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Readers’ Pictures

Midlothian Advertiser - Sat, 28/11/2015 - 22:00

A magical view

Diamond wedding celebrations

Midlothian Advertiser - Sat, 28/11/2015 - 07:00

Duncan (84)and Evelyn (89) Grant celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary, receiving flowers from Provost Joe Wallace and a card from the Queen.

Council payment service updates

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 09:19

Midlothian Council’s online and telephone payment service will not be available this Sunday (November 29) between 1pm and 5pm.

Midlothian nursery plea to complete new play area

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 07:00

A Midlothian nursery for children with special needs is appealing to the community for support as it prepares to move into new premises.

Interpol join in the search for Eskbank man

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 26/11/2015 - 07:00

THE search for a missing Midlothian man in Amsterdam has been stepped up with Interpol and the British Consulate joining Dutch officers in the hunt.

Be part of a new era for YOUR newspaper

Midlothian Advertiser - Wed, 25/11/2015 - 12:00

We are launching a new, exciting era for your local newspaper.

Film studio call-in plea to Scottish Government

Midlothian Advertiser - Wed, 25/11/2015 - 10:24

The developer behind the multi-million pound film studio complex at Straiton is calling on the Scottish Government to consider its plans.

Da Vinci rapist ‘could be released next year’

Edinburgh Evening News Midlothian - Wed, 25/11/2015 - 09:39

DA Vinci rapist Robert Greens could be freed in 2016 – with his parole hearing due in the New Year.

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Da Vinci rapist up for parole

Midlothian Advertiser - Wed, 25/11/2015 - 07:00

It has been confirmed that the Da Vinci rapist Robert Greens could be back living in Midlothian next year with his parole hearing due in 2016.

Spooks in Bonnyrigg for charity

Midlothian Advertiser - Tue, 24/11/2015 - 12:06

The Halloween street party held at Dalhousie Road West in Bonnyrigg was organised by resident Rose Findlay.

Walking for 20 years in Midlothian

Midlothian Advertiser - Tue, 24/11/2015 - 07:07

Midlothian Walkers celebrated their 20th anniversary in Newbattle Golf Club recently.

Dalkeith town centre consultation event

Midlothian Advertiser - Mon, 23/11/2015 - 11:51

A public exhibition and consultation on design proposals for the future of Dalkeith town centre will take place in the town next week.

Funding boost for Canny Tenants

Midlothian Advertiser - Mon, 23/11/2015 - 09:49

Some of Midlothian’s most vulnerable residents are set to benefit from a project focusing on preventing debt and managing household budgets.

Danderhall man gives milestone blood donation

Midlothian Advertiser - Mon, 23/11/2015 - 06:47

A Danderhall man who recently gave his 250th blood donation is now urging everybody to follow his lead and become a potential life-saver.

Care jobs boost for Midlothian

Midlothian Advertiser - Sun, 22/11/2015 - 11:44

Mears is embarking on a major recruitment drive with 30 new positions to be filled in Midlothian, particularly Penicuik and Loanhead.

Dalkeith group member’s book deal

Midlothian Advertiser - Sun, 22/11/2015 - 09:43

Stella Hervey Birrell of Dalkeith writers group gave up paid work in 2012 to fulfil her ambition to become a writer, and last week it paid off.

Food recycling on its way to Midlothian

Midlothian Advertiser - Sun, 22/11/2015 - 07:00

Midlothian Council is gearing up to introduce food waste recycling for households across the county from as soon as next month.