29 Aug 2014 15:30
A FOOTBALL tournament was held in memory of a popular former Hearts player from Musselburgh at Olive Bank at the weekend.
27 Aug 2014 07:00
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.
26 Aug 2014 11:30 • Marie Sharp
FORMER Musselburgh fisherman turned crime writer Peter Ritchie has released his second book.
19 Aug 2014 09:30 • Marie Sharp
A MEMORIAL book containing the names of 599 men and a woman from Musselburgh and its district who died during the First World War is about to be published.
18 Aug 2014 09:00
East Lothian’s newest community rowing club has just received a massive boost to build a second boat and get more people on the water.
17 Aug 2014 11:00 • Cameron Ritchie
HELMETS, medals, posters and photographs are all part of a new exhibition now open at Musselburgh Museum which pays tribute to those who fought in the First World War.
13 Aug 2014 09:30 • Marie Sharp
DEVELOPERS refused permission to build houses at Old Craighall – which would have doubled the size of the community there – have appealed to the Scottish Government.
12 Aug 2014 07:00
MUMS Elaine Burgess, Kerry McLean and Tracy McCroskery – who work together at Loretto Junior School – have celebrated turning 40 by covering 47 miles in six days during a sponsored cycle, raising over £5,000 for county charity The Teapot Trust.
3 Aug 2014 09:00 • Marie Sharp
THE Musselburgh Festival has been hailed as a huge success by the Honest Toun’s Association (HTA) president Neil Wilson.
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.
30 Jul 2014 09:30 • Marie Sharp
THE notebook of a First World War soldier from East Lothian has given an extraordinary insight into life in the battlefields.
30 Jul 2014 09:00
A MUSSELBURGH optician has become one of the first in Scotland to offer cutting-edge Google Glass spectacles.
29 Jul 2014 13:30
MUSSELBURGH residents are being warned they face disruption on High Street as East Lothian Council starts road improvements expected to take four months to complete.
28 Jul 2014 07:00
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.
22 Jul 2014 09:30 • Marie Sharp
A FORMER Musselburgh Grammar School head girl has published her second book of poetry and short stories.
21 Jul 2014 09:00
LORETTO School’s maths wizards have been placed in the top two per cent of a UK-wide competition.
18 Jul 2014 11:30 • Marie Sharp
MUSSELBURGH Festival 2014 aims to be bigger and better than ever this year, with more to do and fun for all the family.
10 Jul 2014 10:00
Two men have been charged with buying alcohol for youths in two separate incidents in East Lothian.
8 Jul 2014 15:00
TRIBUTES have been paid to a 14-year-old Musselburgh teenager who drowned in a swimming accident on Monday evening.
5 Jul 2014 09:00
MUSSELBURGH Grammar School’s headteacher Ronnie Summers is moving to a new post after 11 years in charge of the county’s largest secondary school.