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East Lothian

Police investigating ‘suspicious’ Fenton Barns fire

Police in East Lothian are investigating after a series of business units were set alight in the Fenton Barns area.

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Shelly Marciano has been to Easter Road to watch Ofir in action.

Supermodel wife of Hibs keeper Ofir Marciano has fallen in love with Edinburgh

THE ISRAELI supermodel wife of Hibs keeper Ofir Marciano has told how she has fallen in love with Edinburgh and hopes to continue her modelling career in Scotland.

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Drew Dodd at his work as an ambulance driver. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Death crash driver now behind wheel for Scottish Ambulance Service

A man convicted of causing death by dangerous driving and banned from the roads for four years is now driving ambulances as part of his job with the Scottish Ambulance Service.

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Aldi are to reopen in Musselburgh

Aldi to reopen in Musselburgh

Aldi will re-open the doors to its Musselburgh store following a refurbishment and significant extension on Thursday December 8 at 8.00am, with a ribbon cutting ceremony performed by Aldi Store Manager, Vikki Turner and representatives from Campie Primary School.

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Parents have been urged to vaccinate their children.

Lothian parents urged to vaccinate children against flu

Parents across the Lothians have been urged to get their 2 – 5 year old children vaccinated against flu.

Edinburgh
CALA Homes is planning to build 125 new homes on the former fire college site

Plans unveiled for 125 new homes at Gullane fire college site

IT’S been more than a year since Gullane’s historic fire training college shut its doors for the final time – but the site is now finally set for a new lease of life.

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Police investigating Haddington building site thefts

Police in East Lothian are appealing for witnesses after a building site was broken into resulting in the theft of thousands of pounds worth of tools and materials.

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Indecent exposure in Musselburgh

police are appealing for witnesses after a man indecently exposed himself in Musselburgh.

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Man attacked in Prestonpans while out for a morning walk

Man attacked in Prestonpans while out for a morning walk

Police in East Lothian are appealing for witnesses following a serious assault in Prestonpans.

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The cabbie was on the A1

Taxi driver killed in A1 crash

A TAXI driver has died in a road crash just after midnight.

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A post box

Post box stolen from East Lothian town

A POST box has been stolen in East Lothian – just ahead of the Christmas rush.

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Margo Alongi. Picture: Contributed

Carer who defrauded her elderly clients of £46,000 is jailed

A CARER, who fraudulently withdrew almost £46,000 from the bank accounts of two of her elderly patients by using their cash cards, has been jailed for two years.

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Sir John Lavery's 1921 painting of North Berwick's golf links has fetched 872,750 at auction.

Early portrait of women's golf sells at auction for nearly £900,000

A painting portraying a game of golf on one of the nation’s first courses to allow women to play went under the hammer for nearly £900,000 as it became the star lot in a sale of Scottish art.

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The warning has been issued for the East Lothian area

Heavy rain prompts flood warning for East Lothian

Police have urged East Lothian residents to remain vigilant as they moved to issue a flood warning for the Haddington area.

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Police release CCTV image following racist incident in Lidl

Police Scotland are releasing an image of a man they wish to speak to regarding an incident which occurred in Lidl on Newhailes Road, Musselburgh at approximately 8.20 pm on Saturday 30 April 2016, where a member of staff was racially abused and assaulted.

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Bogus workmen targeted an 85-year-old

Police appeal after bogus workman targets 85-year-old in Musselburgh

Police in East Lothian are appealing for witnesses after bogus workmen targeted an 85-year-old man in Musselburgh.

Edinburgh
Police are investigating collision between bus and BMW

Three seriously injured in East Lothian road smash

POLICE have launched an investigation after two men and a teenage girl were left with “life-changing” injuries after their BMW collided with a bus.
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The pair were arrested for drug offences.

Double arrest after heroin seized in Haddington

A 35-year-old woman and a 37-year-old man have been charged with offences under the Misuse of Drugs Act on Thursday November 17.

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Johnnie Meechan with some of the tradespeople who helped with the makeover. Picture: Jon Savage

Businessmen rally to give terminally ill man a garden makeover

Kind-hearted local businessmen have rallied round a terminally ill father of five to provide him and his family with a much-needed garden makeover.

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East Lothian actress set to get foot in Trump’s White House

Her whirlwind rise to fame has already taken her from East Lothian to Hollywood.

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