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East Lothian Partnership: reducing inequalities

Published: Thursday 23rd February 2017

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2017-20 Budget sets aside more than £14million to boost East Lothian Economy

Published: Tuesday 21st February 2017

East Lothian Council today approved a £14m budget to grow East Lothian’s economy, boosting economic performance of the county.

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Thousands of children to benefit from school upgrade plans

Published: Tuesday 21st February 2017

Work on four new schools and a number of extensions will be supported by £97 million from East Lothian Council’s new budget.

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Improved community facilities a key part of East Lothian Council’s capital programme

Published: Tuesday 21st February 2017

The £169 million investment in capital projects across East Lothian over the next three years will secure benefits for dozens of communities – including new or upgraded community and sports facilities

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Major housing boost for county communities

Published: Tuesday 21st February 2017

A £144 million package of investment in council housing will be delivered over the next five years.

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Council backs budget to protect vital services, support communities and boost economy

Published: Tuesday 21st February 2017

Spending on vital local services including education and support for vulnerable people will continue to be protected by East Lothian Council, despite a further reduction in the Revenue Support Grant received from the Scottish Government.

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Dunbar and East Linton Area Partnership Annual Public Meeting

Published: Tuesday 21st February 2017

Open invite to Dunbar and East Linton Area Partnership meeting

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Wedding Fair offers couples many ideas for that special day!

Published: Friday 17th February 2017

Wedding Fair showcases Dunbar Town House as a venue

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Keeping our children safe

Published: Thursday 16th February 2017

East Lothian Council Depute Chief Executive for Resources and People Services Alex McCrorie writes...

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Library closure on Weds 22 Feb.

Published: Thursday 16th February 2017

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East Lothian Poverty Commission report launch

Published: Thursday 16th February 2017

Local residents invited to launch of East Lothian Poverty Commission's report

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East Lothian Champs to address event at Stormont on Friday

Published: Tuesday 14th February 2017

Flying the flag for care-experienced young people

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Council approves Air Quality Action Plan for Musselburgh

Published: Tuesday 14th February 2017

Range of short, medium and ongoing measures put forward.

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Council taking action on release of sky lanterns and balloons

Published: Tuesday 14th February 2017

Moves to protect wildlife and the environment.

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Report highlights strong financial management

Published: Tuesday 14th February 2017

Council maintains focus on delivering high-quality services.

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Cabinet supports bid for 20mph speed trial in Dunbar

Published: Tuesday 14th February 2017

Proposals for package of road safety measures across county also backed.

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Prestonpans Tree competes for European Tree of the Year

Published: Tuesday 7th February 2017

A copper beech tree known as 'The Ding Dong Tree', which is in the grounds of Prestonpans Primary School, is representing Scotland in the European Tree of the Year Competition.

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New extension for Dunbar Grammar agreed

Opportunity to view expansion plans for Dunbar Grammar School

Published: Tuesday 7th February 2017

Plans to extend Dunbar Grammar School will be on display at a public information session to be held at the secondary school later this month.

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Architect's impression of new community hospital, Haddingtin

Construction works at Roodlands Hospital (Phase 1)

Published: Tuesday 7th February 2017

Hospital Road entrance closed from 13 February 2017

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Anti-Social Behaviour Order for Tranent resident

Published: Monday 6th February 2017

A 40 year old man has been banned for 24 months from disturbing his neighbours by acting in an anti-social manner in and around his Tranent flat.

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Cold Callers Warning

Published: Monday 6th February 2017

East Lothian Trading Standards officers are reminding local residents not to give work to cold callers.

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Council backs plan for rail station reopening

Published: Wednesday 1st February 2017

Councils respond to Scottish Government’s proposal for East Linton and Reston stations

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Improvement plan recommendation accepted

Published: Tuesday 31st January 2017

Plan shows 'how much we value day centres and their role in improving health and social care in East Lothian'.

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Growing our communities

IJB to contribute to reduction in re-offending

Published: Tuesday 31st January 2017

Doing things differently and better

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Challenge Fund money to support jobless people in East Lothian

Published: Friday 27th January 2017

Do you run a charity or a social enterprise that could help support people in East Lothian back into work?

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Cockenzie Power Station site – Masterplan progress

Published: Wednesday 25th January 2017

A Masterplan for the former Cockenzie Power Station site is now up for public participation and review.

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Core paths progress

Published: Monday 23rd January 2017

More than £2 million has been spent improving the network of paths and cycle routes across East Lothian – and statistics show increasing numbers of people are using them.

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Council and churches team up to tackle local homelessness

Published: Friday 20th January 2017

Homelessness Sunday falls this weekend

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New parking enforcement to start in East Lothian

Published: Wednesday 18th January 2017

Drivers are advised to be aware of street signs and lines advising any restrictions

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