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Country Corner - Perky Yorlin packs a powerful punch

Environment
Local youngsters Hayden Gibb from Bonnyrigg and Isaac (centre) and Flynn Dunlop from Newtongrange, at the launch of Midlothian Heritage Week, which was held at the National Mining Museum Scotland.

Industry and innovation – it’s time to celebrate Midlothian’s history

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Budding singers are sought for the NYCoS Midlothian Choir

Does your child enjoy singing?

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Egg & spoon race at Dalkeith Country Park.

Egg-cellent time had by all at Dalkeith Country Park

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All-female choir set to serenade locals

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Praise for Midlothian college

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£6.3m government funding for Scottish Ambulance Service

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National Museums Scotland launches photography competition

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New bucket list challenge launched

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Worrying rise in social sector evictions in Scotland

News
Easter commuters face travel delays

Lengthy delays predicted for Easter travellers

Transport
Sheriffhall Roundabout.

Sheriffhall flyover option chosen

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Bus changes set to arrive in Midlothian

Transport
Councillor Derek Milligan.

Bus service back on track after campaign

Transport

New curbs against drug-driving

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Teen charged for hare coursing

Crime
Chiefs plea...Mr Gormley wants members of the public to share their views on the 2026 Police Scotland strategy. You can complete the survey by visiting the website www.scotland.police.uk/about-us/policing-2026/ by May  8.

Police Scotland Chief Constable Phil Gormley’s 2026 vision

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Getting the basics right...is a top priority for Scottish Police Authority chairman Andrew Flanagan.

SPA chairman Andrew Flanagan discusses Policing 2026

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Building ties with Penicuik school

Education
An artist's impression of the teaching entrance at the new facility.

Naming survey for new Midlothian community hub

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Mum Heather Lundy outside the school gates at Newbattle.

Claim of bullying epidemic at Newbattle High School

Education
Pupils from Loanhead Primary take part in the VEX Robotics UK Challenge at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham.

Rising to the challenge

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Last orders for awards voting

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Vogrie golf course.

Reprieve for Vogrie Park golf course

News
Midlothian Food and Drink Awards sponsors: Derek Hogg, director of Crummock, Matin Khan owner of Ithiaas restaurant, Shelley Rayner marketing manager for Dalkeith Country Park, David Duncan business development manager at Crummock. pic taken at the orangery in Dalkeith Country Park.

Sponsors proud to back Midlothian Food and Drink Awards

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Election hustings at Newbattle

Politics
Dalkeith candidates: Top left to right: Stephen Curran (Lab), Robin Traquair (Con), Jim Bryant (Indp), Gary Young (SNP). Bottom left to right: Margot Russell (Lab), Jill Simon (Green), Colin Cassidy (SNP).

Midlothian Council elections 2017 - Dalkeith ward

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Penicuik candidates, top left to right: Debbie McCall (SNP), Adam Montgomery (Lab), Joe Wallace (SNP), Bottom left to right: Andrew Hardie (Con), Ken Brown (Lib Dem), Jim Garry (Green).

Midlothian Council elections 2017 - Penicuik ward

Politics
Candidates for the Bonnyrigg ward. Top left to right: Ian Baxter (Green), Louie Milliken (Lab), George McIntyre (Indp). Bottom left to right: Janet Lay-Douglas (Con), Colin Lawrie (SNP), Derek Milligan (Lab), Diane Alexander (SNP)

Midlothian Council elections 2017: Bonnyrigg ward

Politics

PM calls snap general election

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Country Corner - Perky Yorlin packs a powerful punch

Environment

Country Corner - Saving the hedgehog is not a prickly topic

Environment
Tesco is looking for community groups to benefit from its Bags of Life initiative

Calling all Midlothian groups

News
Lord Ancrum's Wood

Enjoy your local woodlands this spring

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Grandmother’s fight for cough machine

News

Cycling to work may reduce risk of premature death

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Health Secretary Shona Robison.

Improved focus on eyecare services

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NHS Lothian

Health board seeks new members

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Health Secretary Shona Robison.

Health Secretary calls on Scots to take cancer test

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