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Man in serious condition in hospital

10 hours 15 min ago
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

13 hours 30 min ago
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.

Teens charged for assault and robbery

Wed, 06/12/2017 - 11:36
Police in Midlothian have charged two men in connection with assault and robbery.

More heartbreak for Shaun’s family

Wed, 06/12/2017 - 07:22
A heartbreaking bid by the parents of tragic footballer Shaun Woodburn to have his killer’s sentence increased has been rejected by prosecutors.

Glencorse troops head off to Iraq for training mission

Wed, 06/12/2017 - 07:17
Soldiers from the 2nd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland (2 SCOTS) left their base at Glencorse Barracks in Penicuik on Monday, to carry out a training and mentoring role with Iraqi troops.

Fury at RBS branch closure proposals

Wed, 06/12/2017 - 06:55
News that the Bonnyrigg and Penicuik branches of the Royal Bank of Scotland are among 62 in Scotland under threat of closure has sparked anger.