Local News

Science centre gets extension go-ahead

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 20/01/2017 - 07:15
Edinburgh University’s planning application for a new research and imaging facility at its Easter Bush campus was approved last week.

Rejected retail unit proposal to be appealed

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 19/01/2017 - 15:00
The developer behind plans to open a new Home Bargains store in Dalkeith has vowed to appeal after its proposal was knocked back.

Witness appeal launched following Midlothian break in

Edinburgh Evening News Midlothian - Thu, 19/01/2017 - 12:34
Police in Midlothian are appealing for witnesses following an attempted housebreaking in Eskbank.

Bonnyrigg store manager in charity run

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 19/01/2017 - 12:00
Tesco manager Justin Mihulka recently pulled on his running shoes to dash 26 miles around stores in the Lothians.

Bonnyrigg goalie faces ‘pre-match banter’ from Hibs workmates

Edinburgh Evening News Midlothian - Thu, 19/01/2017 - 10:57
BONNYRIGG Rose goalie Michael Andrews is warming up for the big game this weekend – by deflecting a volley of banter from workmates.

Masked raider is caught breaking into Midlothian club on CCTV

Edinburgh Evening News Midlothian - Thu, 19/01/2017 - 09:20
A MASKED man armed with a hammer burst into a club and ransacked it in chilling footage caught on CCTV.

Mammoth trip for club’s ‘biggest game’

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 19/01/2017 - 07:10
Hibs fans, The Proclaimers, said they would walk 500 miles, but one Bonnyrigg Rose fan will travel 10,000 miles to see his team take on the Scottish Cup holders on Saturday.

Politicians unite to save Glencorse Barracks ...

Midlothian Advertiser - Wed, 18/01/2017 - 16:21
Midlothian’s politicians have come together to fight plans to close the historic Glencorse Barracks in Penicuik.

Midlothian and the Scottish Borders secure £350,000 tourism funding boost

Midlothian Council - Wed, 18/01/2017 - 14:50
An action group set up to develop the tourism industry in Midlothian and the Scottish Borders has today unveiled its plans to use a £350,000 funding boost to benefit businesses in both areas.

Midlothian is to pioneer new childcare trial

Midlothian Advertiser - Wed, 18/01/2017 - 12:00
Midlothian is one of the 11 locations chosen by the Scottish Government for the next round of early learning and childcare trials.

Warning over Netflix scam

Midlothian Advertiser - Wed, 18/01/2017 - 10:52
Netflix users are being urged to watch out for online scammers who are targeting users’ login and bank account details.

Edinburgh postcode wins £3 million in postcode lottery

Edinburgh Evening News Midlothian - Wed, 18/01/2017 - 08:06
LOTTERY luck has landed in Loanhead – with a group of neighbours set to pocket a huge windfall.

Politicians unite to save Glencorse Barracks ...

Midlothian Advertiser - Wed, 18/01/2017 - 06:48
Midlothian’s politicians have come together to fight plans to close the historic Glencorse Barracks in Penicuik.

Your views sought on organ donor scheme

Midlothian Advertiser - Tue, 17/01/2017 - 12:00
SNP MSP Colin Beattie is urging constituents in Midlothian to give their views on organ and tissue donation in the Government’s new consultation to help inform policy.

Problems with our telephone lines resolved

Midlothian Council - Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:51
The earlier problems with our telephone lines have been resolved and all are working normally.

Problems with our telephone lines

Midlothian Council - Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:51
We're having problems with our telephone lines so apologies for any inconvenience.

Radio station receives church donation

Midlothian Advertiser - Tue, 17/01/2017 - 07:32
The Rev John Mitchell, right, hands over a cheque for £400 from Bonnyrigg Parish Church’s annual festive period plate collections to Bob Miller, chairman of the Midlothian Community Media Association, better known as Black Diamond FM.