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Future more positive for Midlothian young people

10 hours 7 min ago
A total of 93 per cent of young people in Midlothian were in a job or further education course nine months after leaving school in the 2015/16 academic year.

Labour refutes sexism claim

14 hours 7 min ago
Labour has accused the SNP of “mischief” after the party was labelled “sexist” for not giving more women top positions at the council.

A Lidl bit of nonsense

15 hours 7 min ago
The introduction of a new parking system at a Lidl car park used by patients of Penicuik Medical Practice has sparked fury.

BT customers warned over fake bill

Tue, 27/06/2017 - 12:27
Consumers are being warned of a fake invoice from BT which aims to install banking malware on their computer.

Did you start Greenhall High in 1964?

Tue, 27/06/2017 - 11:00
A group of pupils, who started first year in Greenhall High in 1964 are organising a reunion for their year.

Midlothian on track for success

Tue, 27/06/2017 - 05:44
A new report has found that the Borders Railway is attracting new workers, homeowners and tourists to communities served by the line.

Country Corner - The grass is certainly greener for this job

Mon, 26/06/2017 - 16:00
It’s botany time again, writes George Hogg (Hogg Estate Services).

Praise for Midlothian members of the Children’s Panel

Mon, 26/06/2017 - 14:00
Volunteers supporting the Children’s Hearings System in Midlothian have been praised for their commitment.

Council receives £25m for new Midlothian homes

Mon, 26/06/2017 - 11:00
More than £25 million is being allocated to Midlothian Council as part of a major Scottish Government commitment to stimulate investment in affordable housing.

Change of scene for library manager

Mon, 26/06/2017 - 06:10
Colleagues, customers and friends met in Newtongrange Library recently to bid farewell to the library’s long-serving manager Jacqueline Elliot.

Can you help a local support group?

Sun, 25/06/2017 - 16:00
We are a unique volunteering service that supports parents with young children and we are looking for new recruits in Midlothian – would you like to join us? writes Jane Ellis (Home Link Family Support).

Loanhead pet store’s appeal to creative youngsters

Sun, 25/06/2017 - 11:00
Young pet lovers are being encouraged to get in touch with their inner animal and get the creative juices flowing.

Pathhead butcher celebrates awards’ landslide

Sat, 24/06/2017 - 11:00
Delicious beef and tasty chicken products have helped secure Hunters of Kinross a wealth of gold and silver accolades in the Scottish Craft Butchers Awards.

Views from the Pews - Truth is the foundation of our society

Fri, 23/06/2017 - 16:00
Pontius Pilate, the Roman governor who sent Jesus to the Cross, has received much bad press, writes Rev Sandy Horsburgh (St Nicholas Bucchleuch Church, Dalkeith).

Awards are now in their sixth year and increasing in popularity

Fri, 23/06/2017 - 14:00
It proved to be a very successful evening – again – for Giovanni’s Bistro at the annual Midlothian Food and Drink Awards.

Charity project creating more Dynamic Dads in Midlothian

Fri, 23/06/2017 - 14:00
With Father’s Day come and gone for another year last Sunday, there’s a local project making a difference to local dads all year round.

Slideshow: Loanhead Carnival

Fri, 23/06/2017 - 13:47
Check out our slideshow of pictures from this year’s Loanhead Carnival, held last weekend.

Slideshow: Gorebridge Gala Day

Fri, 23/06/2017 - 13:38
Watch our slideshow of photos by our photographer Alan Wilson of last weekend’s Gorebridge Gala Day.

College course enjoys some animal magic

Fri, 23/06/2017 - 11:00
Animal Care has grown to become one of Borders College’s most popular course areas with applicant numbers rising.

Cybercrime game helps train 100 officers

Fri, 23/06/2017 - 09:34
An innovative game co-developed by Abertay University to train police in handling digital evidence has been live tested by almost 100 officers.