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28 Nov 2014 11:30 • Cameron Ritchie
A CADET force could once again be based at Knox Academy, nearly five years after one was controversially scrapped.
28 Nov 2014 11:15
OVERNIGHT road resurfacing of Musselburgh High Street is set to restart on Monday, less than two weeks after a temporary halt was called due to residents' complaints.
28 Nov 2014 09:30 • Cameron Ritchie
RESIDENTS are being asked how East Lothian Council should spend its £212m budget – as the cash-strapped local authority seeks to find further savings of £4.5m in 2015/16 to balance the books.
28 Nov 2014 09:00 • Gavin Harper
DISCOUNT retailer Aldi is set to open in North Berwick after buying the town’s Co-op store on Dunbar Road – but the current staff could lose their jobs.
EAST Lothian Council could take ownership of the Haddington Sheriff Court building when it shuts its doors in the New Year.
ADVENTURER Brian Thomson has made it safely back onto the mainland after spending six days alone on Fidra Island to raise money for Children in Need.
A PUBLICATION looking at the 284 people from Dunbar and surrounding villages killed during the First World War is to be unveiled.
A MUSSELBURGH nursery is featuring in two films made to inspire other workers in the field after their approach to supporting vulnerable children was praised by education chiefs.
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.
CAMPAIGN group The Coastal Regeneration Alliance has described East Lothian Council’s response to growing concerns over fledgling plans for a giant energy park at Cockenzie as “disappointing”, amid claims that more than 50 per cent of residents in communities directly affected by the issue are opposed to the park.
28 Nov 2014 12:31
North Berwick produced an improved second-half performance to see off local rivals Dunbar for the second time this season, and claim the BT East Regional Shield.
28 Nov 2014 12:17
There were jubilant celebrations at Ross High Rugby Club on Saturday as the club saw off Gala YM to claim the BT East Region Bowl.
28 Nov 2014 12:08
Good runs in the Scottish Junior Cup have been commonplace for Musselburgh Athletic in the 21st century and, after a second-round victory at Blackburn United a few weeks ago, the third-round draw presented them with what appeared a very winnable tie at home to Perthshire outfit Luncarty.
28 Nov 2014 12:07
Having hit the halfway mark with a 5-2 home win over Whitburn Juniors, Haddington Athletic began the second half of their South Division campaign with an away fixture at strugglers Harthill Royal – the formbook suggested an away win was near inevitable but Millfield boss Johnny Harvey ensured his players were fully focused on their task.
28 Nov 2014 12:30
New legislation comes into effect at midnight on Friday, December 5, and we will see the reduction of the drink drive limit in Scotland.
27 Nov 2014 17:00
For the last 11 weeks I have been trying to discover, by means of a Freedom of Information request and an internal review, the truth about how East Lothian Council came to suggest the use of the green space at Cockenzie for the heavy industrial development known as the energy park.
27 Nov 2014 15:30
Musselburgh is perhaps the oldest town in Scotland.
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.
27 Nov 2014 14:16
Mince pies and mulled wine are appearing on the supermarket shelves; plans are being made to meet old friends for the annual catch-up; and the kids are cultivating a list for Santa of the latest toys and gadgets... Christmas is in the air!
17 Nov 2014 15:48
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 09:06
MEMBERS of the public will get the chance to have their say on East Lothian Council’s Main Issues Report (MIR).