Local News

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.

Care scheme bounces into life in Midlothian

Midlothian Advertiser - Sat, 21/11/2015 - 12:00

A new initiative to give every care experienced Midlothian child a voice bounced into life at Ryze trampoline park and Transgression skate park.

Readers’ Pictures

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 20/11/2015 - 22:00

A countryside haven.

Mother’s bid to protect child from flu

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 20/11/2015 - 15:00

Children are almost three times more likely to be ill with flu than adults.

Group calls for A68 plans re-think

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 20/11/2015 - 12:00

The A68 protest group set-up in Pathhead over concerns about road safety, has urged a re-think on the village’s street improvement project.

Police investigate Midlothian house break-ins

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 20/11/2015 - 09:41

Police are appealing for witnesses following two housebreakings, which took place on Wednesday, November 18.

Edinburgh Weather: Lothians set for freezing temperatures

Edinburgh Evening News Midlothian - Fri, 20/11/2015 - 09:08

Weather forecasters have predicted the coldest Scottish winter in half a century, with temperatures set to plunge from tonight.

Categories: Midlothian News

Human remains reburied at Rosslyn

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 20/11/2015 - 07:00

Human remains, which were uncovered inside Rosslyn Chapel during recent conservation work, have been reinterred in the chapel grounds.

Record monthly sales for Loanhead-based executive

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 19/11/2015 - 15:00

A sales executive at the Alex F Noble & Son Nissan Nismo Centre at Loanhead, is celebrating a record performance in September.

MSP hits out at Trade Union Bill

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 19/11/2015 - 12:00

SNP MSP Colin Beattie has raised questions over Labour’s failure to back the devolution of power over industrial relations to Scotland.

Tourism award for Midlothian chapel

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 19/11/2015 - 07:00

The world-famous Rosslyn Chapel has scooped a top tourism award recognising local efforts to improve the experience of visitors.

Midlothian federation wants review body inquiry

Midlothian Advertiser - Wed, 18/11/2015 - 12:00

The Midlothian Federation of Community Councils is calling on the local authority to launch an inquiry into the Local Review Body (LRB).

Dalkeith homeless woman: They told me my boy would wreck home

Midlothian Advertiser - Wed, 18/11/2015 - 07:00

A disabled woman registered as homeless believes Melville Housing “discriminated” against her son leaving her family homeless.