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Bonnrigg Rose Poppy Appeal launched

11 hours 7 min ago
Bonnyrigg Rose Community Club last week launched its first Poppy Appeal, with the club’s teams selling poppies in the town and before games.

Business event in Gorebridge

15 hours 30 min ago
Ever thought about starting your own business, working for yourself or making money in your spare time? Maybe you could build on a hobby, interest or skill that you already have?

More closures for Penicuik road

15 hours 41 min ago
The A702 will be closed again this weekend, following traffic chaos last weekend, as contractors continue to work on the A702/Mauricewood Road Intersection near Penicuik.

Loanhead firm scoops environmental award for its commitment to cutting carbon

16 hours 29 min ago
Loanhead-based company Grange Door Systems’ commitment to carbon reduction has been recognised at the 2018 Carbon Trust Assurance Awards in London.

Straiton car collision leaves woman in hospital

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 15:56
A woman was taken to hospital after she was involved in a collision with a car on Saturday at Straiton Retail Park.

Midlothian Business Gateway workshops

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 06:16
A programme of events is set to help local business owners across Midlothian to obtain the necessary skills to further develop their companies.

Sign language plan for Midlothian

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 05:53
Do you live in Midlothian and have an interest in British Sign Language (BSL)?

Lothian MSP’s Christmas card competition

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 05:44
Lothian List MSP Miles Briggs (Con) is running his annual Christmas card competition for the third consecutive year, after an incredibly successful first two years.

A time for bereaved Scottish parents to remember

Sun, 14/10/2018 - 14:25
The best possible care for bereaved parents, no matter where they live in the country.

New drop-in support service opens in Penicuik

Fri, 12/10/2018 - 14:00
A new service has been launched in Penicuik to provide support for those experiencing poverty or who need help dealing with other difficult issues.

Walkers young and old take on Midlothian event

Fri, 12/10/2018 - 13:33
A windy but dry day attracted 231 people to the eighth annual Walk the Line event on September 29.

Midlothian MSP backs calls for school CPR training

Fri, 12/10/2018 - 13:21
Midlothian North and Musselburgh MSP Colin Beattie (SNP) has joined together with British Heart Foundation (BHF) Scotland in calling for Midlothian and East Lothian Councils to deliver CPR training to all secondary pupils.

Midlothian Council and emergency services tackle combustibles clean-up

Fri, 12/10/2018 - 13:14
Midlothian Council is working together with local emergency services to offer free uplift of combustible materials, in a bid to cut down the number of fires started deliberately in the run up to Bonfire Night.

Centenarian’s celebrations

Fri, 12/10/2018 - 12:06
Theresa (Terry) Haggie celebrated her 100th birthday on September 27 with family members and Midlothian Provost Peter Smaill, at Highbank Day Care Centre, Dalkeith.

Charity rugby match at Lasswade for brain tumour charity

Fri, 12/10/2018 - 11:29
Lasswade RFC held a fundraiser recently in honour of former player Willie Carmichael, raising £4,000 for The Brain Tumour Charity.

Band of Rosewell brothers’ war stories retold

Fri, 12/10/2018 - 11:20
A Loanhead man has told the story of his four uncles’ involvement in the First World War, almost a century on from its conclusion.

Midlothian crimebeat October 1-8

Fri, 12/10/2018 - 05:58
Here is your weekly round-up of crime in the Midlothian area.

Head chef cooks up award

Fri, 12/10/2018 - 05:27
The head chef at Borthwick Castle picked up a prestigious national award at the Craft Guild of Chef’s National Chef of the Year last week.

Charity’s Bonnyrigg home sweet home

Thu, 11/10/2018 - 06:08
Additional support needs charity Bright Sparks has officially opened its outdoor play areas, completing the incredible transformation of its home.

Lights out for Bonnyrigg festive favourite

Thu, 11/10/2018 - 05:40
The Bonnyrigg man who has exuded Christmas spirit for more than a decade is calling time on his festive lights, with this year being his last.

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