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28 Jul 2015 11:30 • Gavin Harper

Boxing gym’s future safe, despite shop plan go-ahead

Plans have been approved for a change of use at the Bronx Boxing Gym – but those behind the gym insist its future is safe, for now at least.
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27 Jul 2015 09:00

MP Kerevan finds out about site’s ‘great importance’

East Lothian MP George Kerevan attended the APOGI (A Place of Great Importance) project in Tranent last Friday evening.
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17 Jul 2015 13:30 • Gavin Harper

Sad loss of Tranent stalwart Jimmy Ross the ‘end of an era’

Tributes have been paid from across the Tranent community to Jimmy Ross, who died last week.
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14 Jul 2015 09:30 • Gavin Harper

Opening of new Asda Tranent store is delayed again

Asda bosses have announced a further delay to the opening of their Tranent store.
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14 Jul 2015 07:00

Radio station moves into new home

Radio Saltire opened its doors to its new home last week, with the help of a leading Scottish DJ.
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8 Jul 2015 15:30

Judoka Callum takes top prize at Ross High Sports Personality of the Year

The second Ross High School Sports Personality of the Year Awards took place last month, with Callum Wilson scooping the main prize.
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8 Jul 2015 09:00 • Gavin Harper

Recharge is staying put, says project manager

Youth group Recharge has no plans to leave its current home on Church Street, according to project manager Alan Bell.
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6 Jul 2015 15:30 • Gavin Harper

Tranent man's incredible desert run

A kind-hearted Tranent runner has completed one of the world’s most difficult races, and raised more than £11,500 for a charity which helped his deaf niece.
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5 Jul 2015 11:00 • Marie Sharp

Written warning given to grocer for underage sale in Tranent store

A LICENSED grocer who sold alcohol to an underage girl during a police operation has been given a written warning by East Lothian Council’s licensing board.
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3 Jul 2015 15:30

Family and friends remember Sean at football tribute

There was a poignant football match held in Tranent on Saturday, as friends and family gathered to remember Sean Jardine.
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1 Jul 2015 11:30 • Gavin Harper

Opening of new Asda store in Tranent pushed back till August

The opening of Tranent’s new Asda store has been delayed by a further month, and will now take place in August.
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29 Jun 2015 11:40 • Gavin Harper

Former Tranent Day Centre put up for sale

The former Tranent Day Centre building, owned by The Co-operative, has been put up for sale, some six months after it was last in use.
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23 Jun 2015 11:30 • Gavin Harper

Actor Gordon lends his support to The Fraser Centre

Actor Gordon Kennedy has become The Fraser Centre Community Trust’s first patron.
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16 Jun 2015 09:00

£1k gift edges walk challenge total closer to £100,000

More than £17,000 has been raised by this year’s Walk with Scott charity challenge – bringing the total it has raised over three years closer to the £100,000 mark.
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15 Jun 2015 09:30

Outgoing gala chairman declares gala day a great success

Organisers have hailed this year’s Tranent Children’s Gala as a massive success, despite less than favourable weather conditions.
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11 Jun 2015 16:00

Sponsorship will allow Fraser Centre to continue cinema screenings

The Fraser Centre has secured a handsome sponsorship deal with M&F Funeral Services that allows it to continue its popular cinema for a third year.
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7 Jun 2015 10:00

Work progressing well on new Aldi store for Tranent

Tranent’s new Aldi supermarket is on course to open before Christmas.

1 Jun 2015 12:33

Tranent and Elphinstone Community Council chair resigns from the group

Tranent and Elphinstone Community Council has a new chairman, after Colin Martin stood down at the group’s most recent meeting.

19 May 2015 06:48

Social Enterprise of the Year triumph for Tranent organisation

Tranent-based Progressive Sports Development was celebrating as it scooped a Social Enterprise of the Year award.

18 May 2015 08:44

Progress on 20mph plan for Muirpark area

Plans are in place that could see a long-awaited speed restriction introduced in a busy area of Tranent.

15 May 2015 09:27

Visions for the future of Tranent town centre unveiled

Members of the public are being encouraged to give their views on the recent Tranent town centre charrette, after visions for the future of the town centre were unveiled.

13 May 2015 12:07

Sprint legend McNeill’s APOGI gifts

A former sprint champion was the latest Tranent resident to put his name to the APOGI project.

13 May 2015 12:07

Tranent’s sporting heroes are honoured

There was a particularly poignant presentation when Tranent’s sporting prowess was celebrated at the recent Tranent and District Community Sports Club (TDCSC) Awards.

13 May 2015 12:07

Third and final annual ‘Walk with Scott’ challenge a great success

MORE than 100 people joined professional entertainer Scott Glynn in his third and final annual Walk with Scott challenge as he and his foot soldiers trekked almost 60 miles in two days to raise thousands of pounds for charity.

13 May 2015 12:07

Teenager charged with rape

A TRANENT teenager has appeared in court charged with rape following an alleged incident in the town last Friday.

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