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Row of new housing

Consulting on East Lothian's future

Published: Wednesday 29th October 2014

East Lothian Councillors have approved the Main Issues Report (MIR) for consultation.

Fireworks display

Fireworks display

Published: Thursday 30th October 2014

Annual fireworks display at Fisherrow Links, Musselburgh

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Temporary traffic lights

Temporary traffic signals in Haddington

Published: Thursday 30th October 2014

There will be temporary traffic signals between Oaktree and Gateside for six weeks, commencing Monday 3rd November 2014.

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Trick or treaters - Please do not disturb

'Do not disturb' signs have been produced for Halloween

Published: Wednesday 29th October 2014

Police Scotland have produced two posters, one welcoming trick or treaters and the other asking not to be disturbed which can be displayed on Halloween.

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Jack and the Beanstalk at the Brunton!

Jack and the Beanstalk comes to The Brunton

Published: Wednesday 29th October 2014

Fee-fi-fo-fum! Jack and the Beanstalk is this year's pantomine at The Brunton theatre, running from Tuesday 25 November 2014 until Saturday 3 January 2015. Get your tickets now!

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Futures Fair

The Futures Fair is back!

Published: Tuesday 28th October 2014

Free information event for young people with additional support needs on 6 November at the Brunton, Musselburgh

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Every child deserves a family

Published: Tuesday 28th October 2014

Drop-in sessions for National Adoption Week 3-9 November 2014

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Time to celebrate – East and Midlothian Councils celebrate the achievements of their child-carers

Published: Tuesday 28th October 2014

Over 100 childcare workers get their awards

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Hogmanay Scotland

Hogmanay in the 'Honest Toun' 2014!

Published: Tuesday 28th October 2014

The Brunton is the place to be for Family Hogmanay.

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Care-leaver campaign

Time to Shine!

Published: Tuesday 28th October 2014

Customer services get behind care-leaver campaign

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First East Lothian Council Landlord’s Report launched

First East Lothian Council Landlord’s Report launched

Published: Tuesday 28th October 2014

How we perform as a landlord

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Scotland's environment - Our Environment Competiton

Our Environment Competition

Published: Friday 24th October 2014

Scotland’s Environment Website and SEPA are running the 'Our Environment Competition' for young people in Scotland, aimed at engaging them in issues relating to the environment.

More Child Health and Wellbeing news.

Ready for winter?

It’s time to get ready for winter

Published: Thursday 23rd October 2014

The Scottish Government and British Red Cross’s ‘Ready for Winter?’ campaign kicks off this week, with the message being not to become complacent after the past two years mild winters.

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Fraud word cloud

More than £100,000 returned during scam mail campaign

Published: Wednesday 22nd October 2014

More than 6,000 people across the UK have had money returned to them as a result of a new crackdown on prize draw mail scams.

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Cold calling- Don't buy it

Beware of cold callers offering new boilers under Green Deal scheme

Published: Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Trading standards officers are warning households in East Lothian to be wary if cold callers offer a new boiler for free under the Government’s Green Deal scheme.

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Main Issues Report (MIR)

Published: Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Council asked to approve the Main Issues Report (MIR) for public consultation

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Haddington Sheriff Court

Musselburgh tenant evicted following court action

Published: Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Council takes court action for eviction following drugs conviction

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The Railway Man

Film Edinburgh showcases East Lothian on screen

Published: Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Film Edinburgh has created a new movie map to highlight East Lothian's top 15 film locations.

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New local lettings plan for Prestonpans High Street

Prestonpans High Street Local Lettings Plan

Published: Tuesday 21st October 2014

Cabinet gives green light

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Young woman sitting next to elderly woman

Care agencies across East Lothian are recruiting for carers now

Published: Tuesday 21st October 2014

Find out more at the East Lothian Care Fairs 2014

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Met Office

Hurricane Gonzalo – Weather update

Published: Monday 20th October 2014

Periods of wind and rain are expected due to the remnants of Hurrican Gonzalo reaching the United Kingdom.

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Doug Allan

Doug Allan comes to The Brunton for Book Week

Published: Monday 20th October 2014

Legendary wildlife cameraman Doug Allan will be talking about his debut book, Freeze Frame – A Wildlife Cameraman’s Adventures on the Ice, on 24th November at the Brunton Theatre.

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Road Closed sign

Upcoming road closures around Victoria Park

Published: Friday 17th October 2014

Road closures around Victoria Park for essential work.

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The Scottish Good Egg Car Guide to In-car Safety

Scottish Good Egg Guide to In-Car Child Safety

Published: Thursday 16th October 2014

Parents and parents-to-be are urged to read the Scottish Good Egg Guide to In-Car Child Safety on the laws and best practice on choosing and using their first baby car seat.

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Young Scot

Smarter travel for East Lothian Schools

Published: Thursday 16th October 2014

Smart ticketing scheme for pupils travelling by bus between secondary schools.

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Signs - Road closed and diversion

Update: Waterloo Bridge road closure

Published: Wednesday 15th October 2014

Update: The road closure at Waterloo Bridge, Haddington, will continue through until midday tomorrow

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110 bus service

Positive changes to 110 and 123 bus services

Published: Tuesday 14th October 2014

Timetable changes to the 110 and 123 bus services.

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Deryn Dryden working behind the camera in the Sanctions video, in which he also starred

East Lothian launches its latest new benefits mini-soaps online

Published: Monday 13th October 2014

Supporting people worried about changes to their benefits

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Terry Murphy is a keen proponet of Signs of Safety

Signs of Safety could improve child protection in Scotland

Published: Monday 13th October 2014

Terry Murphy, former Director-General Department of the Child Protection and Family Support (DCPFS) in Western Australia, talks about how SOS has transformed child protection in Australia

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Angela Leitch and Sharon Saunders with some prospective Champions

Time to shine ...

Published: Thursday 9th October 2014

What can you do to support looked-after children?

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