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Today’s Schedule

  • 6:00 pm8:00 pmSchool Bell :
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  • 11:00 pm1:00 amEntertainment Power : Paul Baker
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  • 7:00 am10:00 amBreakfast : Ian Robertson
  • 10:00 am12:00 pmMid Morning : Nita E
  • 12:00 pm2:00 pmFriday Lunch : Paul Baker
  • 2:00 pm4:00 pmFriday Afternoon : Calum Ewart

ECFM’s Diary

Friday 22nd September 2017
  • LES McKEOWN's BAY CITY ROLLERS
    7:30 pm - 12:00 am

Saturday 30th September 2017
  • Musselburgh Communities Day
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm

    The Brunton, Musselburgh, Ladywell Way, Musselburgh EH21 6AA, UK

Saturday 4th November 2017
  • Haddington Fire Works Display
    5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Saturday 2nd December 2017
  • Bonnyrigg Christmas Light Switch on
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

On this day…

Trumpeter Ben Cauley, a member of the Stax Records group The Bar-Kays and the only survivor of the 1967 plane crash that killed died at the age of 67. The Bar-Kays appeared as the backing band on numerous recordings for Stax artists such as Carla Tho [Read More...]

A contract revealing that refused to perform in front of a segregated audience at the Cow Palace in Daly City, California on August 31st, 1965, sold for $23,033 at an auction in Los Angeles. In addition to the desegregation clause, the contract guara [Read More...]

Snoop Dogg was sentenced to three years probation and 160 hours of community service after pleading guilty to carrying a collapsible baton. The rapper was arrested in September 2006 after the baton was found in his bag at John Wayne Airport in Orange [Read More...]

During a North American tour, collapsed while jogging in New York's Central Park. After hospital tests he was diagnosed as having cancer. Marley played his last ever concert two nights later at the Stanley Theater in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. [Read More...]

The first edition of the new BBC TV music show 'The Old Grey Whistle Test' was aired. Presented by Richard Williams, the show included; film clips of Jimi Hendrix from Monterey Festival playing 'Wild Thing', Bob Dylan playing [Read More...]

Jeannie C Riley went to No.1 on the US singles chart with 'Harper Valley PTA'. Jeannie won a Grammy for the best female country singer of 68. [Read More...]

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EastCoastFMScotland 5 hours ago

Another possible TWO UK Community Radio Awards to add to last years 5 on Saturday night wish us luck @LothianLoop @mcmillwynd @elcourier

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Next BIG gig 11th Nov 2 of the UKs best tributes tickets on sale NOW £20

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IJB 2 weeks ago

You know you've got it in you to make the difference and we really need you. Find out more about fostering at eastlothian.gov.uk/fostering Retweeted by EastCoastFMScotland

EastCoastFMScotland 2 weeks ago

May Says Giving Nurses A Pay Rise Is Spending Money On 'This, That And The Other' oh really with 10billion given for votes to the Irish Retweeted by EastCoastFMScotland

EastCoastFMScotland 2 weeks ago

May Says Giving Nurses A Pay Rise Is Spending Money On 'This, That And The Other' oh really with 10billion given for votes to the Irish

WWS Foundation 2 weeks ago

Great to see another @Rempods we purchased being used by Port Seton Stroke Club ..just shows how many uses these pods have @DeborahMeaden Retweeted by EastCoastFMScotland

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CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS with East Coast FM at the Corn Exchange with our next big Gig an ideal way to have your works, office or family night out for Christmas. Usual outlets and now via PayPal at ECFM Ti...

