5 Mar 2014 09:30 • Marie Sharp
CONTROVERSIAL plans to build 12 new homes on the site of a former rubbish tip off Monktonhall Terrace have been resurrected.
5 Mar 2014 09:00
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.
24 Feb 2014 11:30 • Marie Sharp
THE Principal of Musselburgh’s Queen Margaret University has raised more than £3,500 for charity after taking to the streets to sell The Big Issue.
17 Feb 2014 11:30 • Marie Sharp
A FORMER president of the Honest Toun’s Association – organisers of the Musselburgh Festival – has been called on to step in after so many committee members left that the group was unable to make any decisions.
12 Feb 2014 07:00 • Marie Sharp
AN EAST Lothian charity which has helped provide deaf people with support dogs for nearly two decades is closing down.
11 Feb 2014 11:30 • Marie Sharp
DEVELOPERS hoping to build on the outskirts of Musselburgh have said the land has the capacity for as many as 1,000 new houses.
10 Feb 2014 07:00
MUSSELBURGH man Bernard Harkins will stand as the Labour candidate for the constituency in the 2016 Scottish Parliament elections.
6 Feb 2014 14:15
A 25-YEAR-old woman has been arrested and charged under the Misuse of Drugs Act after police recovered £14,000 worth of cannabis at a Musselburgh property.
4 Feb 2014 09:30 • Marie Sharp
THE founder of Musselburgh-based national charity the Muir Maxwell Trust has called on the Scottish Government to meet its “moral obligation” to help children with epilepsy, so they can focus their funds on finding a cure.
3 Feb 2014 07:00 • Marie Sharp
TWO Musselburgh pubs have been rewarded for their commitment to customers and the community.
1 Feb 2014 13:00 • Marie Sharp
A PHOTOGRAPH of a duck captured at the mouth of Esk has set the bird world all aflutter after it was identified as the first ever official sighting of a rare scoter off the British coast.
28 Jan 2014 09:30 • Marie Sharp
THE Principal of Musselburgh’s Queen Margaret University is to swap her comfortable office for the streets, as she becomes a Big Issue seller for a day.
27 Jan 2014 09:00
Second World War veterans from Musselburgh joined members of Prestonpans Royal British Legion to raise awareness of local heroes at The Brunton last week.
26 Jan 2014 09:00
QUEEN Margaret University students are among the first in the world to benefit from financial support from Ryder Cup Europe.
21 Jan 2014 14:40
THE owners of a Musselburgh home disturbed a thief on returning to their property last night (Monday).
21 Jan 2014 09:30
MUSSELBURGH residents have hit out after East Lothian Council leased parking bays to TV, phone and broadband company Sky on the town’s already-congested High Street.
13 Jan 2014 13:30 • Cameron Ritchie
A “TEMPORARY” marquee could be in place at Musselburgh Racecourse for the next decade after contentious plans were given the green light.
13 Jan 2014 07:00
POLICE have issued a warning following reports of a fire at Tesco in Musselburgh last weekend.
10 Jan 2014 13:30
A NEW report into the flooding risks facing the county’s largest town – published as its local river, the Esk, burst its banks at the weekend – has revealed “extensive areas of Musselburgh are likely to be at significant risk of flooding” for years to come.
8 Jan 2014 07:00
THE Brunton in Musselburgh is to host live screenings of the very best theatre productions in the coming months as part of its new season.