Local News

Gordon stands for election

As reported in the East Lothian Courier, local man Gordon Mackett has been selected to stand as the Scottish Conservative and Unionist candidate for the Tranent, Wallyford and Macmerry ward at this year's local elections.

Dunbar Corn Exchange future debated

In today's East Lothian Courier, Councillor Michael Veitch warns the cost of bringing the Dunbar Corn Exchange back in to use could be huge.

Traffic Warden return is welcomed

Reported in today's East Lothian Courier, Councillor Michael Veitch welcomes the return of Traffic Wardens to East Lothian.

Council Tax centralisation blow

In her column for the East Lothian Courier, Rachael Hamilton MSP outlines that the Scottish Government plans to centralise Council Tax will be a blow to East Lothian.

Kerevan should concentrate on the day job

Writing in the East Lothian Courier, Association Chairman Tim Jackson says that local MP George Kerevan and his SNP colleagues should concentrate on the day job.