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Find out About Haddington and District Community Council and what we do

Haddington and District Community Council hold meetings every month  Find out more about them here.

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Haddington and District Community Council put on a number of events throughout the year. Check the dedicated page to fund out more.

Latest News

2021 Festival Business Participation

Haddington Events Group is pleased to announce some carefully selected activities for this years festival bearing in mind the current situation around pandemic restrictions and Social distancing. First of these is to have the businesses in town...

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VCEL Inspiring volunteers awards

The Inspiring Volunteer Awards are all about celebrating the amazing efforts of volunteers in East Lothian. This is a great opportunity to recognise the efforts of your local heroes and heroines. For more details go to:...

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Pre-Consultation & Surveys

Learning Estate Pre Consultation East Lothian Council’s vision is to develop a modern, safe, sustainable learning estate that enhances and supports communities while improving the lives of families equally no matter what area they are in. We’re now...

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Covid vaccination – Help and advice

As the vaccination rollout continues there have been a lot of questions around who, how, where and how safe it is.   Below is a series of links to assist you in answering some of those questions. The Covid 19 Vaccine everything you need to know...

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Haddington Community Council in partnership with the Haddington Events group have come to the difficult decision after much discussion that the Haddington Festival Fun Day in Neilson Park will not go ahead in 2021.   A Representative for the...

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Lammermuir Larder

The Lammermuir Larder, based in Haddington is a new food initiative run by volunteer members of the community, for people who find themselves in need of emergency food and support.  The Lammermuir Larder is available to anyone who may be in crisis...

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Facebook Posts

1 week ago

Here's another lovely message received today from someone we have been supporting...."Thank you for the help you have given me lately, I really appreciate it. I have been fortunate for being able to get help right when I needed it...for that I will be eternally grateful. Thank you very much from the bottom of my heart x"Your very welcome and if you need us again, you know how to contact us.Do you need help? Do you know someone who needs a helping hand with food for whatever reason? Please contact us at the larder, we are here to help..... ... See MoreSee Less
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2 weeks ago

People often ask what is the criteria for the Larder. Basically if you or your family, are having difficulty finding the money to purchase food, whether that be due to a cut in wages due to the pandemic, losing your job and waiting for your benefits to kick in, problems with Universal Credit or sanctioning of credits or even just a lack of money due to unexpected bills making the purchase of food really difficult... then contact the Lammermuir Larder, we are here to help...if you have a fiend or family member who you think needs a helping hand, then contact the Lammermuir Larder. All it takes is an email to or a private message to this message. If you stay in Haddington, Gifford, Garvald or any of the surrounding areas, we can help..... please share this message..thank you.... ... See MoreSee Less
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