Bureau closures

Bureau closures

The bureau will be closed for staff and volunteer training on these dates: 9th April, 17th April, 25th April and 3rd May Should you require urgent advice, telephone advice can be obtained from the following helplines: CITIZENS ADVICE DIRECT 0808 800 9060 ACAS (Employment)  0300 123 1100 NATIONAL DEBT LINE... read more
Changes to the Musselburgh CAB Service

Changes to the Musselburgh CAB Service

We have recently reviewed our opening hours and identified that there are a high number of cancellations and no-shows during our afternoon appointment sessions.  To ensure the service meets the demands of the community we will be offering drop-in sessions in the afternoon.   read more
NHS 24 to decide if you’re sick enough to see a doctor

NHS 24 to decide if you’re sick enough to see a doctor

PATIENTS at a Lothian GP surgery will have to go through NHS 24 before getting an appointment with a doctor under radical new plans. A practice in East Lothian has been chosen for a pilot scheme which sees receptionists pass on patient details to the tele­phone service, who will have... read more
Stop Musselburgh from ‘grinding to a halt’, urges Councillor Stuart Currie

Stop Musselburgh from ‘grinding to a halt’, urges Councillor Stuart Currie

A MAJOR study into active travel has been welcomed by a local councillor who fears Musselburgh will “grind to a halt” unless there are radical transport changes in the town. Councillor Stuart Currie is urging members of the community to make their views known on the “crucial issue” as the... read more

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Easter Closure

Easter Closure

The bureau will be closed for the Easter Weekend over the following dates: Friday 30th March Monday 2nd April We...
 
Want to know about your Private Pension?

Want to know about your Private Pension?

If you are over 50 years old, have a private pension and want to discuss it.  You can contact Pensionwise...
 
Burial Charges up 27% on average since 2014

Burial Charges up 27% on average since 2014

Burial charges across Scotland have increased on average by over £250 since 2014 – that’s three and a half times...
 
CAS welcomes changes to Universal Credit – but will continue to push for more reforms

CAS welcomes changes to Universal Credit – but will continue to push for more reforms

Citizens Advice Scotland has responded to the Chancellor’s announcement of reforms to Universal Credit. CAS Chair Rory Mair CBE says, “We...
 
The Postcode Penalty: Delivering Solutions

The Postcode Penalty: Delivering Solutions

The Consumer Futures Unit (CFU) of Citizens Advice Scotland is publishing research which shows that people in northern Scotland pay...