Signs of unrest by Straiton

Advertising Hoardings at Straiton Retail Park.
Advertising Hoardings at Straiton Retail Park.

ADVERTISING beside one of Midlothian’s busiest roads is getting out of hand, according to local community councillors.

The proliferation of signs and hoardings next to the A701 and around Straiton Retail Park is causing concern for Loanhead and District Community Council.

Members are calling on Midlothian Council to limit roadside advertising and to confirm which of the current hoardings has been approved through the planning process.

For full story, see this week’s Advertiser.