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How can we reduce offending in Midlothian?

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 14:17
The Midlothian Community Safety and Justice Partnership would like to hear from you as part of the spring 2019 Community Justice Consultation.

Archaeological open day at historic Penicuik churchyard

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 13:30
Penicuik’s historic St. Mungo’s Churchyard is the venue for a special archaeological open day on Saturday 25 May 2019.

Newborns are youngest ever library members

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 12:43
They’ve been in the world less than a fortnight, but five-day-old Hayley, six-day-old Joey-Jorge and 12-day-old Taylor are already making local history by becoming our youngest ever library members.

D-Day anniversary tribute to Dalkeith man whose weather forecast changed the course of history

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 07:30
A key player in the success of the D-Day landings is to be recognised in his home town of Dalkeith with the unveiling of a commemorative plaque.

Part of A7 shut tonight (Wednesday)

Wed, 15/05/2019 - 14:30
The A7 will be closed tonight (Wednesday) at Shanks’ Bridge, Gorebridge, from 8pm to help with a police operation. The road is expected to be shut for an hour or two.

Help ma Boab - Roslin pupils win Oor Wullie challenge

Wed, 15/05/2019 - 14:18
Help my Boab and Crivvens! Two talented Roslin Primary pupils, Eva Young and Ava McDonald, are to have their winning designs featured in the Scotland-wide Oor Wullie BIG Bucket Trail Challenge.

Midlothian to pilot bespoke trauma training

Wed, 15/05/2019 - 13:43
Midlothian Council is one of three local authorities to share £120,000 of Scottish Government funding for advanced training for frontline workers to recognise and respond to childhood trauma.

Phased road closures in Danderhall for SGN gas works

Tue, 14/05/2019 - 15:08
We are reminding residents and businesses in Danderhall that the gas utility company, SGN will be upgrading the network in the Campview area from Monday 20 May.

Midlothian Walking Rugby welcomes a VIP

Tue, 14/05/2019 - 13:04
Midlothian Walking Rugby welcomed a VIP recently when Vice President of the Scottish Rugby Union, Ian Barr popped along for a game.

Tell us about special young people

Mon, 13/05/2019 - 15:02
There is still time to nominate inspirational young people for Midlothian’s Young People Awards (MYPA) 2019.

Some schools and centres closed on Thursday 23 May for the EU election

Mon, 13/05/2019 - 13:15
Please note the schools below are being used as polling stations in the European Elections on Thursday 23 May. They will be closed on the day, therefore. Some of our leisure centres are also impacted.

Some schools closed on Thursday 23 May for the EU election

Mon, 13/05/2019 - 13:15
Please note the schools below are being used as polling stations in the European Elections on Thursday 23 May. They will be closed on the day, therefore.