Tranent, Scotland Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Sick sex offender who abused schoolboy with learning difficulties is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | The Daily Record

    A convicted sex offender who abused a schoolboy with learning difficulties has been hailed a "hero" for cleaning up beaches. Andrew Bradshaw was named "Hero of the Month" by Keep Scotland Beautiful for giving up his spare time to pick up litter.

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  2. Teacher of PhysicsEast LothianRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2017 | Times Educational Supplement

    Ross High School, Tranent is conveniently situated close to the A1 in East Lothian and serves a widespread community including the towns and villages of Tranent, Macmerry, Ormiston, Pencaitland, Elphinstone, Humbie & Saltoun. The school provides education to a student population expected to rise to 1050 in the next few years.

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  3. Nominations open for Edinburgh Evening News Local Hero AwardsRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    THEY are the Capital's unsung heroes who go above and beyond the call of duty everyday without the recognition they deserve. Some spend their free time volunteering in the community, many have given up work to care for loved ones and others save lives in the emergency services.

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  4. 20mph: Final countdown as Edinburgh prepares for new limitRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    ThE signs are going up and the days are counting down - it's nearly time for the next installment of 20mph. Motorists have just over a week until they will be required to drive at the slower speed limit, which is set to come into force across a vast swathe of the Capital next Tuesday.

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  5. Sanderson's pupils meet Christine Black and Catriona MatthewRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    Pupils from Sanderson's Wynd Primary School in Tranent struck it lucky when chosen for the latest Big Hit Festival at Meadowmill Sports Centre. In addition to being taught the skills of the game by former Commonwealth Games medallist Christine Black, the bonus for the hundred plus youngsters was meeting a one of East Lothian's sporting heroes, Catriona Matthew.

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  6. Blackburn woman May MacCallum celebrates 100th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | The Daily Record

    May celebrated her milestone on January 10 with a party in the Cairn Hotel surrounded by her family and friends. Named Mary, after her mother, she was born in Tranent on January 10 1917.

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  7. Edinburgh's 'street dogs' to be given Christmas stockingsRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | Scotsman.com

    Now dogs belonging to the city's homeless people are to receive special Christmas stocking treats - including warm coats, blankets, toys and tasty snacks - in memory of a black Labrador who was himself saved from a lonely old age by a loving owner. Lesley Winton resolved to keep her black lab Mr T's memory alive after his health faded a fortnight ago.

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  8. Finding a more positive life through the pages of booksRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2016 | Scotsman.com

    At the end of 2016 it is easy to become despondent at the image of society that we see on our screens - division, misunderstanding, manipulation and hate. Working for an organisation founded on the belief that we can change lives through reading and writing, I find myself reflecting more than usual on the wealth of research which lays out the benefits of reading, both for the individual and for their wider community.

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