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Frazer gets a Tattoo... drum slot!

1 Aug 2014 09:50 • Cameron Ritchie

A TALENTED Dunbar drummer is getting ready to make history and play in front of a total audience of millions through Edinburgh’s Royal Military Tattoo.

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Extra protection for wildlife species off the county coast

1 Aug 2014 07:00

The Firth of Forth has been offered increased protection after being named as a protected area by the Scottish Government.

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Hamish the dog has his day in the spotlight at Commonwealth Games opening

31 Jul 2014 15:30 • Cameron Ritchie

IN AMONGST the giant teacakes and musical performances from multi-million-selling artists like Susan Boyle and Rod Stewart, there was a four-legged creature from Dunbar stealing the nation’s heart during the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games.

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East Lothian’s golden boys are the pride of Scotland

31 Jul 2014 11:30 • Gavin Harper

EAST Lothian athletes have enjoyed an incredible week at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, claiming three gold medals.

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Musselburgh pays tribute to its fallen

31 Jul 2014 09:30 • Marie Sharp

MUSSELBURGH will pay tribute to those lost in the First World War tomorrow (Saturday) with a special gathering in The Brunton.

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Veteran journalist to give lecture on our future

VETERAN Scottish journalist and commentator Magnus Linklater is to host a Loretto Lecture on the future of Scotland, following the results of this year’s referendum on Septemebr 18.

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Loretto maths aces divide and conquer

Fun for the young central to Musselburgh Festival programme

Men charged with buying alcohol for youths in East Lothian

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Unstoppable Tattie and Foster break gold record at Commonwealth Games

31 Jul 2014 14:00

COUNTY bowls legend Alex Marshall secured Team Scotland a record-breaking gold medal in the Commonwealth Games men’s pairs on Monday.

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Flagbearer Burton leads the gold rush

31 Jul 2014 13:00

EAST Lothian athletes’ incredible success at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow was led by a heroic performance by Team Scotland flagbearer Euan Burton, in his last ever competitive bout.

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Senior bowlers bounce back with narrow victory to stay in race for the title

25 Jul 2014 10:30

The highly talented senior brigade from East Lothian only fired on one of its four cylinders but showed enough improved form to score a welcome 52-50 win over West Lothian at Newbridge BC on Monday in fixture number 3 in the Inter-County Senior League Cup for the Matt Purdie Trophy.

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Euan honoured to fly the flag

24 Jul 2014 14:26

County judo star Euan Burton was given the honour of leading Team Scotland into the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games this week.

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Councillor Dave Berry: The train now stowed out on platform one

1 Aug 2014 12:30

I'M A FAN of ScotRail.

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Tim's Tales - The Selkie of Treasure Island

31 Jul 2014 15:30

The hot sunny weather recently has been beach weather. And so I went to Yellowcraig with my daughters. When we arrived the tide was out.

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Lack of Cockenzie energy park information

31 Jul 2014 09:28

Re Scottish Enterprise’s proposed energy park at Cockenzie, it’s very clear that involving the public is not a strong point within Scottish Enterprise, even though it says it is fully consulting with local communities.

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Rev Laurence Twaddle: Listen up!

28 Jul 2014 12:30

I’m very lucky. I get to talk to older people in the course of my job, as part of my day.

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What's On at The Brunton - August 1-7

31 Jul 2014 10:38

IT IS GOING to be a busy week at The Brunton in Musselburgh.

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Monday, August 4 - Julie Fowlis at Fringe by the Sea

31 Jul 2014 09:41

JULIE Fowlis, who performed at the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games last week, is among the first acts to perform in North Berwick as Fringe by the Sea gets under way.

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Sunday, August 3 - First World War dusk service at Prestonkirk

31 Jul 2014 09:40

A DUSK service will be held in Prestonkirk Church, East Linton, on the eve of the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War.

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