East Lothian


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East Lothian

n
(Placename) a council area and historical county of E central Scotland, on the Firth of Forth and the North Sea: part of Lothian region from 1975 to 1996: chiefly agricultural. Administrative centre: Haddington. Pop: 91 090 (2003 est). Area: 678 sq km (262 sq miles)

East′ Lo′thi•an

(ˈloʊ ði ən)
n.
a historic county in SE Scotland.
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Nearly three-quarters of tenants on universal credit have fallen behind with their rent in East Lothian.
The course's future was threatened in July after civil war broke out between the four East Lothian council representatives and the three members of the Lothian Racing Syndicate who form the seven-person committee.
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But the former Scotland international moved to the modest Law View estate in North Berwick, East Lothian, after his career hit the skids.
The dad, of East Lothian, was found guilty of obstructing and hindering two officers on May 14 last year in Edinburgh and running away from them as they tried to establish his details.
Dunbar Belhaven Bay Caravan and Camping Park is situated in the John Muir Country Park on the beautiful East Lothian coastline in the sunniest and driest part of Scotland.
But East Lothian Council officer Stewart Pryde ruled out X Factor supremo Simon Cowell's idea of being frozen and then brought back to life in the future.
Section B defending champs East Lothian and second-place Coatbridge set up a title decider for February.
There are already complaints that if Gordon Brown or John Reid were to become Prime Minister, the so-called East Lothian question would ensure that his Government would have no powers in very many fields affecting his own constituency, which comes within the jurisdiction of the Scottish Parliament.
Worcester-based Sanctuary Housing landed the award from Queen Margaret University College (QMUC) to develop and construct 800 new halls of residence at its new campus in East Lothian.
With an irresistible mix of stunning countryside, awardwinning tourist attractions, more than 40 miles of glorious coastline and some of the world's finest golf courses, East Lothian remains one of the most appealing locations to live in Scotland.

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