East Lothian



Cockenzie Power Station chimney stacks razed to the ground

The explosive demolition of Cockenzie Power Station, comprising the twin chimney stacks and turbine ...

Published 28 September 2015

Esh unveils completed Gullane Golf Club project

Gullane Golf Club was able to tee off as host of this year’s Scottish Open by showcasing the resul ...

Published 17 September 2015

QMU unveils plans for £80m innovation hub

Queen Margaret University (QMU) has submitted a Proposal of Application Notice (PAN) to East Lothian ...

Published 8 September 2015

£1bn Edinburgh and South East of Scotland City Region deal bid to be submitted

The £1 billion Edinburgh and the South East of Scotland City Region deal will reach a major milesto ...

Published 4 September 2015

East Lothian Council to develop plans for disused Cockenzie Power Station site

East Lothian Council has pledged to develop a masterplan to secure the future of the former Cockenzi ...

Published 26 August 2015

Business leaders urged to back £1bn city region deal bid

Business leaders throughout Edinburgh and the South East of Scotland are being urged to pledge the ...

Published 14 August 2015

Date set for Cockenzie chimneys demolition

The date for the controlled explosive demolition of the Cockenzie Power Station chimney stacks has b ...

Published 14 July 2015

Cala Homes gets green light for Haddington development

Cala Homes has been given planning permission for a development of 376 new homes at Letham Mains on ...

Published 9 June 2015

Miller Homes wins appeal against Scottish Ministers over reporter’s refusal of planning application

Miller Homes Limited has successfully appealed against the decision to refuse a planning applicatio ...

Published 12 March 2015

Council calls for clarification over Cockenzie site

East Lothian Council has called on all parties to make clear their intentions for the future of th ...

Published 25 February 2015

Interserve to build £177m East Lothian energy recovery facility

A joint venture comprising Interserve and Babcock & Wilcox Vølund A/S has been awarded a cont ...

Published 15 January 2015

Alex Neil speeds up plans for 1200 Lothian homes

Scottish housing secretary Alex Neil has intervened in the cases of six major developments across ...

Published 9 January 2015

Green light for £177m East Lothian waste incinerator

A £177 million incinerator is to be built in East Lothian after the project was given final appro ...

Published 28 November 2014

National Museums Scotland welcomes £1.3m HLF grant for Museum of Flight redevelopment

Heritage Lottery Fund has confirmed a grant of £1.3 million to help fund the transformation of tw ...

Published 16 October 2014

New town with 1600 homes planned on old East Lothian mine site

Plans to create a new town boasting 1600 homes on a former opencast mining site near Tranent have be ...

Published 22 September 2014