In this week's Courier, we have all the news from around the county plus a round up on all the great East Lothian success at the Beautiful Scotland awards, photographs from the East Lothian Horticultural Society and Stenton shows AND we're down to the top 10 in the race to be crowned this year's Pet Idol!

HADDINGTON... Thirty-strong team ready to get 'Pretty Muddy' to support mum-of-two's battle with cancer

NORTH BERWICK... Green-fingered volunteer announces plan to step down after gold success

DUNBAR... Dramatic rescue for Maisie the English springer spaniel

TRANENT... Actress takes centre stage in new hit BBC gameshow

COCKENZIE AND PORT SETON... Caring trainee nurse holding fundraiser in memory of her gran

DIRLETON... Housing plans rejected after proposal is described as "alien"

LONGNIDDRY... Call for answers after plans for more than 175 homes are lodged

SPORT... Haddington boss Joe Hamill admits his side "lost the plot" in derby drubbing