25 Nov 2014 13:30 • Gavin Harper

Friends, five, able to walk together for the first time

A TRANENT five-year-old who has raised more than £1,000 to help a disabled classmate to walk stepped out hand-in-hand with her friend across the Forth Road Bridge on Sunday.

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19 Nov 2014 09:00 • Gavin Harper

Cash is sought for dementia friendly project in Tranent

An application for a grant has been lodged to help promote dementia-friendly ideas in Tranent, including redeveloping the stand at the town’s football ground to make it more suitable for those affected by the condition.

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18 Nov 2014 09:00 • Gavin Harper

Tranent soldier plays his part in recruitment drive

AN Army Reserve Lance Corporal is doing his bit to encourage others to sign up.

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14 Nov 2014 11:30 • Gavin Harper

Caitlyn rubs shoulders with the stars at MTV European Music Awards

A Tranent teenager rubbed shoulders with showbiz royalty on Sunday evening at the MTV European Music Awards (EMAs) in Glasgow.

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10 Nov 2014 09:00 • Gavin Harper

Happy birthday Ross High School

Ross High School celebrated its diamond anniversary over the weekend by hosting a number of events.

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4 Nov 2014 11:30 • Gavin Harper

School pays tribute to popular teen who lost his cancer battle

THE Ross High School community gathered to remember pupil Sean Jardine, who passed away in August.

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29 Oct 2014 09:30 • Gavin Harper

Rab’s a Star for his computing work

A FORMER sheet metal worker in his 50s is in the running for a second prestigious award. . . in computing.

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17 Oct 2014 10:30 • Gavin Harper

Adam takes a stand to remember his dad

A Tranent man is set to take a stand in memory of his late father.

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14 Oct 2014 17:40

Concern growing for missing man last seen in Tranent

Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of a man who has not been seen since last Friday, in Tranent.


13 Oct 2014 11:30 • Gavin Harper

Kind Orla, 5, on a mission to help Windygoul Primary School classmate to walk

A KIND-hearted Tranent five-year-old is on a mission to help a classmate to walk.

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6 Oct 2014 11:30 • Gavin Harper

Tranent Aldi supermarket set to open by Christmas 2015

Supermarket chain Aldi is hopeful of moving into its Tranent store earlier than first predicted.

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4 Oct 2014 10:05

Emotional sports award tribute to mother of much-loved Tranent teenager Kyle Wood

A special presentation was made at last night's (Friday's) East Lothian Celebrating Sport Awards to Tranent's Susanne Wood, in honour of her son Kyle and for her dedication to Lothian Leopards Disability Athletic Club.

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1 Oct 2014 07:00

Kids delighted at bowls legend Tattie’s visit

Tranent Beavers and Cubs were entertained by town sporting legend Alex Marshall recently.

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29 Sep 2014 11:30 • Gavin Harper

Tranent dementia day declared a success

Organisers of a dementia-friendly day in Tranent have hailed the event as a “great afternoon”.

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27 Sep 2014 09:00 • Gavin Harper

Inspirational ex-soldier Stevie who lost both legs completes epic endurance challenge

A Tranent soldier who lost both legs in an enemy explosion in Afghanistan completed one of the country’s toughest sporting events last weekend – and was joined for part of the journey by his pet dog, who is a fellow amputee.

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24 Sep 2014 07:00

Ellie left dancing for joy

There was cause for a celebration for a Tranent youngster as she scooped an array of medals at a prestigious Highland Gathering.

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22 Sep 2014 09:30 • Gavin Harper

End of an era at well known Tranent grocers

There was a significant change to Tranent High Street this week, with Bobby Marr handing over the reins of his grocer’s shop.

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17 Sep 2014 11:30 • Gavin Harper

Three Peaks fall to intrepid Tranent duo’s endurance

A Tranent duo stood up to an impressive test of endurance at the weekend to raise money for charity.

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10 Sep 2014 09:30 • Cameron Ritchie

New Tranent restaurant gets a pizza the action

COUNCILLORS have shown they have a big appetite for an Italian restaurant taking over an empty shop on Tranent High Street.

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9 Sep 2014 09:00 • Gavin Harper

October opening for new Tranent care home

A multi-million pound Tranent care home is set to open its doors next month.

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