Local News

Council Leader presses case for additional funding

Midlothian Council - Fri, 13/10/2017 - 09:02
Midlothian Council Leader Derek Milligan is to meet with Finance Minister Derek Mackay next month to discuss the financial pressures the council is facing.

Revealed: Forth Road Bridge reopening date

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 12/10/2017 - 14:17
It has been revealed that the Forth Road Bridge is to reopen after being closed to traffic for over a month.

Centenary party for Newtongrange Girls’ Brigade

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 12/10/2017 - 14:00
Newtongrange Girls’ Brigade had a great time celebrating its 100th birthday late last month.

Scots urged to report hate crime

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 12/10/2017 - 13:56
Crimestoppers is urging people to report incidents of hate crime across Scotland.

Michele wins the People’s Choice award

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 12/10/2017 - 11:00
The annual Penfest celebrations concluded with the presentations of the Penicuik Turner Prize and the People’s Choice winner.

Teenager charged for Kabin fire

Midlothian Advertiser - Thu, 12/10/2017 - 10:15
Police have charged a 15-year-old boy in connection with a wilful fire-raising in Loanhead.