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CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS with East Coast FM at the Corn Exchange with our next big Gig an ideal way to have your works, office or family night out for Christmas.
Usual outlets and now via PayPal at ECFM Tickets will be on sale MONDAY 18th September £20.00. Don't get left out like a lot have for the BCR Gig next Friday
THE BOOTLEG BEE GEES, ( www.bootlegbeegees.co.uk), and PAUL ANTHONY is POPUP BOWIE (www.popupbowie.co.uk/) Paul just won the "Best UK TRIBUTE ACT" , so this is a class line up
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Musselburgh Communities Day at the Brunton Hall, Saturday 30 September 11-3 pm ECFM will be there.....come along and join us!! ... See MoreSee Less

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VOLUNTEER MEMBERS
Always required at East Coast FM in Haddington
Join this amazing hobby and a Radio Station that is a multi National UK Award Winning Station
Don't let this scare you off however, as we all started out a bit apprehensive and nervous. This hobby teaches CONFIDENCE and COMMUNICATION SKILLS without you even noticing. We have had members move on to jobs within the BBC and commercial sector. We recently were awarded The Princess Royals Training Award along with City & Guilds this was for our Training of all ages no matter what individuals have to live with In their lives. We are open to ALL no matter age, nationality or special needs.
We are the ONLY Radio Station in the County on your Radio/Wireless and as a bonus also on a superior streaming internet service across the world. There is NO substitute for the real thing!!
There is a small annual membership fee payable monthly, applicable to those in full time employment and special arrangements made for school attendees primary or secondary, as well as anyone on benefits, this is kept confidential.
So what are YOU waiting for, contact us right away and open up your life to an amazing hobby with a serious side? 01620 826444 or email memberships@eastcoastm.co.uk. ALL will be made most welcome even if you dare make the HUGE step up to having serious realistic listeners, than that of an internet music provider and entertain Haddington and our fantastic County
Show openings are available however it is not all about Presenting a Radio Show
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BREAKING NEWS .......

East Coast FM have again been nominated in the top 5 for The UK NATIONAL COMMUNITY RADIO AWARDS.
This year TWO categories, "Innovation of the Year" for The Pound Sound Hound and Calum Stewart, and also once again this year, hopefully better the Bronze award of last year with "Volunteer of the Year".
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BREAKING: Delighted to confirm I shall be joining Les at the following Bay City Rollers starring Les McKeown gigs. More dates may be added in the future. Keep checking back. As Special Guest Sat,...

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From the Twittersphere…

National Rail 8 mins ago

Trains are now running normally between East Croydon and Clapham Junction following a fault with the signalling system #StreathamHill Retweeted by Network Rail

Traffic Scotland 5 mins ago

M90 J9 (Muirmont) - Balmanno Hill - Accident, All lanes restricted Northbound for up to 30 minutes tscot.org/01c175985 #TSIncident

Traffic Scotland 6 mins ago

❗ NEW ❗ The #M90 northbound is restricted between J8 & J9 due to a road traffic incident @netrunkroads and 🚓 are on their way to locus.

Traffic Scotland 7 mins ago

M8 J24 - J23 Dumbreck - Accident, 1 lane closed Westbound for up to 15 minutes has been cleared. #TSIncident

Traffic Scotland 8 mins ago

** CLEARED ** Earlier road traffic incident on the #M8 WB between J23 and J24 has been removed 👍 twitter.com/trafficscotlan…

Young Scot 15 mins ago

If you love playing video games, it's important to stay safe! > young.scot/information/li…

Network Rail 15 mins ago

📷 #DailyPick A soggy morning at Gascoinge Wood signal box with a Hull-York train heading towards Church Fenton. 🚅

test Twitter Media - 📷 #DailyPick A soggy morning at Gascoinge Wood signal box with a Hull-York train heading towards Church Fenton. 🚅 https://t.co/Yv56JcLfca
Network Rail 15 mins ago

📷 #DailyPick #TBT London North East works delivery project at Church Fenton, North Yorkshire 🔧 #Throwback #RailwayUpgradePlan

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Traffic Scotland 21 mins ago

⭐Attention Drivers⭐ Download the Traveline Scotland App for all your traffic needs 📱 bit.ly/2wCEw5D #KeepingYouSafe 👍

Scot Gov Climate 34 mins ago

Good work @prenticecoaches, making our cities cleaner and helping tackle climate change! #ScotClimateWeek twitter.com/prenticecoache… Retweeted by Prentice Coaches

