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Danderhall gala returns

Fri, 22/06/2018 - 14:08
Danderhall Gala Day returned to the village on Saturday after an absence of 22 years.

Gorebridge Gala Day

Fri, 22/06/2018 - 13:57
Gorebridge Gala Day took place last Saturday, with a parade through the town to the gala day itself at Gore Glen.

Loanhead Carnival slideshow

Fri, 22/06/2018 - 13:51
Last Friday Loanhead came to a standstill for the annual carnival to kick-off more than a week of Gala Day celebrations in the town.

New outdoor gym opened in Mayfield

Fri, 22/06/2018 - 06:00
If local people in Mayfield and Easthouses are looking toned and in tip-top condition, it might be because they’ve been hitting the new outdoor gym.

Midlothian job centre staff helping claimants

Fri, 22/06/2018 - 05:56
The latest figures from the local job centres show that there are 1545 people in Midlothian claiming Universal Credit.

Man crushed to death in Mayfield work accident

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 15:02
A 47-year-old man was “crushed” in a tragic industrial accident yesterday in Mayfield.

Road closures

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 09:15
Two of Bonnyrigg’s main roads will be closed for the coming weeks, hitting an already under pressure road network in the town.

Dalkeith set to rock this weekend

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 06:27
Dalkeith Country Park is set to rock this weekend with two music festivals taking place.

Local landmark to shine a light on Motor Neurone Disease

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 05:59
The National Mining Museum in Newtongrange will join Scottish landmarks including the SSE Hydro in Glasgow and Caird Hall in Dundee in shining a light on Motor Neurone Disease today.

Inaugural youth brass band contest coming to Newtongrange

Thu, 21/06/2018 - 05:51
National Mining Museum Scotland in Newtongrange is set to host the first ever Scottish Youth Brass Band Competition later this month.

Last chance to vote for deserving Midlothian youngsters

Wed, 20/06/2018 - 06:30
You have until next week to nominate youngsters making a positive difference to their community for a Midlothian’s Young People Awards.

Midlothian businesswoman wants you to have your say on rural life

Wed, 20/06/2018 - 06:18
Carrington-based businesswoman Lynn Mann is urging locals to take part in the National Council of Rural Advisers consultation.

Bonnyrigg amputee hits out at council

Wed, 20/06/2018 - 05:58
A disabled woman from Bonnyrigg, who lost a leg following a toe infection, is urging Midlothian Council to upgrade her home to suit her needs.

MSP visits award-winning intergenerational project

Tue, 19/06/2018 - 06:29
Lothian MSP Jeremy Balfour (Con) visited Gorebridge recently to meet those who take part in an award-winning intergenerational project.

Marathon effort for charity

Tue, 19/06/2018 - 06:11
Melville Housing Association property manager Martin Sloan raised £500 for Edinburgh-based bereavement charity Richmond’s Hope by completing the recent Stirling Marathon.

Astroturf stolen from playpark

Mon, 18/06/2018 - 08:35
Police are appealing for information following the theft of Astroturf from a play park in Mayfield last month.

Council seeks your views on community grants programme

Mon, 18/06/2018 - 06:27
Midlothian Council is looking for your views on a new community grants programme for 2019-21.

Tory group leader speaks up about domestic violence against men

Mon, 18/06/2018 - 06:13
The Conservatives Midlothian group leader has accused the Scottish Government of forgetting male victims of domestic abuse.