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Joint initiative providing employment opportunities

Published: Tuesday 27th June 2017

Partnership project offered training and employment opportunities

John Muir House

Council Plan 2017-2022 approved

Published: Tuesday 27th June 2017

Five year Council Plan approved

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Legal book and scales

Dunbar resident served with interim ASBO

Published: Tuesday 27th June 2017

Dunbar resident served with Interim ASBO

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Prestonpans Head Teacher Sheila Laing awarded SCEL Fellowship

Published: Monday 26th June 2017

Sheila Laing, Head Teacher at Prestonpans Infant School, has been awarded a fellowship by the Scottish College for Educational Leadership (SCEL).

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Ormiston Primary scoop digital award

Published: Thursday 22nd June 2017

Ormiston Primary has gained national ‘Digital School’ status for excellence in digital technology in teaching and learning, the first East Lothian Council School to do so.

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Eddie Reid cuts the red ribbon at Pinkie St Peter's PS

Pinkie St Peter’s Primary celebrates new school extension

Published: Thursday 22nd June 2017

Pinkie St Peter’s celebrated the grand opening of their new school extension this week with a special ribbon cutting ceremony.

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Recycling

Kinwegar Recycling Centre – Customer advice

Published: Wednesday 21st June 2017

Temporary access restrictions to Kinwegar recycling site

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Signs - Road closed and diversion

Prestonpans March road closures 24 June

Published: Wednesday 21st June 2017

Information about temporary road closures and diversions

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Legal book and scales

Musselburgh man served with ASBO

Published: Tuesday 20th June 2017

Council pursues legal action following antisocial behaviour complaints

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Photo - Scottish pound notes

Statement of accounts

Published: Thursday 15th June 2017

Unaudited statement of accounts – 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017.

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Ross High pupils studying

Report gives positive insight into school leavers’ destinations

Published: Wednesday 14th June 2017

An increasing number of school leavers in East Lothian are going on to further education, training or employment.

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Marie Gentles and Councillor Fiona O'Donnell with HILDA

East Lothian IJB vice-chair gets to grips with HILDA

Published: Wednesday 14th June 2017

Councillor Fiona O'Donnell tries out new self-help website with East Lothian Health and Social Care Partnership's Marie Gentles

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School children

New anti-bullying policy marks commitment to foster respect for all

Published: Tuesday 13th June 2017

The Education Committee of East Lothian Council today approved ‘Respect for All’, a new anti-bullying policy.

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Have you seen one of these?

Can you help our telecare team

Published: Tuesday 13th June 2017

We're missing a quite a few wristband and pendant alarms - can you help us locate them?

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Haddington

Joint agency approach to tackling Haddington antisocial behaviour

Published: Tuesday 13th June 2017

Joint approach to antisocial behaviour leads to positive action

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Staff donate cheque to Food Bank project

East Lothian Council and MIIXER support Dunbar food bank

Published: Monday 12th June 2017

East Lothian Council has donated more than £250 to support Dunbar’s Basic Bank food bank project.

More Waste and recycling news.

Planning application form

First planning committee of new administration meets to discuss Gullane developments

Published: Thursday 8th June 2017

A number of planning applications were approved at the first meeting of the council's new planning committee on Tuesday 6 June.

More Planning and the environment news.

Winner Reduced Waste

Waste services award

Published: Thursday 8th June 2017

Excellence in the waste and recycling services provided by East Lothian Council has been recognised at a prestigious awards ceremony.

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East Lothian App

Launch of My East Lothian App

Published: Thursday 8th June 2017

A new App has been launched to help residents and visitors find information and report matters requiring action to East Lothian Council.

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Girls take part in the 'Girls in STEM' event at Queen Margaret University.

Event encourages East Lothian girls to explore STEM careers

Published: Wednesday 31st May 2017

50 girls from East Lothian secondary schools participated in a ‘Girls in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics’ initiative at QMU last week.

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Become a Get Connected Champion!

Published: Wednesday 31st May 2017

Making it easier for young people with additional support needs to access mainstream clubs and activities.

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The Brunton's Fringe programme

Escape to the Coast this Fringe!

Published: Tuesday 30th May 2017

The Brunton (Venue 191) is your Fringe venue by the coast this August, with eighteen amazing shows suitable for the whole family. Tickets are on sale now.

More Arts and entertainment news.

Interim Antisocial Behaviour Order for Dunbar resident

Published: Monday 29th May 2017

A 29 year old woman has been issued with an Interim Antisocial Behaviour Order that bans her from acting in an antisocial manner in and around her Dunbar home.

More Police, courts and criminal justice news.

Blossom Tree

The Robert Noble Centenary Exhibition

Published: Thursday 25th May 2017

Painting the Landscape of East Lothian is a major new exhibition now on show the John Gray Centre Museum, Haddington until 5 July 2017.

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KT Tunstall

Singer gives motivational speech to young pupils

Published: Tuesday 23rd May 2017

KT Tunstall inspires young pupils at Knox Academy

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Administration roles confirmed as new-look council holds first meeting

Published: Tuesday 23rd May 2017

The first meeting of East Lothian Council following this month’s local election was held today (Tuesday, May 23), when councillors were appointed to key Administration and other roles.

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Festival of Museums

Richness of East Lothian’s Heritage

Published: Friday 12th May 2017

In the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, East Lothian’s Museums Service celebrates the richness of East Lothian’s intriguing history, impressive cultural heritage.

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Legal book and scales

Interim ASBO served on Musselburgh resident

Published: Friday 12th May 2017

Joint Safer Communities and Police Scotland approach to antisocial behaviour

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Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Published: Thursday 11th May 2017

Details of route, road closures and parking restrictions

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Growing our communities

We want to know what you think of our plan to reduce re-offending

Published: Thursday 11th May 2017

Improving criminal justice outcomes in East Lothian

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