It Tastes Better Boardside

.With its idyllic lake-side setting and laid-back vibe, Boardside Café serves up a sense of escapism alongside an array of delightful dishes. This 5-star award winning café, based at Foxlake Adventures, Dunbar is a unique outdoor eatery in a, quite frankly, beautiful setting. Picnic tables and deckchairs overlook the idyllic Foxlake and the menu emanates…

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It’s Pumpkin Time

The Patch at Kilduff was borne from a desire of Russell and Lucy Calder to involve their three young children in the day-to-day farming on their family farm. After exploring lots of diversification ideas, the family settled on a pick-your-own pumpkin patch. It took two years of research and planning and a lot of trial…

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New Dog in Town

There’s a new dog in town. A discerning dog, strutting his stuff wearing a Harris tweed collar and a Liberty leash. Meeting his pals for a frozen yoghurt and a chat. The pet shop on North Berwick’s High Street has reopened and provides a one-stop-shop for the discerning mutt (and other creatures)-about-town! If dogs could…

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Pirate Day at the Scottish Seabird Centre

Shiver me timbers! Pirate Day is back at the Scottish Seabird Centre on Saturday 12th October. Inspired by the link between Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island and the nearby island of Fidra, Pirate Day is a swashbuckling fun event celebrating the high seas. Don’t miss one of the highlights in the charity’s events calendar as…

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A Christmas Fairy Trail

Archerfield Walled Garden and Rogue Village’s A Christmas Fairy Trail returns. This immersive outdoor theatre experience set in the beautiful Archerfield Estate woodland is a unique alternative to light shows and pantomimes. This year the show has a theme of magic and illusion and features more performers than ever before. Intrepid explorer Gus welcomes the…

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Stories in Stone – Musselburgh Tolbooth

Heritage consultant David Hicks brings us the stories behind some of East Lothian’s historic properties. Even today the tolbooth is a prominent feature on the main street in Musselburgh, a large landmark building with a rather elaborate steeple. But this symbol of civic pride has a sinister past, as it played a key role in…

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At the Heart of the Community

All too easily taken for granted, our county’s village halls are at the heart of rural life and are a lifeline for local communities. And, Gullane’s village hall is no different – it is a resource to be treasured. For over 60 years, the village hall has been at the heart of life in Gullane,…

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