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8 Mar 2014 13:00 • Cameron Ritchie
THE pleas of residents at a sheltered housing complex were not enough to prevent councillors giving seven new homes on the site’s grounds the go-ahead.
8 Mar 2014 11:00 • Cameron Ritchie
A BUDDING young chef is not planning to follow in her dad’s footsteps just yet, despite claiming third place in a top competition.
8 Mar 2014 09:00
NEARLY 100 members and friends of Tranent Parish Church gathered on Saturday afternoon for an informal farewell to their minister, the Rev Jan Gillies.
7 Mar 2014 16:55
A SERIES of high-value fuel thefts have taken place in East Lothian.
7 Mar 2014 13:30 • Marie Sharp
AN INSPIRATIONAL schoolboy has learned to play the bagpipes despite being born with a rare condition which caused paralysis on one side of his face.
A SPECIAL concert marking the end of a 12-month partnership between a county pipe band and one of Scotland’s up-and-coming composers is to be held next week.
THE Scottish Seabird Centre is the scene of a 900-year-old murder mystery, it has been discovered.
A STUDY will be carried out to see if seaweed washed up on Dunbar’s East Beach could be used to produce renewable bio-fuel.
LOCAL knitters are being drafted in to create a giant shoal of herring as part of a new exhibition heading to Fisherrow Community Centre this spring.
A 16-YEAR-old has been charged with a housebreaking offence after reports of a break-in at Tranent Medical Practice last Friday.
A PORT Seton soldier swapped his training regime for the snow-capped French Alps to compete in Army skiing contest Exercise Pipedown, organised by 1(UK) Armoured Division.
7 Mar 2014 15:30
East Lothian Indoor Bowling Club’s 2013 Scottish 4-bowl pairs champions Jamie Higgins and Derek Oliver are the crowd-pullers to Stanley Indoor Bowling Club in County Durham next week, with the talented duo bidding to enhance their national title by adding the British Isles crown.
7 Mar 2014 10:30
COUNTY badminton champion Robert Blair geared up for this year’s Commonwealth Games by clinching the prestigious Yonex German Open Grand Prix.
6 Mar 2014 11:36
Dunbar faced Royal High Corstorphine Cougars in their final Edinburgh Regional Shield pool match, requiring a bonus-point win and their opponents to go pointless to qualify for the next round.
6 Mar 2014 11:34
The last home league game of the season on Saturday gave Musselburgh the opportunity to bounce back from their defeat to Preston Lodge in the East Lothian Cup.
7 Mar 2014 12:30
OUR attendance at community council and CAPP (Community and Police Partnership) meetings have raised a few concerns recently, so I would like to take this opportunity to assure everyone that the police remain committed to ensuring attendance at these meetings.
6 Mar 2014 15:30
ONE of the huge privileges of writing this page is meeting readers who wish to share a tale of their own.
6 Mar 2014 12:30
To say that myself, my family and employees were outraged by the letter from Charles Ingle in last week’s Courier regarding our new X1 Rail Link service (‘New bus link is ill-thought out flight of fancy’) would be an understatement.
6 Mar 2014 12:26
It saddens me to hear that the fishermen from Dunbar are not gaining the assistance they need to sustain their historical occupation.
6 Mar 2014 14:35
EVERYTHING from St Patrick’s week to Neil Diamond is celebrated at The Brunton in Musselburgh this week.
6 Mar 2014 14:30
TO MARK the end of an era, Haddington Pipe Band stages a concert at Knox Academy this evening (Friday), 7.30pm.
6 Mar 2014 14:25
THE healthy film scene in East Lothian continues apace this week, with no fewer than eight films shown.