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7 Jul 2015 12:50

Two men charged over alleged assault in Musselburgh

Police in East Lothian have arrested and charged two men, aged 39 and 40, following an alleged assault on Beach Lane, Musselburgh, last Thursday.

5 Jul 2015 09:00 • Marie Sharp

Improvements made at Musselburgh Grammar School, say inspectors

MUSSELBURGH Grammar School has seen the number of students gaining three or more Highers reach its highest ever level in the last 18 months.
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3 Jul 2015 16:30 • Marie Sharp

Stewart bids Musselburgh Grammar School a final farewell

ONE of East Lothian’s longest serving senior teachers steps down today (Friday), after nearly 30 years in local schools.
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3 Jul 2015 11:20

Man rushed to hospital with facial injuries after assault in Musselburgh

A 43-year-old man was rushed to hospital with facial injuries after he was assaulted in Musselburgh last night.

2 Jul 2015 15:50 • Marie Sharp

Musselburgh Grammar could become Europe’s largest school

MUSSELBURGH Grammar could become Europe’s largest school if plans to build thousands of new houses around the town go ahead.
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29 Jun 2015 16:20

Man arrested and charged in connection with Musselburgh housebreakings

Police have arrested and charged a man in connection with a recent spate of housebreakings in Musselburgh.

29 Jun 2015 13:30 • Cameron Ritchie

Petition calling for busy Musselburgh road to be closed to through traffic is rejected

A PETITION calling for the closure of a busy stretch of road in Musselburgh has been rejected by councillors, despite gaining nearly 230 signatures of support.
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28 Jun 2015 13:00 • Marie Sharp

Plans for 500 new homes near Queen Margaret University submitted

PLANS to build nearly 500 new homes on a field next to Musselburgh’s Queen Margaret University have been submitted to East Lothian Council as the first phase of proposals by Persimmon to redevelop the surrounding countryside.
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25 Jun 2015 13:50 • Marie Sharp

Lack of police presence at Musselburgh Gala criticised

POLICE have come under fire after it was revealed they did not send a single officer to help at a major community event, despite concerns about child safety.
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23 Jun 2015 09:00

Saltire to fly to remember the Battle of Pinkie dead

THE Saltire will fly at the Pinkie Cleugh Memorial Stone to mark the anniversary of the battle after local groups came together to install a flagpole.
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22 Jun 2015 13:30 • Marie Sharp

Las Vegas jump for Jordan Houston charity

A MUSSELBURGH woman has raised more than £1,500 in memory of local footballer Jordan Houston by taking on a terrifying skydive.
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22 Jun 2015 07:00

Inspectors' praise for Musselburgh nursery

STAFF at a Musselburgh nursery have been praised for their support of youngsters in their care and their families following an inspection.
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16 Jun 2015 15:00

D-Day hero’s portrait at the Palace

D-DAY veteran Dr Tom Renouf’s portrait will be unveiled at Buckingham Palace today (Friday) – one of a series of paintings commissioned by the Prince of Wales.
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15 Jun 2015 19:30

Bar/restaurant Madisons set to close and become a bargain superstore

PLANS to turn bar/restaurant/function suite Madisons at Olivebank Retail Park into a bargain superstore and create up to 50 new jobs have been given the go-ahead by East Lothian planning officials.
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14 Jun 2015 12:00

Tributes paid to former headmaster

TRIBUTES are being paid to one of Loretto School’s great headmasters David McMurray, who died this week at the age of 77.

11 Jun 2015 14:25

Guitar-buying teenager assaulted and robbed

A TEENAGER thought he was buying a guitar - instead he was assaulted and robbed.

3 Jun 2015 08:40

Musselburgh Racecourse staff lend a hand at children’s centre

More than 20 staff from Musselburgh Racecourse gave up their time to help a local family centre during Give and Gain Day.

25 May 2015 09:46

Minister joins university’s efforts to support Nepal

SCOTTISH Minister Humza Yousaf visited students at Queen Margaret University to support their fundraising efforts for families and friends in Nepal.

22 May 2015 14:33

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19 May 2015 10:40

Artwork inspired by Newhailes to go on display at historic home

Works inspired by the National Trust for Scotland’s Newhailes Estate have gone on display at the historic home.

18 May 2015 15:38

New tennis courts for Musselburgh served up

MUSSELBURGH Tennis Club is planning a special open day to celebrate the launch of four new state-of-the-art tennis courts.

15 May 2015 09:31

Bill Oddie the star name at nature festival

BIRD expert and former Goodie Bill Oddie will be the star speaker at the Big Nature Festival, held at Levenhall Lagoons next weekend.

15 May 2015 09:30

Fisherrow Centre work is complete

THE Fisherrow Centre is looking for new tenants after completing the final phase of its redevelopment.

13 May 2015 12:03

Fisherrow Centre work is complete

THE Fisherrow Centre is looking for new tenants after completing the final phase of its redevelopment.

13 May 2015 12:03

Levenhall ash lagoons likened to the Serengeti

A MUSSELBURGH bird reserve and recreational area has been likened in its importance to the natural world to one of Africa’s most famous ecosystems.

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