16 Apr 2014 09:30 • Joel Sked

‘No panic’ over future location of Recharge

RECHARGE youth facility is not allowing the uncertainty over its long-term base prevent it from making progress.

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16 Apr 2014 07:00

Charity gift on Tranent Belters' 40th birthday

TRANENT Belters celebrated their 40th anniversary in Wales last month and helped a twin club raise money for charity.

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15 Apr 2014 09:00

MSP turns DJ for the day at Tranent studio

THE county’s MSP recently took the opportunity to play DJ as a guest on community radio station Radio Saltire at its studio in Tranent.

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10 Apr 2014 11:30

Sad death of teenage boy in Tranent

TRIBUTES have been paid to a 14-year-old schoolboy who died in his sleep in the early hours of Monday morning.

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9 Apr 2014 09:00 • Joel Sked

Work starting at last on new housing development at Tranent Mains Farm

NEW housing is at last being built at Tranent’s north-east edge – years after planning permission was first sought.

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7 Apr 2014 09:30 • Joel Sked

Tranent's sporting heroes are recognised

SPORTING talent and commitment to sport in the community was celebrated at an awards evening in Tranent last Friday.

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1 Apr 2014 09:30 • Joel Sked

Fa’side partnership is county trailblazer

EAST Lothian’s first new area partnership – serving the Fa’side ward – is up and running following its inaugural meeting at the George Johnstone Centre in Tranent last month.

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24 Mar 2014 11:30 • Joel Sked

Tranent armoury craftsman's call to arms answered

A TRANENT armoury craftsman’s call to arms has been answered by more than 1,000 people from around the world.

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18 Mar 2014 07:00

End in sight for Tranent soft play campaign after mammoth cash boost

A FOUR-year battle to raise money for a new soft play area at the Loch Centre looks to be coming to an end.

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17 Mar 2014 11:30 • Joel Sked

Tranent singing starlet aiming high

A TRANENT singing starlet will be hitting the high notes next month after reaching the regional finals of a UK teen singing competition.

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12 Mar 2014 11:30 • Joel Sked

Julie’s cancer calendar move victory

A TRANENT mother has successfully campaigned to change the UK’s childhood cancer awareness month from December to September.

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12 Mar 2014 09:00 • Joel Sked

Tranent police officer up for award for youth work

A POLICE officer who has played a key role in breaking down barriers between youngsters in Tranent and police has been shortlisted for a national award.

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8 Mar 2014 09:00

Wellwishers gather for farewell to Tranent minister

NEARLY 100 members and friends of Tranent Parish Church gathered on Saturday afternoon for an informal farewell to their minister, the Rev Jan Gillies.

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4 Mar 2014 13:55

16-year-old arrested after reports of break-in at Tranent Medical Practice

A 16-YEAR-old has been charged with a housebreaking offence after reports of a break-in at Tranent Medical Practice last Friday.


4 Mar 2014 11:30 • Joel Sked

‘Victory for community’ in keeping police front counter

THE retention of Tranent Police Station’s front counter has been hailed as a “victory for the community”.

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19 Feb 2014 15:30 • Joel Sked

Special seat helps Virginie, six, to enjoy family life

A DISABLED Tranent girl who suffers from an extremely rare condition which affects her posture has been boosted by a specialist seating donation.

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18 Feb 2014 15:30 • Joel Sked

Walk with Scott the sequel starts gathering pace

PLANS for the sequel to the highly successful ‘Walk with Scott’ challenge are taking shape, with the backing of cricket teams in the county and the confirmation of the charities involved.

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14 Feb 2014 12:00 • Joel Sked

Student is stranded in flood-hit African nation

A FORMER Ross High School pupil is stranded in Burundi after flooding hit the East African country, claiming at least 50 lives.

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12 Feb 2014 09:00 • Joel Sked

Work starts on ‘long overdue’ extension to Tranent Health Centre

WORK has started on the “long overdue” extension to Tranent Health Centre, which is expected to be completed later this year.

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11 Feb 2014 09:30 • Joel Sked

Aldi set for Tranmare site

ALDI Stores has emerged as the frontrunner to occupy the site of the former Tranmare Hotel on Haddington Road and provide the area with 30 new jobs.

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