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1722 Waggonway gets even more recognition!
June 27th 2020
Who at ELC is seriously suggesting development that ignores our heritage and our Master Plan
February 24th 2020
1745 Victory in Prestonpans will never be wildered!
January 2nd 2020
How well has the battlefield at Prestonpans been protected and interpreted?
December 16th 2019
Wir schaffen das!
November 21st 2019
1722 Waggonway Team makes further exciting archaeological discoveries
June 23rd 2019
Prestonpans Battlefield 'surrenders' to Brussels
March 6th 2019
Yes please! We've been asking for years .....
February 11th 2019
Governor of Edinburgh Castle 'Remembers' on the Waggonway
November 23rd 2018
Did you see this?
Mary Beard "a Prestonpans' Loser" -
BBC FrontRow Late Friday 28th September on BBC2
September 29th 2018
Calling All 'Friends of the Tapestries' - November 14th 6.30/ 8pm at The Prestoungrange Gothenburg svp
September 28th 2018
Cockenzie & Port Seton's Marina Proposal & More .....
September 23rd 2018
Now encamped at Prestonpans and prepared to do battle with Cope!
September 21st 2018
Lord Lieutenant & Provost of East Lothian Lay Wreaths for those who died at Prestonpans in September 1745
September 20th 2018
Prestonpans 1745 Memorial Tables Installed on battlefield at the Waggonway
September 18th 2018
Prestonpans BattleBoard Ready for Re-enactment ... can Cope win at last?
September 13th 2018
Offshore Windfarm SubStation Government Reporter to hold Public Hearings from October 2nd
August 25th 2018
1722 Coal Waggon to star at Battle re-enactments September 15th & 16th
August 24th 2018
If Dougie Matheson was right, we'd certainly be in the wrong; but please read on ....
August 10th 2018
Cockenzie Masterplan Deserves Respect ... and Implementation!
July 10th 2018
Landscaping is vital for our foreshore as Power Station site evolves
June 13th 2018
Heard the one about the Battle at Gladsmuir?
May 19th 2018
Why are we 'unworthy' to be trusted to reflect the National Interest?
April 15th 2018
ELC's ownership of former Power Station lands means we can get moving ... at long last!
March 13th 2018
Tonight's the Night: Saltire Festival Battlefield Tour ..
free to all ...
November 30th 2017
Murals and Art Treasures Trail APP Launched
and freely available
November 29th 2017
1745 Battle Trust's 11th Year Reviewed ... much still to achieve!
November 20th 2017
Cockenzie & 1745 Battlefield Master Plan Published ..
linked here online
November 15th 2017
Scottish Power to sell old Cockenzie Power Station and battlefield sites to ELC
October 14th 2017
Bankton Doo'cot Honours Colonel Gardiner's Life & Death in 1745
July 1st 2017
Bonnie Prince Charlie's there as Battle Tapestry Opens at Holyrood Scottish Parliament
June 23rd 2017
BIG DIG at Cockenzie Harbour: September 1st/ 11th .. be in it!
June 1st 2017
InchCape inches North .. as commonsense dictates
May 19th 2017
Waggonway Archaeology Dig moves steps closer ... for Tranent/ Cockenzie Harbour
May 14th 2017
Spring in our steps ... QR tag link to APP across 1745 battlesite
April 26th 2017
1745 Battlefield Tours continue for international visitors ....
April 14th 2017
1722 Waggonway and its
September 'Big Dig'
April 4th 2017
Learning history made easy, and it's fun!
March 18th 2017
APP tags coming to signposts near you
March 10th 2017
The Joke's on us, but we're Thinking Positive here in The Pans!
February 15th 2017
How it looked in 1722* - Our Gravity Waggonway from Tranent to Cockenzie
February 8th 2017
Saltire Festival 2016 sees
Walking Tours of Prestonpans Battlefield
September 29th 2016
Paths for All
Project Getting Ready for Autumn Walkers ...
September 10th 2016
Tranent/ Cockenzie Waggonway Exhibition all this month @ Port Seton Library
September 4th 2016
There will be no stramash between Prestonpans Community Council and the 1745 Battle Trust!
