Community News

Midlothian Business Gateway workshops

Midlothian Advertiser - Mon, 15/10/2018 - 06:16
A programme of events is set to help local business owners across Midlothian to obtain the necessary skills to further develop their companies.

Sign language plan for Midlothian

Midlothian Advertiser - Mon, 15/10/2018 - 05:53
Do you live in Midlothian and have an interest in British Sign Language (BSL)?

Lothian MSP’s Christmas card competition

Midlothian Advertiser - Mon, 15/10/2018 - 05:44
Lothian List MSP Miles Briggs (Con) is running his annual Christmas card competition for the third consecutive year, after an incredibly successful first two years.

A time for bereaved Scottish parents to remember

Midlothian Advertiser - Sun, 14/10/2018 - 14:25
The best possible care for bereaved parents, no matter where they live in the country.

New drop-in support service opens in Penicuik

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 12/10/2018 - 14:00
A new service has been launched in Penicuik to provide support for those experiencing poverty or who need help dealing with other difficult issues.

Walkers young and old take on Midlothian event

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 12/10/2018 - 13:33
A windy but dry day attracted 231 people to the eighth annual Walk the Line event on September 29.

Midlothian MSP backs calls for school CPR training

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 12/10/2018 - 13:21
Midlothian North and Musselburgh MSP Colin Beattie (SNP) has joined together with British Heart Foundation (BHF) Scotland in calling for Midlothian and East Lothian Councils to deliver CPR training to all secondary pupils.

Midlothian Council and emergency services tackle combustibles clean-up

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 12/10/2018 - 13:14
Midlothian Council is working together with local emergency services to offer free uplift of combustible materials, in a bid to cut down the number of fires started deliberately in the run up to Bonfire Night.

Centenarian’s celebrations

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 12/10/2018 - 12:06
Theresa (Terry) Haggie celebrated her 100th birthday on September 27 with family members and Midlothian Provost Peter Smaill, at Highbank Day Care Centre, Dalkeith.

Charity rugby match at Lasswade for brain tumour charity

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 12/10/2018 - 11:29
Lasswade RFC held a fundraiser recently in honour of former player Willie Carmichael, raising £4,000 for The Brain Tumour Charity.

Band of Rosewell brothers’ war stories retold

Midlothian Advertiser - Fri, 12/10/2018 - 11:20
A Loanhead man has told the story of his four uncles’ involvement in the First World War, almost a century on from its conclusion.

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