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Noisy birds at Cockenzie

by Marie Sharp Local Democracy Reporter A noise survey at an industrial site proposed for testing rocket...

East Lothian Council likely to buy Cockenzie site

Scottish Power has confirmed that East Lothian Council is the preferred bidder to purchase the former Cockenzie Power Station site. Depute Council Leader Norman Hampshire...

Letter from Scotland

We’ve been enjoying a spell of wonderfully calm, sunny days. On such days the Bass Rock in the Firth of Forth shines dazzlingly white...

Lament for a power station

So the twin towers of Cockenzie Power Station have gone. “It’s sad,” said the lady standing beside me as we watched them fall. There...

Demolition at Cockenzie in photos

Just ahead of 12 noon the twin chimney stacks which have dominated the East Coast skyline for so long stood proud. Then there was...

Letter from Scotland

Forty years ago the new Longannet power station was a big story for me.  I was an apprentice journalist on the Alloa Advertiser and the...

Iconic Cockenzie Power Plant given final salute by local artist

Cockenzie Power Plant in East Lothian stopped coal-fired electricity generation in  March this year.  Photographer Alex Hewitt wanted to tell the story of this...

Greens want community to have a say on future of Cockenzie

COCKENZIE SHUTDOWN: COMMUNITY MUST HAVE SAY IN FUTURE East Lothian Greens are calling for the local authority and The Scottish Government to help communities around...

Jack drew the lot

Six-year-old internet sensation Jack Henderson of Prestonpans finished his 536th and final commissioned drawing to raise funds for charity this week, marking the end...

Cockenzie Power Station Approved

Plans to replace the coal fired power station at Cockenzie in East Lothian with a high efficiency gas station have been approved by Scottish...
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