Midlothian needs a new class of representatives! It’s simply a fact that those who vote least, or not at all, are often the most disadvantaged groups in society, writes councillor Kelly Parry (SNP).
A new microbrewery aimed at putting Midlothian on the brewing map of Scotland was officially launched last week with big plans for the future.
Loanhead’s Stewart Brewing and VisitScotland have launched a new craft beer as the potential of the industry to tourism was revealed.
Midlothian Council will write to Westminster after agreeing one-off funding of £120,000 to pay for direct lets caused by welfare reforms.
Eve Warren from Bonnyrigg sent in this close-up photo of a bee.
Whatever the summer weather, there is no shortage of things to do in Midlothian over the next couple of months, writes Ian Gardner (Midlothian Tourism Forum).
Police have arrested and charged a woman following the discovery of Class A and B drugs in Dalkeith.
A litter-pick event will take place this weekend in Dalkeith in a bid to restore pride in the town centre ahead of the latest regeneration project.
Midlothian Advertiser tourism columnist Ian Gardner was just minutes away from being caught up in last week’s terror attack in Nice.
A teenage Bonnyrigg star of the stage will take the leading role in the Scottish debut of a musical at Edinburgh’s King’s Theatre this week.
The stalled ‘Gorebridge Beacon’ community hub project is back on after those behind it appointed a new contractor to finish the £3 million building.
Loanhead Community Council is urging Midlothian Council’s planning department to put the local community ahead of housebuilders.
One of Penicuik’s most prominent window displays now has an interesting new look, thanks to students from the Midlothian Retail Pathway.
A Newtongrange student is heading stateside to study criminology thanks to a Fulbright University of South Florida Postgraduate Award.
You may have seen the release last week of our Quarter 4 Management Information figures – Police Scotland’s details of crimes that have been committed and solved across the country for the last financial year. We have seen a reduction in crime in Midlothian with over 300 fewer victims.