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Johnston Press digital awarded funding from Google innovation initiative

Sat, 16/12/2017 - 12:00
Johnston Press - the owner of this title - has announced that it has won two separate grants from the Digital News Initiative Innovation Fund, which is backed by Google.

High school pupils win garden prize

Fri, 15/12/2017 - 15:07
A team from Penicuik High School created the winning garden design in the Royal Horticultural Society’s Green Plan It Challenge for Scotland.

Dalkeith man books the left

Fri, 15/12/2017 - 14:25
Dalkeith-born author Philip Dunn has released his first book, aimed at turning the tables on the left and left-wing comedians in particular.

Plans to restore village gala

Fri, 15/12/2017 - 07:35
Plans are afoot in Danderhall to resurrect the village gala day following a gap of more than 20 years.

Business expands premises

Fri, 15/12/2017 - 07:19
A growing Midlothian construction company has expanded its premises to cope with an expected rise in staff numbers in the coming years.

Road traffic collision victim named

Thu, 14/12/2017 - 16:03
Police in Midlothian can confirm the name of a 53-year-old woman who died following a fatal road traffic collision on Old Dalkeith Road, near King’s Gate, Dalkeith earlier this week.

CAT cops back on the streets

Thu, 14/12/2017 - 07:29
Chief Inspector Kenny Simpson has welcomed the return of the council-funded extra police officers which were axed only eight months ago.

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.