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Generations project success

5 hours 36 min ago
An inter generational project in Gorebridge between a nursery and a care home has been recognised with a national award.

Redevelopment work in sight for Dalkeith opticians

6 hours 1 min ago
A local opticians has set its sights on delivering world-class eyecare as work begins on its £200,000 redevelopment and extension.

Get nominations in for annual awards

6 hours 17 min ago
It’s time to get nominating for the annual Volunteer Midlothian Volunteers’ Week Awards, to be held at Newbattle Abbey College in June.

Hub hub hooray for village hub

6 hours 22 min ago
The Regenerating Rosewell community hub project became a reality last week after it received £884,000 of Scottish Government funding.

SNP win crucial Penicuik vote

6 hours 23 min ago
The SNP is now the largest party at Midlothian Council after its candidate Joe Wallace won the Penicuik by-election today.

Bogus caller in Penicuik

11 hours 42 min ago
Police are appealing for information or witnesses regarding a possible bogus caller at a house in Cuiken Terrace, Penicuik on Tuesday morning.

MSP’s fears over housing surge

13 hours 50 min ago
Jeremy Balfour MSP has highlighted some worrying trends for Midlothian in the latest housing statistics published by the Government last week.

Midlothian public toilets consultation begins

14 hours 9 min ago
A consultation on the future of Midlothian’s five public toilets was opened by the council last week.

The meanies are coming

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 07:41
The proposed schedule to introduce decriminalised parking in Midlothian has been announced by the council.

Dalkeith Country Park defends adventure playground price rise

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 06:57
Dalkeith Country Park has defended a price rise at its adventure playground, as it continues to carry out multi-million pound improvements.

By-election vote takes place today

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 06:49
Penicuik goes to the polls today (Thursday) in a council by-election which could see a change of administration at Midlothian Council.

Jobs at risk as Carpetright eyes store closures

Wed, 21/03/2018 - 10:49
Embattled retailer Carpetright has put jobs under threat as it draws up sweeping restructuring plans which will close poorly-performing stores and see it tap investors for up to £60 million.

Restaurant’s fury at name take landlord

Wed, 21/03/2018 - 07:26
A restaurant owner has expressed his anger after his former landlord re-opened his former Penicuik premises under his business’s name.

Planned f food outlets revealed for Hardengreen

Wed, 21/03/2018 - 07:23
A Starbucks coffeehouse and a KFC Drive-thru have been unveiled as the outlets planned for a £2 million development at Hardengreen.

Police warning as clocks change

Wed, 21/03/2018 - 07:10
With the clocks due to go forward this weekend, police are urging people to keep home security in mind when they start to enjoy the lighter nights and warmer weather over the coming months.

Clock is ticking down on CALA bursary scheme

Tue, 20/03/2018 - 15:24
Time is running out for local organisations and projects across Midlothian to apply for their share of a £10,000 bursary scheme

Terrorism: Be alert and take action

Tue, 20/03/2018 - 09:38
Members of the public are being encouraged to report suspicious activity in a bid to prevent terrorism.

Society opens its piggy bank to good causes

Tue, 20/03/2018 - 07:16
Community housing projects and charities in Midlothian are being urged to put their case forward as Nationwide makes £250,000 available to help make a difference across Scotland.

Top award for dairy study

Mon, 19/03/2018 - 07:15
The Principal of Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) attended a special investiture at Buckingham Palace to receive SRUC’s Queen’s Anniversary Prize from Prince Charles.