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Midlothian pupils remember Arras fallen

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Green-fingered youngsters from the Little Hawthorn Nursery, Loanhead, improve their gardening skills thanks to a donation of equipment from CALA Homes (East). Photo: Wullie Marr

Gardening delight for Loanhead nursery

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Midlothian Council election candidates for the Midlothian West ward.
Top row left to right: Stephen Blain (Lab), Ross Laird (Lib Dems), Pauline Winchester (Con), David Temple (SNP). Bottom row left to right: Russel Imrie (Lab), Kelly Parry (SNP), Andrew Coventry (Indp) and Helen Blackburn (Green)

Midlothian Council elections: Midlothian West

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Midlothian House, the main office for Midlothian Council, Buccleuch Street, Dalkeith

Labour anger at SNP no-show for council meeting

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Smartphone could make injections a thing of the past for some diabetes sufferers

Health

Breakfast event for Midlothian businesses

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Midlothian ceremony for memorial day

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Crowd trouble mars Scottish Cup semi

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Battle of Roslin Memorial.

Historians prepare to do battle at Roslin

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A new survey has revealed British cats prefer the comfort of their home than the great outdoors.

Survey provides new insights into the lives of cats

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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

Crowd trouble mars Scottish Cup semi

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Cabinet Secretary for Justice Michael Matheson.

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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National Trust launches major recruitment drive

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Pupils from Mauricewood Primary School with Taylor Wimpeys production manager Steven Campbell. Photo: Chris Watt

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

Breakfast event for Midlothian businesses

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Woolworths could be set for a return?

Woolworths set for shock return to the high street

Business
Beth Watt of Daleith Country park with (seated) Jim Hiddleston, Business Gowth Advisor with Business Gateway and Aileen Scobie of Midlothian Council

Last orders for awards voting

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Midlothian Council elections: Midlothian West

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Midlothian House, the main office for Midlothian Council, Buccleuch Street, Dalkeith

Labour anger at SNP no-show for council meeting

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Newbattle Abbey College.

Election hustings at Newbattle

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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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National Trust launches major recruitment drive

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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

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Smartphone could make injections a thing of the past for some diabetes sufferers

Health
Back row aunty Stacy Shirkie, gran Maggie Shirkie and friend Helen Christie In front is Shaun with Dad Paul Shirkie and Mum Laura King.

Grandmother’s fight for cough machine

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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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