National Rail 45 mins ago

#LondonWaterloo Ticket acceptance remains in place to help you complete your journey. More info can be found here: nationalrail.co.uk/service_disrup… Retweeted by Network Rail

National Rail 1 hour ago

#StreathamHill Thameslink will accept tickets between Blackfriars & Wimbledon and Gatwick Express are accepting between Brighton & Victoria. Retweeted by Network Rail

National Rail 1 hour ago

#StreathamHill Tickets are also being accepted on Tramlink services between Wimbledon and Beckenham Junction nationalrail.co.uk/service_disrup… Retweeted by Network Rail

National Rail 1 hour ago

#StreathamHill Your tickets are being accepted on London Buses, London Overground and London Underground via any reasonable route Retweeted by Network Rail

BEAR Scotland 38 mins ago

We're #hiring! Pop down to our info session in #Perth at Holiday Inn Express on Tues 3 Oct, 4-8pm, to find out more: bit.ly/BEARisHiring

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BEAR NW Trunk Roads 53 mins ago

#A828 £270K road improvements ongoing - vehicles over 2.4m wide must follow diversion for safety of our teams: bit.ly/A828Improvemen… twitter.com/NWTrunkRoads/s… Retweeted by Traffic Scotland

Traffic Scotland 54 mins ago

** UPDATE ** The #M8 westbound between J23 and J24 still restricted in lane 3 of 3 due to a road traffic incident @ScotTranserv

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The #M8 westbound between J23 and J24 still restricted in lane 3 of 3 due to a road traffic incident @ScotTranserv https://t.co/rt0hEraBpF
Traffic Scotland 60 mins ago

M6 - Accident, TYPE : GDP Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J42and J41Lane... has been cleared. #TSIncident

National Rail 1 hour ago

#StreathamHill You may also use your ticket on South Western Railway services via any reasonable route. nationalrail.co.uk/service_disrup… Retweeted by Network Rail

East Lothian Council 1 hour ago

The Avenue, #Gifford will be closed from 8:00-17:00, Sunday 24 Sep for Poppy Scotland cycling event socsi.in/9nwNl

National Rail 1 hour ago

#StreathamHill Ticket acceptance remains in place to help you complete your journey this afternoon. More info here: nationalrail.co.uk/service_disrup… Retweeted by Network Rail

Traffic Scotland 1 hour ago

❗ NEW ❗ The #M8 westbound between J23 and J24 is restricted in lane 3 of 3 due to a road traffic incident @ScotTranserv

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The #M8 westbound between J23 and J24 is restricted in lane 3 of 3 due to a road traffic incident @ScotTranserv https://t.co/OWxPOwoCtR
Traffic Scotland 1 hour ago

M8 J24 - J23 Dumbreck - Accident, 1 lane closed Westbound for up to 15 minutes tscot.org/01c175973 #TSIncident

Traffic Scotland 1 hour ago

TRISS units can help assist the Police with ongoing incidents🚨. See what our #RoadHeroes do to keep you safe 📹 bit.ly/2wJmOs1

National Rail 2 hours ago

Trains are now running normally through Stoke-on-Trent following disruption due to a required inspection when a lorry collided with a bridge Retweeted by Network Rail

Scotland TranServ 2 hours ago

If travelling to @lomondtrossachs over #SeptemberWeekend pls remember #Erskine Br cable works ow.ly/nWCS30fk2K4 @BBCTravelScot Retweeted by Traffic Scotland

Young Scot 1 hour ago

Can you put on a show? Develop your skills & organise a #YOYP2018 event with #Create18 funding > young.scot/Create18

East Lothian Council 1 hour ago

Local residents welcome to attend drop-in events today for Scottish Housing Day. Find out more about housing service ow.ly/23o430fk3Oz

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National Rail 2 hours ago

Northern services are now running normally to and from #Preston following disruption caused by signalling problems at this station. Retweeted by Network Rail

The Highland Council 2 hours ago

For timetables, fares, service and other information on @corranferry highland.gov.uk/corranferry Retweeted by Traffic Scotland

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