Local News

East Lothian MP 'foolhardy' to call for a General Election

In a letter published in the East Lothian Courier, Association Chairman, Tim Jackson, highlights Labour languishing in the latest opinion polls whilst East Lothian MP Martin Whitfield calls for a General Election.

Scottish Government secrecy Over Inchcape Planning Report

The SNP Government have come under fire this week over their unwillingness the publish the findings and recommendations over the DPEA Report into the Inchcape application at the site of the former Cockenzie Power Station.

Cllr. Bruce calls for public input for upcoming budget

The Council has released their public consultation on the upcoming budget for East Lothian., It is the first look at some of the difficult choices that will be facing all Councillors like myself in the coming weeks .

Universal Credit Claims Not True

Following numerous claims that 10,000 Scottish people will be left ‘penniless’ at Christmas due to the implementation of Universal Credit link, Michelle Ballantyne, MSP for South Scotland, wants to set the record straight regarding Universal Credit claims.