- PRESTONPANS, COCKENZIE & PORT SETON: Near-£100,000 boost for Battle of Prestonpans Heritage Trust’s tribute plan
- GOLF: Gullane golfers now just one win away from second double in a row
- COLUMNISTS: Rev Laurence Twaddle: An everyday miracle?
- WHAT'S ON: Thursday, February 19 - Haddington History Society meeting
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2 Mar 2015 17:00
VANDALS went on the rampage in a taxi yard, smashing up 30 vehicles and causing more than £40,000 of damage during a daylight attack.
2 Mar 2015 11:30 • Marie Sharp
THE Battle of Prestonpans Heritage Trust has received a boost of nearly £100,000 towards creating a permanent memorial to the famous battle.
2 Mar 2015 09:30 • Marie Sharp
MORE than 200 people packed into a second public meeting concerning controversial plans to build a new children’s home on a playground in a residential estate.
2 Mar 2015 09:00
A COMMUNITY choir which has three generations of families performing in it has been shortlisted for a prestigious award.
CAMERAS have been rolling at Knox Academy as youngsters make movie magic.
A GOAT on a boat in North Berwick is set to become a TV star in Norway!
TORNESS Power Station has received an award praising staff for their efforts in protecting and enhancing the area’s wildlife.
Musselburgh Racecourse has hailed a hugely successful jumps season, as it held its final meeting of the season on Thursday.
A Tranent teenager is embarking on the trip of a lifetime, as she travelled to Africa earlier this month to take part in a sports coaching scheme.
A PRESTONPANS community councillor has warned that the flute band which performs at Prestonpans Gala annually could be seen as sectarian, as the popular event received £1,000.
LEAGUE champions Gullane made light work of their semi-final tie in the East Lothian Winter League Cup last Sunday, as they go in search of a second successive double.
1 Mar 2015 10:30
28 Feb 2015 10:30
Tranent Juniors have appointed Gary Small as their new manager, succeeding James Thomson in the Foresters Park hotseat.
27 Feb 2015 15:30
Recently crowned six-time World Indoor Singles champion Alex ‘Tattie’ Marshall is back in World Bowls Tour action next week as he participates in the Co-operative Funeralcare International Open at Blackpool’s Newton Hall IBC, from March 1 to 6.
27 Feb 2015 10:40 • Gavin Harper
There were scenes of celebration in the Borders at the weekend, as Ross High RFC secured promotion from East League Division 3.
2 Mar 2015 12:30
Whatever people might think, the churches of our land are not full of people for whom life has gone swimmingly and who therefore find the idea of “praising God, from whom all blessings flow” an easy or a comfortable thing to do.
2 Mar 2015 09:02
Please could East Lothian Council make it a condition of detailed planning permission for the proposed housing development at Gateside East in Haddington (by Persimmon Homes) that not only should the housing be appropriate to the setting, but the name of the development is changed to something locally relevant.
2 Mar 2015 09:01
With reference to ‘Down Memory Lane’ in the Courier on February 13, I noted that the photograph of East Linton scouts gave their destination as Barty Ha’ near Longyester. I think this must have been Benty Ha’, where there was a shepherd’s cottage.
2 Mar 2015 09:00
I wonder if others in Haddington are missing hearing the town’s curfew bells?
THE next meeting of Haddington History Society will appeal to both members and non-members as it is a talk by Professor Jane Dawson, Professor of Reformation History, Edinburgh University, on John Knox.
16 Feb 2015 09:05
16 Feb 2015 09:04
GIFFORD Society meets at Gifford Village Hall at 7.30pm, where the speaker will be Bob Gatliff on Fracking in Scotland.
16 Feb 2015 09:03
BECCY Angus, of the Rosslyn Chapel Trust, is the speaker at East Lothian University of the Third Age’s lecture in Haddington Town House.