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Stobsmill. Photo courtesy Midlothian Council Local Studies
Stobsmill. Photo courtesy Midlothian Council Local Studies

Stories from our files

1964

DANDERHALL: Plans are going ahead for a £40,000 community centre for Danderhall, incorporating a hall, stage and changing rooms, youth club, work room, discussion rooms, two committee rooms, kitchens and cloakroom accommodation and parking facilities for cars.

1989

PENICUIK: Lothian Regional Council has been given the go-ahead to purchase the former paper mill site, Valleyfield, in Penicuik. Already a major company has made inquiries into relocating to the site.

1999

HILLEND: Plans to enable the British Ski and Snowboard Federation to establish its HQ at the Midlothian Ski Centre, Hillend, have been backed by the local authority.

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