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Penicuik nurse earns medal for ebola mission

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 08/10/2015 - 10:41

A nurse from Penicuik has been awarded a medal to recognise her research helping to combat the deadly ebola virus in West Africa.

Newbattle pupils and staff to remember Peter

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 08/10/2015 - 06:00

Pupils and staff will come together today to remember Peter Ashton, the 14-year-old pupil who lost his brave battle with leukaemia in August.

Gorebridge remembrance event not affected

Midlothian Advertiser - Wed, 07/10/2015 - 10:30

This year’s Remembrance Sunday event in Gorebridge will go ahead as planned despite fears about the current site of the war memorial.

Gas leak evacuation street ready for demolition

Edinburgh Evening News Midlothian - Wed, 07/10/2015 - 08:12

DOZENS of families have been evacuated from a street hit by gas leaks ahead of the 64 homes being demolished in the next month.

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Gas-hit street in Gorebridge is evacuated

Midlothian Advertiser - Wed, 07/10/2015 - 05:48

All 64 properties on the Gorebridge street hit by gas leaks have now been evacuated, with demolition due to take place in the next month.

Survival of fittest in the bush

Midlothian Advertiser - Mon, 05/10/2015 - 13:31

Anyone wishing to channel their inner Bear Grylls can head to Dalkeith Country Park this October and November for some outdoor adventure.

Midlothian company picks up some waste

Midlothian Advertiser - Mon, 05/10/2015 - 10:34

Mayfield-based company NWH has acquired D J Laing’s waste management business in Dundee for an undisclosed sum.

Exhibition marks Newtongrange Library’s 50 years

Midlothian Advertiser - Sun, 04/10/2015 - 14:28

Newtongrange Library is celebrating its 50th birthday with a new exhibition focusing on the history of the old mining village.

Minister home to Dalkeith for retirement

Midlothian Advertiser - Sun, 04/10/2015 - 11:25

A minister’s calling to his childhood area is paving the way for a long and happy retirement at the end of this year.

Conservation skills earned brick by brick in Dalkeith and Gorebridge

Midlothian Advertiser - Sat, 03/10/2015 - 13:46

Trainees and school pupils have completed the traditional construction skills training on the Gorebridge CARS and Dalkeith Corn Exchange courses.

Teenager arrested after Grangemouth taxi driver robbery

Midlothian Advertiser - Sat, 03/10/2015 - 12:21

Police hunting the thief who robbed a taxi driver have arrested a 16-year-old girl.

Work begins on new primary school in Gorebridge

Midlothian Advertiser - Sat, 03/10/2015 - 10:43

The first sod has been cut marking the start of work on the new primary school at Gorebridge North.

Pathhead fundraiser for Indian schools

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 02/10/2015 - 13:40

Children will be encouraged to make postcards to send to Indian pupils at a fundraiser to be held in Pathhead for two schools in India.

E-Fit Images Released to Trace Lasswade Robbers

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 02/10/2015 - 09:51

Police in Midlothian have released e-fit images of a two men they wish to trace in connection with a racially motivated robbery in Lasswade.

Stacey bowled over by awards success

Edinburgh Evening News Midlothian - Fri, 02/10/2015 - 07:29

Midlothian took centre stage at the first ever Scottish Indoor Bowling Awards night, winning three awards and having one of the first inductees in the Hall of Fame.

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