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John Bellany Day Centre

Published: Wednesday 25th March 2015

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Food for thought at 2015 Tourism Conference

Published: Thursday 26th March 2015

Another highly successful tourism conference took place at the Brunton, Musselburgh, this week and gave attendees food for thought in more ways than one.

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Earth Hour 2015

Light's out for Earth Hour!

Published: Wednesday 25th March 2015

East Lothian Council is helping to build a brighter future by supporting WWF’s Earth Hour, a spectacular and symbolic lights out event that focuses the world’s attention on our planet.

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Butterflies sculpture

The Butterflies...

Published: Friday 20th March 2015

The mysterious Butterflies sculpture, made from books and anonymously found in cultural locations in Edinburgh in 2011, were given as gifts to the people in the city of Edinburgh.

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East Lothian Council meet with new Scotrail operators

Published: Friday 20th March 2015

Representatives from East Lothian Council attended a briefing event, organised by SEStran, with new Scotrail operators Abellio on Friday 13th March at the Scotsman Hotel, Edinburgh.

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New Spring Programme at The Brunton

Published: Friday 20th March 2015

East Lothian’s main live events programmer is in full bloom with events running from April until July featuring the most entertaining productions by some of the best companies touring the UK today.

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Puppet Animation Festival returns to East Lothian

Published: Thursday 19th March 2015

The Puppet Animation Festival returns to venues across East Lothian this spring, as the region plays host to 8 puppet theatre companies and, for the first time, 2 puppet workshops.

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Tour of Britain comes to East Lothian

Published: Wednesday 18th March 2015

Scotland will welcome two stages of the Friends Life Tour of Britain this September, as British Cycling’s premier road cycling event comes to the country on two separate days for the first time ever.

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Thank you to all our social workers!

World Social Work Day 2015

Published: Monday 16th March 2015

'Thank you to all our social workers...'

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Council scoops Gold CoSLA Award

Published: Friday 13th March 2015

Educational initiative wins innovation and improvement award

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Tranent High Street

Help us design a new town centre for Tranent

Published: Wednesday 11th March 2015

Come along to our Tranent community charrette events at the end of March

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Partnership Funding

Partnership Funding of £1.925 million approved by East Lothian Council

Published: Wednesday 11th March 2015

Good news for local groups and communities!

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East Lothian Council’s Adult Wellbeing Service set to pay out £1.35 million to third-sector agencies

Published: Tuesday 10th March 2015

'Partnership working is central to achieving good outcomes'

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North Berwick parking to be improved

Published: Tuesday 10th March 2015

The East Lothian Council Cabinet yesterday agreed on a three year strategy to improve parking provision in North Berwick.

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Fly a flag for the Commonwealth 2015

Flying the flag for Commonwealth Day

Published: Monday 9th March 2015

Children from schools around East Lothian help the Lord Lieutenant and Provost of East Lothian raise the Commonwealth flag above Haddington Townhouse for Commonwealth Day.

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Upcoming roadworks

Published: Friday 6th March 2015

Details of upcoming roadworks

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Disc Golf - Dunbar

Disc Golf tournament comes to Dunbar!

Published: Friday 6th March 2015

Over 70 disc golfers from around the world descend on East Lothian as the biggest game of the season kicks off.

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'Hero' pupil praised at special school assembly

Published: Friday 6th March 2015

P7 pupil surprised with award at schools assembly

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European Senior Tour

Scottish Senior Open moves to Archerfield Links

Published: Friday 6th March 2015

The Scottish Senior Open will be played at Archerfield Links Golf Club for the first time.

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Vote SYP Elections 2015

Young Scots of East Lothian campaign for votes

Published: Thursday 5th March 2015

Young people across East Lothian are campaigning for votes to become Members of the Scottish Youth Parliament (MSYPs), as the voting officially opens for the 2015 SYP Elections.

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Road closures - March

Published: Thursday 26th February 2015

There will be road closures this March for two, five day, periods in the Port Seton/Cockenzie area.

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Cockenzie Power Station

Council asks for clarity over Cockenzie

Published: Wednesday 25th February 2015

Clarification required over future of former power station site

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Bowling

Bowler receives lifetime achievement award

Published: Wednesday 25th February 2015

Council Depute Provost presents Alex Marshall MBE with award

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Warning about VAT number scam

Published: Tuesday 24th February 2015

Local businesses warned about VAT registration scam

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Calling local allotment gardeners!

Published: Wednesday 18th February 2015

New photography project focuses on local allotments.

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CAPS launches consultation on crisis care in East Lothian

Published: Tuesday 17th February 2015

CAPS Advocacy Service is carrying out an independent consultation on crisis services for people with mental-health issues

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Musselburgh Grammar School

Public Meeting - Lewisvale Park

Published: Friday 13th February 2015

Public meeting at Musselburgh Grammar School to discuss the proposed new children's home at Lewisvale, Musselburgh.

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Shop Local prize draw 2014

Shopping local reaps rewards!

Published: Thursday 12th February 2015

Joint winners for first prize in the 2014 Shop Local competition!

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Benefits and arrears

New Council Budget approved

Published: Tuesday 10th February 2015

Special Council meeting held on Tuesday 10 February

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Be Online this Spring

Published: Tuesday 10th February 2015

Events to help you get online this Spring

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