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Midlothian Bield complexes to remain open

5 hours 9 min ago
Care provider Bield has stated that its four retirement and sheltered housing facilities in Bonnyrigg, Dalkeith, Gorebridge and Penicuik will stay open.

17-year-old guilty 
of killing Shaun

6 hours 36 min ago
The grieving mum of tragic footballer Shaun Woodburn has spoken of her relief at his killer being found guilty but said nothing will bring back her son.

Street tribute to hero David

7 hours 29 min ago
Campaigners are delighted that a street in Gorebridge has now been named after the local hero who helped to catch a notorious child killer.

Loanhead break-in and theft

Tue, 17/10/2017 - 13:15
Police are appealing for witnesses following a break-in and theft from the grounds of a commercial van centre in Loanhead.

Midlothian experts have key role on £5m project

Tue, 17/10/2017 - 11:00
Veterinary scientists are delivering a £5.5 million initiative to improve the health and productivity of farmed animals in sub-Saharan Africa.

Country Corner - The exotic bird with a killer instinct

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 16:00
Even after a lifetime of seeing them, it is still hard to believe the heron is a British bird, writes George Hogg (Hogg Estate Service).

Tommy’s bucket list visit to Midlothian

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 11:00
After decades of being ignored Tommy Hagan is on a “journey to be heard” about the abuse he suffered in a care home from the age of three.

Storm Ophelia - Where and when it might hit

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 10:25
Tropical Storm Ophelia is set to hit parts of Scotland today, with travel operators warning of disruption and cancellations to ferry and train services.

Human trafficking is closer to home than you think

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 10:21
Their stories begin with hope and trust. Their stories begin with believing people who said they could help them find their way to a better life.

Penicuik firm commits to charity

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 14:00
An annual obstacle-ridden 7K run in Holyrood Park, Edinburgh, had the continued support of a Penicuik-based company.

Midlothian trio are on top of the world

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 11:00
Alice Stevenson, Greg Playfair and Michael Christianson, all from Midlothian, together with more than 60 colleagues from Lloyds Banking Group, have completed the Fourtitude Challenge, helping raise £317,097 for Mental Health UK.

Melville bids farewell to board duo

Sat, 14/10/2017 - 11:00
It was a night for goodbyes and new beginnings at Melville Housing Association’s 2017 annual general meeting with two long-standing members among the five standing down, and seven new members coming on board.

On the Beat - Celebrations are no place for bad behaviour

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 16:00
This month I’d like to discuss the upcoming events and celebrations surrounding Hallowe’en and Guy Fawkes Night as this often means an increase in antisocial behaviour linked to fireworks and bonfires, writes Chief Inspector Kenny Simpson.

Seasonal employees wanted by Royal Mail

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 13:00
Seasonal workers are being sought by Royal Mail to help sort the Christmas post and the increasing amount of online Christmas shopping.

Local artists set for Dalkeith display

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 11:00
Dalkeith Arts’ autumn exhibition this year will be held in partnership with the Riccio Gallery in Dalkeith.

Country park gears up for some October fun

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 10:00
Autumn themed activities are set to ensure kids have fun in the forest this half-term at Dalkeith Country Park.

Revealed: Forth Road Bridge reopening date

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

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

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

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.