Midlothian sides discover festive fixtures

Penicuik (in blue) now know their festive fixtures
Penicuik (in blue) now know their festive fixtures

The Junior football fixtures for the festive period have been revealed with some of Midlothian’s sides getting a well earned rest.

Bonnyrigg Rose, Arniston Rangers and Dalkeith Thistle will be taking the upcoming festive fortnight break after next Saturday’s matches on December 20.

But Penicuik Athletic will be playing, weather permitting, on both holiday weekends firstly hosting Bo’ness United (27th) then ‘first footing’ Newtongrange Star on January 3, 2015, for a Midlothian derby cracker to get the new year off with a bang.

Midlothian’s three Super League clubs proudly sit second, third and fourth in this week’s Super League table while all three also contest the top Scottish Cup fourth round ties next month.

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