Category: First things first

  • East Lammermuir’s  ‘Local Place Plan’ validated

    East Lammermuir’s ‘Local Place Plan’ validated

    East Lammermuir’s community-led ‘Local Place Plan’ validated by council planners East Lammermuir Community Council (ELCC) are delighted to announce that their community-led ‘Local Place Plan’ is the first to be validated by East Lothian Council Planners. Through a series of community-based information gathering events, action-marked maps have been drawn up to advise community groups, council…

  • ‘East L Go’ DRT 131 pilot ends

    ‘East L Go’ DRT 131 pilot ends

    Please be aware that East Lothian’s pilot ‘East L Go’ DRT 131 service between Dunbar and Oldhamstocks will end on Friday 19 July. This was a funded pilot scheme to allow us to trial a new form of transport provision, originally over a three month period. Information gathered during this pilot will help us with…

  • East L Go – Service Growth

    East L Go – Service Growth

    356 users signed up since 11th March 2024 The East L Go service launched on 11th March 2024 covering the areas of Oldhamstocks, Dunglas, Bilsdean, Innerwick, Thorntonloch, Skateraw and Broxburn into Dunbar.  Initially available as a phone only service for one week, while Liftango, the technology provider, completed the platform setup of the passenger app.…

  • ELHSCP Community Update:

    ELHSCP Community Update:

    Belhaven / The Abbey 28 May 2024 Following the decisions made at the IJB on March 28 regarding services being delivered from The Abbey Care Home, Belhaven Hospital and Blossom House Care Home, this update confirms work continues to identify alternative accommodation for residents, and staff are being supported by their employer. Residents:  East Lothian’s social…

  • Demand Responsive Bus Statistics

    Demand Responsive Bus Statistics

    EastL Go DRT131 bus statistics shared for use up to the end of April: Very good progress!