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1 Sep 2014 11:30 • Cameron Ritchie

RNLI volunteer to go the extra mile

AN RNLI volunteer from Dunbar is getting ready to lace up her running shoes to raise money for the charity.

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1 Sep 2014 09:30 • Gavin Harper

TV doctor to run for gran

A well-known TV doctor from North Berwick is preparing to swap the surgery for the streets of the north-east of England in his attempt to raise money for the Stroke Association.

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1 Sep 2014 09:00

Haddington celebrities’ dance date

WELL-known Haddington faces will be lacing up their dance shoes next month in a bid to raise money for local good causes.

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1 Sep 2014 07:00

Name and shame gravestone vandals, says church session clerk

AN APPEAL has gone out for help catching the vandals who toppled 19 gravestones in Prestongrange Parish Church.

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31 Aug 2014 13:00

Take the plunge like me, mum says

A DAREDEVIL mum is urging others to follow in her slipstream and take the plunge for charity.

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31 Aug 2014 11:00 • Cameron Ritchie

Festival that raised £60k is turning 10

A FAMILY-FRIENDLY music festival, which has helped raise more than £60,000 to help youngsters go to school in India, is celebrating its 10th birthday next weekend.

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31 Aug 2014 09:00

Olympian to start new race in East Lothian

The inaugural Scottish Half Marathon takes place exclusively in East Lothian next Saturday (September 6), with road closures and traffic restrictions in place to accommodate the near-4,000 runners who have entered.

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30 Aug 2014 13:00 • Marie Sharp

Run thanks doctors who helped her daughter

A MUM is taking part in the Great North Run to thank doctors who carried out life-changing surgery on her daughter.

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30 Aug 2014 11:00

Lighting the way to island reserve

TWO of the lighthouses on the Isle of May will open their doors next weekend to visitors.

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30 Aug 2014 09:00

Timescale for introducing coastal car park charges is questioned

PLANS to introduce coastal car parking charges at several sites in the county by the end of the year have been called into question, after it was revealed that only a fraction of the budget set aside for the work had so far been spent.

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29 Aug 2014 15:30

Steven ‘would have been proud’ of tournament in his memory

A FOOTBALL tournament was held in memory of a popular former Hearts player from Musselburgh at Olive Bank at the weekend.

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29 Aug 2014 13:30 • Cameron Ritchie

Football tournament to remember Blair, 23

SIXTEEN teams are set to line up for a special tournament in memory of a talented footballer, who died in June at the age of just 23.

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29 Aug 2014 11:30 • Marie Sharp

Controversial substation plans on part of historic battle site set to get green light

PLANS to build an electrical substation on part of the site of the 1745 Battle of Prestonpans are expected to be given the go-ahead when East Lothian Council’s planning committee meets on Tuesday.

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29 Aug 2014 09:30

New Haddington bus link to Edinburgh is go

A NEW bus service linking Haddington, Macmerry, Tranent and Wallyford with Edinburgh will be launched next weekend.

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28 Aug 2014 11:30 • Marie Sharp

Cockenzie Energy Park work could start in March 2016

SCOTTISH Enterprise hopes work will begin on the proposed new Cockenzie Energy Park by March 2016.

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28 Aug 2014 09:45 • Marie Sharp

East Lothian crematorium plans set for approval

EAST Lothian’s first crematorium looks set to be given the go-ahead – but will be banned from scattering ashes on its grounds.

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27 Aug 2014 11:30 • Cameron Ritchie

Couple land boost for Indian kids

A KIND-hearted Dunbar couple have inspired a company to donate £1,000 to help educate Indian children.

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27 Aug 2014 09:30 • Cameron Ritchie

Sex, alcoholism and politics in ex-councillor's new book

SEX, alcoholism, love, crime, politics and humour – those are just some of the topics discussed in Arthur Greenan’s new book.

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27 Aug 2014 09:00 • Marie Sharp

Locked out claim at Cuthill Park

A GROUP of dog owners locked people out of Cuthill Park so they could use it to train their pets, it has been claimed.

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27 Aug 2014 07:00

Musselburgh man’s UFO hoax film scoops top prize

A FILM about a UFO hoax by Musselburgh-based filmmakers Bill Walsh and Matt Nanson scooped a top award at the Edinburgh International Film Festival. ‘The April Fool’ was named ‘Best Film’ on Saturday after it took part in the Short Challenge.

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