National Museum of Flight Survey

Scotinform, an independent research agency based in Edinburgh are currently undertaking some work for the National Museum of Flight, gathering the views and opinions of people who live in the area to help shape the Museum’s future. An online survey has been prepared to ask residents about their experiences of National Museum of Flight, and…Continue readingNational Museum of Flight Survey

Free Transport to Vaccine Appointment for People with Mobility Challenges

Handicabs (HcL) are offering FREE transport for people with mobility challenges to get their covid-19 vaccine. Any person who has challenges with getting out and about due to age, disability, heath issues, additional support needs or geographic remoteness is eligible to use the service. You do not need to be registered with HcL already. Bookings are…Continue readingFree Transport to Vaccine Appointment for People with Mobility Challenges

Ageing Well Activities for Over 50’s

The Ageing Well project promotes healthy lifestyles for people over 50 in East Lothian. The project is a partnership between NHS Lothian and East Lothian Council. The Ageing Well project aims to maintain and promote the physical and mental health, well being and quality of life for people over 50 in East Lothian through a…Continue readingAgeing Well Activities for Over 50’s

Crisis Handling Awareness Course – Free

CHANGES Community Health Project is running a course designed to raise awareness of how to help people who are in crisis, including the crisis of suicide. The course is free to anyone who lives or works in East Lothian and is funded by the Health and Social Care Partnership in East Lothian. There are two…Continue readingCrisis Handling Awareness Course – Free

Job Opportunity: East Lothian Tutoring Initiative

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MISSING GIRL APPEAL – Ivana Scott, Port Seton

Officers in East Lothian are appealing for information to help trace a girl reported missing from Port Seton. Ivana Scott, who is 13 years old was last seen around midnight on Tuesday 13th October 2020 at her home address. She is described as white Scottish, 5 foot 5, slim build with brown hair usually worn…Continue readingMISSING GIRL APPEAL – Ivana Scott, Port Seton

FLU Vaccinations – Information from Dunbar Medical Centre

IMPORTANT message from Dunbar Medical Centre ‘Our reception teams are receiving lots of phone calls about the flu vaccination programme for this year. The arrangements for this year’s flu vaccinations are being finalised with the East Lothian Health & Social Care Partnership, and we expect further details to be available in the next week. In…Continue readingFLU Vaccinations – Information from Dunbar Medical Centre

URGENT – EAST LOTHIAN – MISSING PERSON APPEAL

Officers are urgently looking to trace Karen Edwards, 51, who was last seen at Thurston Manor Caravan Park at 6pm yesterday evening. She is described as 5ft 6in tall, shoulder length sandy blonde hair, heavy build, wearing a blue waterproof jacket, white trainers and plum coloured leggings. Anyone with any information should contact 101 quoting…Continue readingURGENT – EAST LOTHIAN – MISSING PERSON APPEAL

Neighbourhood Watch Appeal for Information

At 11pm on Monday 10th August, a concerned member of the public contacted police to report seeing a female walking at the the side of the road, dressed in inappropriate clothing for the weather conditions and time of evening in East Lothian. She was last seen walking southbound between the roadway and treeline on the…Continue readingNeighbourhood Watch Appeal for Information

Spaces for People introduce Temporary Changes to Our Town Streets

East Lothian Council has successfully secured £1.4m of Spaces for People funding to introduce a series of temporary changes to streets to provide more space for people to access businesses in our town centres and to exercise whilst observing current physical distancing health guidelines. Many local shops have been able to re-open for business this…Continue readingSpaces for People introduce Temporary Changes to Our Town Streets