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28 Aug 2015 17:30 • Cameron Ritchie

Scott does the honours as long-awaited Asda opens

MORE than 350 people queued outside as Tranent’s new Asda store finally opened its doors last Thursday morning.
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25 Aug 2015 07:00

Date for Tranent's fireworks confirmed

The date has been confirmed for this year’s Fa’side Family Fireworks display, to be held in November.
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24 Aug 2015 09:30 • Gavin Harper

So long to long locks for kind Tranent youngster

A KIND-hearted Tranent youngster has said goodbye to her long hair in the name of charity.
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20 Aug 2015 10:50

Man appears in court accused of thefts in Tranent

A MAN appeared in court yesterday (Wednesday) charged with attempting to break into a house in Tranent and theft.

18 Aug 2015 09:00 • Gavin Harper

Opening date for Aldi supermarket in Tranent still to be confirmed

An opening date is yet to be confirmed for Aldi’s new supermarket in Tranent, despite rumours it might open in October.
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17 Aug 2015 15:55

Three slip-in thefts in Tranent over the weekend

THREE slip-in thefts took place at homes in Tranent this weekend and police are appealing for information.

17 Aug 2015 11:30 • Gavin Harper

Kind-hearted Joyce’s £10k mission to fight dementia

A kind-hearted local fundraiser has set her sights on raising £10,000 for Dementia Friendly Tranent with a weekend of events later this month.
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10 Aug 2015 09:30 • Gavin Harper

It’s time to celebrate as Recharge turns 10

IT WAS celebration time at Recharge last week as the popular youth facility marked a decade of existence.
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9 Aug 2015 09:00 • Gavin Harper

Italian restaurant on Tranent High Street nearing completion

Preparation is well under way for the opening of an Italian restaurant on Tranent High Street.
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8 Aug 2015 09:00 • Gavin Harper

New and improved signage is set to give a nod to Tranent’s history

Tranent is set to benefit from new signage reflecting its history, thanks to the Fa’side Area Partnership.
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7 Aug 2015 07:00 • Gavin Harper

Scott Glynn given honour of new Tranent Asda store opening

Scott Glynn has been nominated to open Tranent’s long-awaited Asda store next month.
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5 Aug 2015 11:30 • Gavin Harper

Arrival of new supermarkets in Tranent nears

Building work is “progressing well” ahead of Aldi’s opening in Tranent later this year.
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4 Aug 2015 09:30 • Gavin Harper

New 20mph speed limit is rolled out in Muirpark area of Tranent

Long-awaited plans for reduced speed limits in the Muirpark area of Tranent are going ahead.
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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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