Musselburgh carer on trial for client fraud

A CARER allegedly stole thousands of pounds of cash from her clients by using their debit card to withdraw money which was meant for them, a court has heard.

X Factor contestant Caitlyn Vanbeck. Picture: Ian Georgeson

X-Factor contestant Caitlyn Vanbeck hopes it is second time lucky

HER dream of winning the X Factor came crashing down last year when she was sent home after the show’s gruelling six-chair challenge.

Lightweight weightlifter Michael Yule celebrates after he became the United Kingdom's first gold medal winner at the Invictus Games 2016. Picture; Peter Byrne

Musselburgh powerlifter aiming for Gold at Rio

Prince Harry roared him to victory as he secured a precious Gold medal for this country at the Invictus Games – now Micky Yule is ready to power his way to victory again as a key member of Team GB hoping to bag a record medal haul at the Paralympics in Rio, which start this week.

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East Lothian woman faces jail following assault at Michael Jackson tribute night

An East Lothian woman who smashed a glass into a woman’s face at a Michael Jackson tribute night is facing a jail sentence.

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Police probe dog mauling in Musselburgh

Police probe dog mauling in Musselburgh

A dog and its owner were attacked by another canine in a Lothian town.

HRH The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh attend two races at Musselburgh Racecourse. Picture; Greg Macvean

Musselburgh racecourse names new race after The Queen

Musselburgh racecourse has been given Royal approval to name a new race after The Queen.

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The Queen at Musselburgh Racecourse. Picture: Greg Macvean

No winner for Queen at Musselburgh Racecourse

THE sun may have been shining down on the Queen but Lady Luck was nowhere to be seen as she cheered on her own horses at Musselburgh Racecourse.

The bible has been described as the world's best sex manual. Picture: Cate Gillon

God wants us to have “great sex”, says East Lothian minister

A PREACHER told a packed Sunday congregation in East Lothian that the Bible is the world’s best sex manual.

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Musselburgh Racecourse stalwarts Adam and Elaine Nish. Picture: contributed

Musselburgh pair to give bicentenary blooms to Queen

A COUPLE who have clocked up 80 years service between them at Scotland’s oldest racecourse will present flowers to the Queen when she visits today.

Lothian Buses will operate the East Lothian services.

Lothian Buses deal to save East Lothian services and jobs

THREATENED bus services in East Lothian have been saved following a rescue package from Lothian Buses.

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Work is carried out on the sculpture at Had-Fab. Picture: contributed

Musselburgh horse racing sculpture to be unveiled by Queen

A SCULPTURE marking two centuries of racing in Musselburgh will be unveiled by the Queen next week.

The Queen during a previous visit to Musselburgh Racecourse. Picture: Bill Henry

Musselburgh Racecourse prepares for Royal visit

THE Queen is set to visit Musselburgh Racecourse next week as part of celebrations marking the 200th anniversary of the East Lothian course.

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Musselburgh is staging the event.

Edinburgh church to give tips on ‘how to have great sex’

Typically a Sunday service would not be the first port of call for couples wishing to spice up their sex life.

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Lifelong Hibs fan dies happy after Scottish Cup Final win

HE was a lifelong Hibs fan who travelled far and wide to see his beloved team play.

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The River Esk at a higher level than usual in Musselburgh in January this year. Picture: Scott Louden

£2m Musselburgh flood defence system earmarked for 2019

A £2 MILLION flood defence system is set to be built along the River Esk in Musselburgh within the next few years, East Lothian Council has revealed.

Dressing to impress is a must at Ladies Day. Picture: Scott Taylor

Musselburgh Racecourse Ladies Day: Winning in the style stakes

LOOKING for some hot tips ahead of this year’s event? Claire Gardner has got the answers to winning in the style stakes

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Prince Harry poses for a photo after presenting a gold medal to lightweight weightlifter Michael Yule and his mother Jennifer. Picture: PA

Paralympian Micky Yule wins Britain’s first Invictus Games gold medal

Paralympian Micky Yule powered his way to Britain’s first Invictus Games gold medal and had Prince Harry shouting out his name in support.

Musselburgh Racecourse at the turn of the 20th century. Picture: contributed

Musselburgh Racecourse seeking artefacts and memorabilia

MUSSELBURGH Racecourse is celebrating its 200th birthday this year and is calling for help to mark the milestone.


Scottish Parliament election 2016 constituency result: Midlothian North and Musselburgh

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Lothian has suffered as part of a nationwide recruitment crisis. File picture: Ian Georgeson

NHS takes over fifth Lothian GP surgery as crisis deepens

HEALTH bosses have been parachuted in to take over a fifth GP surgery in Lothian amid concerns of a deepening crisis among family doctors.

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