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Top marks for Bonnyrigg support centre

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 14:49
A support centre for adults with disabilities has been given the highest grade possible for its care following an unannounced inspection.

Empty Dalkeith shop receives a makeover

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 12:19
A young beauty therapist has taken her first steps in business by opening a beauty salon in a long-term empty shop unit on Dalkeith High Street.

Eskbank author the write tram track

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 12:13
Angela Grant from Eskbank has made a successful career change to become an author, after the Edinburgh trams ended her fashion business.

Viva Las Vegas for pub poker player

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 12:11
A pub poker player from Dalkeith is heading to the bright lights of Las Vegas to represent his country at the World League Poker Championships.

Penicuik foodbank still helping others

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 12:08
A foodbank run from a church by a dedicated team of volunteers has provided free bags of food to those in need for more than four years.

MP to pop-in to Newbattle Abbey College for a chat

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 11:23
Newbattle Abbey College is looking forward to welcoming Tommy Sheppard MP to the college for the fourth event in a series of ‘Newbattle Conversations’.

New Dalkeith care home approved

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 06:22
A new 83 bed residential care home on Newmills Road in Dalkeith was approved by councillors at last week’s planning committee meeting.

Success on the menu at Newbattle Community Campus Café

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 06:13
More than 10,000 people have visited the café at the Newbattle Community Campus since it opened in late May.

Midlothian MSP praises river and burn clean-up

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 05:57
Midlothian North MSP Colin Beattie has praised Scottish Water for its quick action to clean-up the sewage that has polluted the Mary Burn and River South Esk.

Scottish Government Cabinet to meet in Midlothian

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 08:00
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and her Cabinet will meet at the University of Edinburgh’s Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies and Roslin Institute on Monday November 5.

What’s on Midlothian

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 06:04
Your weekly round-up of what’s on in Midlothian this week features live music and floral art.

Tributes paid to Gorebridge community stalwart

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 05:42
Tribute have been paid to Gorebridge community stalwart and environmentalist Jimmy Innes, who passed away last week following a recent illness. He was 87.

Hardengreen drive-thrus’ decision put on hold for now

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 05:32
A decision on two new drive-thrus at Hardengreen has been put back a month while the council’s food and drink guidance is agreed.

Dalkeith arrest as part of motorbike thefts inquiry

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 10:46
An arrest has been made in Dalkeith as part of an ongoing inquiry into the theft of motorcross bikes and riding equipment in East Lothian, West Lothian and Fife.

Bird of prey poisoned in the Pentlands

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 06:29
Questions have been asked after it was revealed last week that a bird of prey was poisoned in the Pentland Hills earlier this year.

Loanhead centre goes from the brink to a Link to brighter future

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 06:02
The former Kabin in Loanhead is to be extended, less than a year after the community centre faced closure following a financial collapse.

Concerns at Bonnyrigg sub station unit danger

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 05:53
Concerns have been raised about the siting of snack van metal container, which was placed next to a power sub station in Bonnyrigg in May.

Bonnrigg Rose Poppy Appeal launched

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 11:00
Bonnyrigg Rose Community Club last week launched its first Poppy Appeal, with the club’s teams selling poppies in the town and before games.

Business event in Gorebridge

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 06:36
Ever thought about starting your own business, working for yourself or making money in your spare time? Maybe you could build on a hobby, interest or skill that you already have?

More closures for Penicuik road

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 06:25
The A702 will be closed again this weekend, following traffic chaos last weekend, as contractors continue to work on the A702/Mauricewood Road Intersection near Penicuik.

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