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Scottish Government Secrecy Over Inchcape Planning Report

The SNP Government have come under fire t over their unwillingness the publish the findings and recommendations over the DPEA Report into the Inchcape application at the site of the former Cockenzie Power Station.

Time for Change at Leadburn

Last week, Scottish Borders Council (SBC) discussed a motion to set out how they can work with Midlothian Council over the Leadburn junction.

Concerns Over School Safety in East Lothian

Concerns have been raised this week after figures emerged that there have been three separate safety concerns in East Lothian schools over the last two years.

No Action for East Lothian Roads

A Scottish Government Minister has revealed this week that the SNP Government will not assist East Lothian Council in repairing potholes in the area.

 

Police Numbers at 10 Year Low

Figures published by Police Scotland highlight that the number of police officers in the Lothians and Scottish Borders police force is at its lowest level in nearly decade.

Still no answers on 'Rural Tax'

Borderers are still in the dark about SNP plans to introduce a 'rural tax' on areas with new wind farms in Scotland.