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Customers urged to play their part in keeping Scotland’s Railway safe

Stay at home, save lives If you think it isn’t safe to board a train, don’t do it ScotRail is asking customers to follow Scottish Government guidelines on physical distancing and play their part in saving lives, as new measures are introduced across the network. The train operator has been running a key worker timetable…
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May 13, 2020 0

COVID 19 Resources Available In Translation

Please see the links below to some information from the Doctors of the World website with information on staying safe from COVID-19 including translation into numerous languages, including videos and information for parents and children. Video on ‘How to stay safe from COVID 19’ is available on the Doctors of the World website in many…
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May 6, 2020 0

#TurdTag

This years #TurdTag campaign starts this week. Check out the information below or head to the website by the link below to get involved. Help us log dog poo across neighbourhoods in Scotland as part of our #TurdTag fortnight. Have you seen an increase in bagged or unbagged dog poo in your neighbourhood? Did you…
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April 27, 2020 0

Scams Update In Partnership With Trading Standards Scotland

Scam Share this week looks at some of the most recent scams which have been reported by consumers across Scotland, including those related to the COVID-19 outbreak. The below topics are included:- Google reported this week that they are blocking around 18 million scam emails related to Covid-19 each day: a fifth of all hoax…
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April 24, 2020 0

Human Exploitation and Trafficking Across Scotland

Police Scotland’s National Human Trafficking Unit are appealing for your help as they seek any information which could assist them and other partner agencies identify potential victims of exploitation or Human Trafficking thus ensuring that the most vulnerable are protected at this difficult time. Across the world, many countries are in the midst of the unprecedented…
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April 22, 2020 0

Lookout For Suspicious Activity Around Mobile Phone Masts and Infrastructure

Neighbourhood Watch Scotland and the Scottish Partnership Against Rural crime are asking for your help in protecting all mobile phone masts in your area. Attacks have been widely reported in news coverage and loss of service to communities can have wide-ranging consequences particularly during the current Coronavirus situation. In light of recent criminal damage to telephone masts, Scottish Partnership…
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April 17, 2020 0

Poaching – East Lothian

Local officers from Police Scotland in the East Lothian area are appealing for any information with regards reports of possible deer and fish poaching, in particular between Tyninghame and Knowes Farm areas. Information has been received that person/s are not complying with current Coronavirus restrictions and have attended these areas after dusk in recent days…
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April 8, 2020 0

East Lothian Farmers in #ShearIsolation…for charity!

All over the country, by staying at home due to lockdown (and, if you’re a farmer, lambing, calving or sowing!), and isolation, many people will be missing a regular trip to the hairdresser. But never fear, you can now have a haircut and raise money for charity at the same time! Longniddry based marketing firm…
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April 6, 2020 0

Keeping Scotland’s Railway clean for key workers

Across the country, ScotRail staff are working round the clock to provide vital transport for key workers such as NHS staff, emergency workers and carers. ScotRail is operating a revised timetable to keep key workers moving, and by reducing the number of trains in service it has created opportunities for additional cleaning activities on trains,…
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April 3, 2020 0