East Lothian



East Lothian planners rubber-stamp path plan

East Lothian Council has granted planning permission for a segregated path linking Gullane and West ...

Published 5 August 2020

National Museum of Flight visitor centre appeal wins Historic Environment Scotland backing

Historic Environment Scotland (HES) has given its support for plans to build a new £15 million ...

Published 20 July 2020

Pre-construction work begins at Taylor Wimpey’s first development in Wallyford

Taylor Wimpey East Scotland has announced the beginning of pre-construction work for a development o ...

Published 20 July 2020

Councillors approve new housing developments in Macmerry, Dunbar and Blindwells

East Lothian Council has granted planning permission in principle plans for 142 new homes to the nor ...

Published 25 June 2020

Blindwells ‘oven-ready’ after detailed planning approved for 146 homes

Detailed planning permission has been secured for 146 new homes at one of Scotland’s largest m ...

Published 5 June 2020

Appeal lodged after museum plans fail to take off

National Museums of Scotland has appealed to Scottish Ministers to overturn a council’s decisi ...

Published 29 May 2020

New biodiversity and sustainability standards agreed for East Lothian homes

East Lothian Council has approved a document which sets out design standards for new housing develop ...

Published 28 May 2020

Proposals for low carbon Dunbar development set to go on display

The public will have the chance to view proposals and provide comments on the delivery of a low carb ...

Published 27 May 2020

New affordable homes set for Tranent as council approves raft of housing applications

East Lothian Council has approved a raft of housing applications including detailed planning pe ...

Published 20 May 2020

Council makes National Development status pitch for Blindwells and Cockenzie sites

East Lothian Council is pressing for an area of the county, which includes the planned exemplar new ...

Published 19 May 2020

Prestonpans bank to be redeveloped as restaurant and flats

A former Royal Bank of Scotland branch in Prestonpans is set to be redeveloped as a restaurant and f ...

Published 14 May 2020

Low carbon development planned at Dunbar

Plans have been launched for a low carbon community including 100 key worker homes at Hallhill, Dunb ...

Published 4 May 2020

And finally... In the pink

A homeowner has won a planning battle started after a neighbour challenged her decision to paint her ...

Published 23 April 2020

Permission in principle granted for East Lothian holiday lodges

East Lothian Council’s planning committee has granted planning permission in principle for a h ...

Published 11 March 2020

East Lothian agrees £174m council housing investment

Councillors in East Lothian have agreed to spend more than £174 million over the next five yea ...

Published 26 February 2020