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Published: Saturday 30th August 2014

We are currently experiencing technical difficulties with our telephone lines into our Contact Centre.

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East Lothian pupils get active to get to school!

Published: Monday 1st September 2014

East Lothian pupils and parents have been praised for their efforts to leave the car at home and opt for greener and healthier ways to travel to school.

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Cockenzie Power Station

Cockenzie Power Station site

Published: Tuesday 26th August 2014

East Lothian Council considers the emerging opportunities offered by proposed redevelopment

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Sean Duffy, ScotRail’s Commercial Director, and Michael Veitch, Council transport spokesperson, holding giant ceremonial ticket

Working together to maintain and enhance rail services

Published: Wednesday 20th August 2014

East Lothian Council and train operator ScotRail have signed a concordat to work together to maintain and enhance rail services in the region.

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Traffic restrictions around schools during term time

Published: Tuesday 19th August 2014

Reminder to parents: Vehicle bans around Dunbar Primary, King's Meadow Primary, Haddington Infant School and St Mary's RC Primary during term time.

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Haddington Sheriff Court

Musselburgh man receives ASBO

Published: Thursday 14th August 2014

Order restricts number of visitors to property.

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Scottish Half Marathon

Published: Tuesday 12th August 2014

New race to be run in East Lothian on Saturday 6 September

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North Berwick Law Race 2014

Another record breaking turnout for the North Berwick Law Race

Published: Tuesday 12th August 2014

After a wet and windy day, the sun came out at the Harbour to welcome a record 291 runners to the 2014 North Berwick Law Race on Wednesday 6th August.

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Euromillions FIFA World Cup Online Lottery scam

Published: Tuesday 12th August 2014

Warning issued by Trading Standards of Euromillions FIFA World cup lottery scam

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Making tracks in East Lothian

Published: Monday 11th August 2014

Travel to and from Edinburgh by train from North Berwick or Dunbar?

More Transport and streets news.

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School students' exam work recognised

Published: Friday 8th August 2014

Cabinet Member for Education & Children's Services praises students' efforts

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Council's improved FOI process recognised

Published: Friday 8th August 2014

Council's approach to FOI highlighted as example of good practice

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Take control of your home energy

Published: Friday 8th August 2014

Tips to help householders save energy and money in their homes

More Planning and the environment news.

Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

Tributes paid to local Commonwealth Games competitors

Published: Thursday 7th August 2014

Council Leader pays tribute to the success and achievements of local sports men and women

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Benefits and arrears

Local accommodation providers warned about scam

Published: Thursday 7th August 2014

Local businesses alerted to financial scam

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Archaeology and Local History Fortnight

Archaeology and local history fortnight

Published: Tuesday 5th August 2014

Programme of events across the county celebrating its rich heritage

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World War One - Drumhead Service

Published: Wednesday 30th July 2014

Local residents invited to attend World War I Drumhead Service at Edinburgh Castle

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Child Safety

Free child car seat checking events with Good Egg Safety

Published: Wednesday 30th July 2014

Free car seat safety checks

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Twinning link supporting keen runners

Published: Tuesday 29th July 2014

Runners from Pardubice will compete in half marathon

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East Lothian Open Tennis Tournament 2014 breaks records

Published: Tuesday 29th July 2014

More than 500 players took part in this year's event

More Community life and leisure news.

Puffling

It's puffling time!

Published: Friday 25th July 2014

If you're in North Berwick - look out for young puffins.

More Community life and leisure news.

Athletes

Commonwealth athletes visit Athelstaneford Primary

Published: Thursday 24th July 2014

Athletes from Saint Kitts and Nevis inspired local youngsters

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Councillor Norman Hamshire, David Small, Gill Henry, Monica Patterson

Work starts on site for new council homes at Kellie Road, Dunbar

Published: Thursday 24th July 2014

Councillor Hampshire cuts the turf

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New East Lothian Community Rail Partnership

Published: Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Residents and visitors encouraged to provide their views on train services

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John Muir birthplace

John Muir Birthplace shortlisted for Green Tourism award

Published: Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Dunbar visitor attraction shortlisted in Green Tourism awards

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Improvement works to Musselburgh High Street

Published: Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Works to begin in early August

More Planning and the environment news.

Living East Lothian

Living newspaper Summer 2014

Published: Tuesday 22nd July 2014

The Summer edition of the Council newspaper Living is out now.

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Adult education classes

Gain confidence through adult learning

Published: Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Why not learn something new this autumn by enrolling in one of our exciting day and evening courses?

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Councillor Tim Day with some of the Samoan Team

Don't forget our 'Second Teams' at the Commwealth Games

Published: Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Cheer for Guernsey, Rwanda and Samoa too!

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Rena Gertz at the WWI exhibit at John Gray Centre, Haddington

Mod winner performs at WW1 event

Published: Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Rena Gertz heads to Benbecula to record programme for BBC Radio nan Gael

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