ace Billy Mellors is to fly the flag for the county in the singles at the Scottish National Championships at Ayr Northfield after taking the scalp of East Linton veteran George Cowan in the district qualifying finals.

Carmichael scores again but young Scots still suffer defeat

16 Jun 2015 17:00

There was a second try-scoring delight inside a week for North Berwick youngster Lewis Carmichael (pictured), but it was not enough to stop Scotland under-20s’ second defeat of the World Rugby under-20s Championships, this time at the hands of Ireland.

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

Scotland coaches past and present at North Berwick Rugby Club's dinner

22 May 2015 12:04

100th top 10 LPGA Tour finish for Catriona Matthew

22 May 2015 11:11

Bowlers pick up first win of the season

22 May 2015 10:47

Bowlers pick up first win of the season

22 May 2015 10:45

Musselburgh Cricket Club's Ahmed rips through visitors' batting in fine win

22 May 2015 10:32

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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