Local News

Fun fitness event in Lasswade

Midlothian Advertiser - Sat, 27/09/2014 - 21:19

Avoid falling on your feet by attending Dobbies Garden Centre in Lasswade on Wednesday, October 1 between 10am and 3pm to take a fun fitness test.

Midlothian communities urged to adopt their new train stations

Midlothian Advertiser - Sat, 27/09/2014 - 13:54

Local groups along the set to be re-opened Borders Railway are being encouraged to adopt the unmanned train stations along the line.

Sleepers are on track through Midlothian

Midlothian Advertiser - Sat, 27/09/2014 - 13:50

More than 90,000 railway sleepers will help make up the new Borders Railway route once it becomes operational next September.

BEM visits Midlotian MSP

Midlothian Advertiser - Sat, 27/09/2014 - 06:00

Midlothian MSP Colin Beattie (SNP) welcomed constituent Maggie Bisset to Scottish Parliament recently.

Get your lab coats on

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 26/09/2014 - 21:59

More than 100 events are to showcase the fascinating, funny and sometimes bizarre nature of science at this year’s Midlothian Science Festival.

Midlothian decides we’re ‘Better Together’

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 25/09/2014 - 22:39

And so the widely expected dramatic climax to the referendum failed to materialize.

Growing town calls for its own high school

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 25/09/2014 - 14:00

There are growing calls for Gorebridge to get its own high school as plans are submitted to build a sixth primary school in the growing town.