Love East Lothian? What better time to make full use of our fantastic local businesses than Valentine’s Day?

Our high streets have everything from cards and gifts to delicious treats and flowers to cover the traditional Valentine’s Day shopping lists. Or if you’re looking to book a fantastic meal or a stay in a romantic spot – there are many eateries and a range of accommodation to choose from in East Lothian’s stunning coastal & countryside locations.

A number of our businesses have adapted and expanded their services in response to the challenges of COVID-19 too with new online ordering or delivery and collection services, making it even easier for you to Stay Safe, Suport Local, Love East Lothian.

A recent report in the Financial Times showed that East Lothian’s high streets had attracted more local spend during the pandemic than any other local authority area in the UK, so we know that East Lothian residents value the incredible range of businesses and services we have here.

Don’t forget the East Lothian Giftcard, which is more popular than ever and can be spent in a range of shops, service providers, leisure facilities, eateries and accommodation providers. You can order a card online or pick one up and load it with your chosen amount at certain venues in East Lothian. For more information on how to buy and where to spend a Giftcard, visit the website

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Published: Wednesday, 9th February 2022