June 9th 2016
Walking the Battlesite and the Waggonway - June 11th 10am from the Bing Viewpoint
June 7th 2016
Tranent/ Cockenzie Waggonway to get Signage & Interpretation
May 30th 2016
Battlefield Signage showing the way round @ Prestonpans
May 13th 2016
Waiting for Godot?
Secret meetings and agreements no way to go ...
February 26th 2016
Let's get the story right .. about the Waggonway from Tranent/ Cockenzie
October 8th 2015
Avoiding InchCape SubStation 'blight' on the Battlefield
April 22nd 2015
Main Issues for the Battle Trust:
Comments for East Lothian Council's MIR
March 1st 2015
Wash & brush up for Colonel Gardiner .. with Viridor and Dolphinstoun's support
February 28th 2015
We're MIR'ed in it all .. but must be very much aware and involved and commenting ...
November 21st 2014
Let's stop the nonsense on September 2nd ! No SubStation on the Battlefield at Prestonpans.
August 31st 2014
Let's have a proper conversation with Scottish Enterprise
August 9th 2014
Does the National Battlefield Inventory have
meaning .. already?
April 30th 2014
Battle Trust adds 'Final 4' Interpretation Boards across The Pans
August 9th 2013
Annual Tour of the Battlefield of Prestonpans .. Saturday September 15th @ 10AM
September 3rd 2012
BattleBus Waved Off as Trustees Review Alternatives C,D,E,F & G ...
April 22nd 2012
VITAL: READ MOST CAREFULLY
February 3rd 2012
Battle Trustees' Report for 2011: great progress, much frustration ...
December 7th 2011
1745 Battle Trust's 4th Annual Report:
December 8th 2010
It's all a matter of interpretation ....
October 17th 2010
II: Founder's Walk and Laying the Wreaths: September 21st
September 22nd 2010
Did the earth move .... or was it just the artefacts?
April 27th 2010
On Finding Musket Balls from 1745 ...... at Seton East Farm ...
April 20th 2010
Fowler's Art Deco Poster Competition 2010/ 2011
February 17th 2010
When did the Battle of Prestonpans take place, and how long did it last?
February 6th 2010
Ensuring the Restoration of Prestonpans Town Hall ... & More ...
January 1st 2010
Battle Trust & Community Council Petition East Lothian Council: January 21st 2010
December 12th 2009
Battle Trust in Review: November 2009
November 25th 2009
John Muir Meets the Prince and Lord George Murray @ Cuthill Park
September 28th 2009
Diggers at the walls of Preston House
July 12th 2009
Taking the Bait at Three Harbours Festival
July 8th 2009
2008 in Perspective at The Battle Trust:
Much Done, More To Do
December 4th 2008
X. Ambitious? You bet. But then so was the Prince and The Trust is here to follow his example...
October 8th 2008
V. Climbing the Battle Bing and Charging Across the Waggonway
October 5th 2008
Conserving and Interpreting the WaggonWay from Tranent to Cockenzie
September 28th 2008
Prestonpans Railway Station Mural by Adele Conn
May 28th 2008
Indiana Jones and the Quest for the Prestonpans Artefacts
May 25th 2008
Alan Breck's Prestonpans Volunteers Recruiting Campaign .... in earnest!
May 24th 2008
Cadell's 1898 Book on
Sir John Cope
back as reprint .. buy here!
May 7th 2008
Envisioning Our Interiors with
March 10th 2008
Cadell's Evaluation of Sir John Cope's Role in the '45
January 11th 2008
Restoration Goal for the Tranent to Cockenzie Waggonway across which the Battle raged!
October 16th 2007
MacKenzie shows Lord Mayor the Way to Win Battles
August 1st 2007
One O'clock Gun Association Offers Support
July 10th 2007
Walking The Riggonhead Defile: September 21st/ 22nd
May 6th 2007
Trustees Update for Supporters & The Minister of Culture & Tourism
March 9th 2007