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Country Corner – It was a classroom tale which grew legs

Environment
Councillors from Edinburgh and Midlothian Councils visit the Edinburgh/Midlothian Recycling & Energy Recovery Centre site at Millerhill. Photo: Katielee Arrowsmith

Millerhill waste plant to open in 2019

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Adam Pearson Armstrong, founder of Dalkeith Australia.

Pupils could learn about local man who became one of the first European settlers in Western Australia

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Lois McNeill, who works with Bright Care's Edinburgh branch, has been named Care Worker of the Year 2016

Tributes paid as Lois wins top care award

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Scots can beat the blues with simple steps

Health

Appointment of Agriculture Champions announced

Environment

Kids describe their dream homes

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UK working parents can save more than �50 every week by sending their children to breakfast clubs.

School breakfast clubs a ‘lifeline’

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Doug the Draught Excluder is the mascot of the home energy campaign.

Home energy advice for Scottish households

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Officials hope to re-open Forth Road Bridge tomorrow morning

Transport

Forth Road Bridge closed: Drivers face evening delays

Transport
Edinburgh City Bypass, A720

Fatal road collision on city bypass

Transport
Passengers have been warned to plan in advance. Picture; Greg Macvean

Passengers warned ahead of Edinburgh Waverley’s ‘busiest day’

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Bonnyrigg left saddened at death of local man

Crime

Code of practice for police ‘stop and search’ powers.

Crime
Police Scotland

Man charged with Bonnyrigg murder

Crime
Former Bonnyrigg Rose player Shaun Woodburn.

Shock after death of ‘gentle giant’

Crime

Undergraduate application deadline is looming

Education
Loanhead Primary pupils sport their new hi-vis jackets. Photo: Wullie Marr

Loanhead pupils receive road safety donation

Education
Duncan Mackison, chief operations officer for Buccleuch, with Lawfield Primary Schools House Captains Abbie, Jade, Jennifer and Nel, Councillor Lisa Beattie and MSP Colin Beattie.

Tree-mendous festive gift for Midlothian schools

Education

Millerhill waste plant to open in 2019

News
The bridge closure has caused traffic chaos

Officials hope to re-open Forth Road Bridge tomorrow morning

Transport
Your firm could be involved in the construction of the Loanhead community hub

Help build new Loanhead community hub

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NMA: Section 40 Would Cost Press Industry £100 Million a Year

Business
Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop.

Press freedom in Scotland “at risk” from UK Government proposals

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An artist's impression of the planned Home Bargains store in Dalkeith, directly south of the Tesco petrol station at Hardengreen.

Plans for new retail unit to be heard tomorrow

Politics

Universal basic income scheme set to trial

Politics
Aerial shot of Straiton retail park.

Affordable housing SHIP sails

Politics

Country Corner – It was a classroom tale which grew legs

Environment
Cabinet Secretary for Rural Economy and Connectivity, Fergus Ewing.

Appointment of Agriculture Champions announced

Environment
Gales are expected to batter most of Scotland from Wednesday

Blizzards set to bring travel disruption across Scotland

News

Arctic blast set to bring snow and bitterly cold temperatures to Scotland

Environment

Scots can beat the blues with simple steps

Health
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon  chats with Jimmy King & Jim Langley in the Day Room Lounge.

First Minister returns to community hospital

Health
Tips on beating the winter blues are available from the NHS online.

Help to beat the winter blues

Health
Jim Fraser and his 93 year old mum Madge at her home in Penicuik.

Fury at community alarm charge rise

Health
Entries from statutory records have been released onto ScotlandsPeople - the family history website operated by the National Records of Scotland.

Latest birth, death and marriage records released

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