Lothian Loop

East Lothian honoured

Companion of the Bath awarded to Dr Philip John RYCROFT (Dunbar) Director General, Deputy Prime Minister’s Office. For services to the UK’s Devolved and Coalition Governments.   OBE awarded to Derek Meldrum EDMUNDS Specialist Volunteer Tribunal and Court Adviser, Haddington Citizens Advice Bureau. For services to the community in East Lothian.   See the full…
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December 30, 2013 0

A Flowery Christmas

What exactly is “ethical consumerism”? At it’s simplest, it’s shopping with a conscience.  In reality it’s making purchases (or abstaining from making purchases) in accordance with your personal values – in other words, putting your money wear your mouth is. Think “F.L.O.W.E.R.Y” Fairtrade Since 2011, East Lothian has been a Fairtrade County.  Fairtrade products are…
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December 9, 2013 0

Emergency details

Print copies off now (i.e. before you need it!), add your contact details and give copies to your vulnerable neighbours. Click to open: emergency_contacts (pdf) www Twitter Phone Ready Scotland readyscotland.org @Readyscotland 08457 741 741 Samaritans samaritans.org @samaritans 08457 90 90 90 NHS24 nhs24.com @nhs24 08454 24 24 24 Traffic Scotland trafficscotland.org @trafficscotland 0800 028…
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December 3, 2013 0