Summer hockey sessions for Midlothian youngsters

A series of free coaching sessions are taking place in Midlothian over the summer holidays.

Open to local youngsters up to 19 years, the Midlothian Hockey Development Group sessions have been funded by a Cashback for Communities grant.

Forthcoming sessions are as follows: Mondays - Beeslack Community High School astroturf, Penicuik, - July 18, 25 and August 1 (2.30pm to 4pm); Tuesdays - Loanhead Leisure Centre - July 19, 26 and August 2 (2.30pm to 4pm); Wednesdays - Bonnyrigg Leisure Centre - July 20, 27 and August 3 (1.30pm to 3pm); Thursdays - King’s Park astroturf, Dalkeith - July 14, 21, 28 and August 4 (3pm to 4.30pm); Fridays - Danderhall Pavilion - July 15, 22, 29 and August 5 (10am to 11.30am).

Youngsters can just turn up at any of the sessions or contact hockey coach Lorraine Nicholson-Bennett on 07557 105 592 for further information.