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Woman dies following collision

Wed, 13/12/2017 - 10:29
The woman involved in a road traffic collision just outside Dalkeith yesterday morning has sadly passed away.

MP starts banks closure petition

Wed, 13/12/2017 - 07:03
Midlothian MP Danielle Rowley (Lab) has started a petition calling on RBS to reverse its decision to close its branches in Bonnyrigg and Penicuik.

Rally around the Christmas tree

Wed, 13/12/2017 - 06:51
Bilston residents have taken matters into their own hands after being left disappointed by the “pathetic” Christmas tree erected in the village.

Woman hit by vehicle

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 10:56
A woman has been taken to hospital in a serious condition after she was hit by a vehicle just outside Dalkeith.

Top award for school project

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 07:27
A project that is helping tackle high exclusion rates, low attainment and lack of community involvement at Lawfield Primary School has scooped its second award.

National Mining Museum digs the younger generation

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 07:12
National Mining Museum Scotland is seeking young people to join the Museum’s first ever Youth Panel.

Man in serious condition in hospital

Mon, 11/12/2017 - 10:29
Police are investigating after a 22-year-old man was found injured in Polton Street, Bonnyrigg, at around 1.20am last Saturday (December 9).

Early gifts for local causes

Mon, 11/12/2017 - 07:14
Six charities across Midlothian have received early Christmas presents totalling £13,000, courtesy of the Co-op.

High school gets on its bike for cycle award

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 15:30
Newbattle Community High has become the fourth school in Midlothian to be awarded a Cycle Friendly Secondary School Award.

Festive drink driving warning

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 15:24
Drivers are being reminded that the best approach is none when it comes to drink driving this Christmas and New Year.

Change of principal at Newbattle Abbey College

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 15:10
A new principal and chief executive has been appointed at Newbattle Abbey College, Scotland’s national centre of excellence for adult learning.

Lost garden project bags a funding boost

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 15:09
The Lost Garden of Penicuik restoration project is delighted to announce it has bagged £1000 from a Tesco funding scheme.

Pupils help to build schools’ futures

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 15:00
Midlothian pupils met with Deputy First Minister John Swinney recently to talk about an award-winning project enabling children to shape the design of their schools.

Make your Brexit concerns known

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 07:02
Local businessmen and women have been urged to make their concerns about Brexit known to the Scottish Government.

Life-saving policemen honoured

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 06:54
Two police officers from Dalkeith were last week recognised for their extraordinary bravery at the Scottish Police Federation Bravery Awards ceremony in Edinburgh.

Police investigate serious assault in Penicuik

Thu, 07/12/2017 - 14:41
Police in Midlothian are investigating following the serious assault of an 18-year-old man in Eastfield Farm Road, Penicuik.

Thieves make off with charity’s tools

Thu, 07/12/2017 - 06:52
A Midlothian charity has been left counting the cost after heartless thieves stole hundreds of pounds of gardening equipment.

Locals call for a fare bus service

Thu, 07/12/2017 - 06:41
A packed public meeting was held last week in Pathhead to discuss council proposals to remove a subsidy for a “vital” local transport link.