28 Mar 2015 13:00 • Marie Sharp
WHEN farmer Angus McDowall was looking for an efficient way to crush his malted grains for his micro brewer customers, he took the advice of a friend... and bought a genuine Swiss Army mobile flour mill.
28 Mar 2015 11:00 • Marie Sharp
The number of East Lothian patients remaining in hospital despite being declared fit to leave – known as delayed discharges or bed-blockers – was 69 this month.
28 Mar 2015 09:00
RESIDENTS are being urged to show support for WWF’s Earth Hour today (Saturday).
27 Mar 2015 15:47
A MAN has appeared in court charged with carrying an offensive weapon following an alleged incident in Musselburgh on Thursday afternoon.
27 Mar 2015 12:30 • Cameron Ritchie
FIVE bright-spark girls from Dunbar Grammar School are celebrating after picking up a national award.
27 Mar 2015 11:30 • Cameron Ritchie
MORE than 1,000 charity wristbands created by Rebecca Dalgleish are now available throughout much of East Lothian.
27 Mar 2015 10:30 • Gavin Harper
NB Gin founders were “absolutely delighted” after being named the world’s best.
27 Mar 2015 09:30 • Marie Sharp
PLANS to create a single Musselburgh local government electoral ward and reduce the number of councillors in East Lothian from 23 to 21 have been put forward by the Local Government Boundary Commission, despite objections from the the local authority, the Courier can reveal.
27 Mar 2015 09:00 • Cameron Ritchie
EIGHTY jobs could be created under plans for a 60-bed nursing home and extra care flats on the outskirts of Haddington.
27 Mar 2015 07:00 • Cameron Ritchie
EAST Lothian MSP Iain Gray has written to Scotland’s Transport Minister demanding that he deliver a local rail service to Dunbar and East Linton as promised in the new ScotRail franchise.
26 Mar 2015 16:06
TWO men have been arrested after a break-in spree in East Lothian ended with a stolen vehicle crashing into a field.
26 Mar 2015 13:30 • Cameron Ritchie
MCDONALD’S could open its first restaurant in East Lothian by the end of the year after plans were approved.
26 Mar 2015 11:30 • Marie Sharp
THE management committee of a crisis-hit day centre pointed the finger of blame at staff in an “extraordinary” statement as they resigned en masse from their positions.
26 Mar 2015 09:25 • Marie Sharp
AN EAST Lothian councillor referred to members of an Orange Order parade as “bigots” in an email which he mistakenly circulated to fellow councillors, officials and public bodies.
25 Mar 2015 11:30 • Cameron Ritchie
A COMPUTER game development company based in East Linton has marked its 10th birthday by lifting a video games BAFTA.
25 Mar 2015 09:30 • Marie Sharp
THE Scottish Government plans to allow developers to build 52 houses at Old Craighall, despite East Lothian Council rejecting the proposals because they were against planning policy.
25 Mar 2015 09:00 • Marie Sharp
PRESTONPANS Health Centre is busier then ever but is coping with the demand for its services, practice manager Elaine Horne has told community councillors.
25 Mar 2015 07:00 • Cameron Ritchie
A DECISION to charge for dog poo bags has been described as “a backwards step” by an East Linton community councillor.
24 Mar 2015 16:20
A MAN was taken to hospital with head injuries after being attacked twice in a matter of minutes as violence broke out on the streets of Tranent on Sunday evening.
24 Mar 2015 12:30 • Cameron Ritchie
AMBITIOUS plans for a Dunbar church have received a funding boost of more than £20,000.