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East Coast Buses has announced timetable and fare information as part of its package to rescue key services in East Lothian. A wholly-owned subsidiary and part of the Lothian Buses family of companies, the operator is set to introduce new routes in addition to the continuation of existing commercial and school provisions. The company will…
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July 28, 2016 0

East Coast Buses Fare & Timetable Info

What will the fares be? The EastCoastbuses network is split up into zones – with tickets available for both single-zone and multi-zone journeys.   Single tickets Travel in 1 zone or 2 zones (if it includes city zone a) Adult: £1.60 Child: £0.80 Travel in 2 or 3 zones Adult: £2.60 Child: £1.30 Travel in 4 zones…
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July 27, 2016 0


RAGES has organised an open meeting and invited Phil Verster, Managing Director of ScotRail Alliance, to discuss the current and future operation of the Edinburgh to North Berwick and Dunbar service and the future service to Berwick.  The meeting will be held in Prestonpans Town Hall on 25th July 2016 at 19:00 until 21:00. All…
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July 17, 2016 0

NC500 Solo Tractor Journey Raises Over £4,000 for RSABI

An East Lothian farmer who took on the NC500 route in a tractor last month has raised a total of £4313.75 for RSABI’s ‘Help us help them’ campaign. John Meikle, of Hoprig Mains, near Gladsmuir, spent three days in June driving a brand new Massey Ferguson around the NC500 route in the Highlands of Scotland…
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July 12, 2016 0

Win a Copy of Secret Edinburgh An Unusual Guide!

Discover hidden gardens and clandestine art that even the neighbours overlook, visit the strangest of museums, get water-boarded in a prototype Jacuzzi and traumatised by Rabelaisian rafters, decrypt mysterious Masonic markings, step inside an Icelandic lava grotto, travel to the Wild West of Morningside, learn the secrets of Mrs Coade’s stone, sniff out the dogs…
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July 9, 2016 0

Viridor plant to benefit from tech boost

Valmet has signed an agreement with Babcock & Wilcox Vølund A/S to supply automation technology for the new Dunbar energy recovery facility (EFR). Advanced automation solutions will make it possible to efficiently control the renewable energy recovery process and to manage plant operations. Once in operation in late 2017, the Dunbar ERF will have a…
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June 23, 2016 0

Learn CPR: 19 June 2016

RLSS ScottishRegion ‏@rlssuk_Scottish Visit @RLSSUK this Sunday in #Musselburgh @eastlothian @Tesco and help #StopDrowning learn #CPR @SaveALifeScot #DPW

June 16, 2016 0

North Berwick Kayak Hire Demo Day: 2 July 2016

North Berwick Kayak ‏@nbkayakhire 2h2 hours ago Our second FREE demo day of the year is planned for Saturday 2nd of July on North Berwick East Beach 9am-12pm.

June 16, 2016 0

Bike Curious Family Workshop: 18 June 2016

Do you know your trailer from your tagalong and your bike seat from your bakfiets? Would you like to transport your family by bike but just don’t know where to start – or are you looking to graduate from a bike seat to a trailer or a tandem? Worried a new addition to the family…
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June 16, 2016 0

Scotrail strike days!

UPDATE 16.6.16: See Scotrail’s dedicated travel advice site here:   RAIL UNION RMT today confirmed a campaign of strike action and industrial action short of a strike over the extension of Driver Only Operation and Driver Controlled operation on Scotrail. The action will commence as follows; Strikes •    0001 hours and 2359 hours Tuesday…
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June 15, 2016 0