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Man crushed to death in Mayfield work accident

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Dundas Street, Bonnyrigg.

Bonnyrigg road closures

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Leeds band Kaiser Chiefs.

Dalkeith set to rock this weekend

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The national mining museum at newtongrange

Local landmark to shine a light on Motor Neurone Disease

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Inaugural youth brass band contest coming to Newtongrange

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Last chance to vote for deserving Midlothian youngsters

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Midlothian businesswoman wants you to have your say on rural life

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Bonnyrigg amputee hits out at council

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Jeremy Balfour MSP (centre, in blue shirt) with residents, children and staff at the intergenerational project in Gorebridge.

MSP visits award-winning intergenerational project

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Melville Housing Association Property Manager Martin Sloan

Marathon effort for charity

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Edinburgh Marathon 2018: full list of road closures

Lifestyle
A train pulling into Newtongrange Train Station.

Railway extension remains on the table

Transport
The Forth Bridge (Pic: Jane Barlow)

Disused railway tunnel at Forth Bridge filled in

Transport
A train passing through Newtongrange on the Borders Railway.

Railway figures welcomed

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Adam Montgomery

Rail-ly nice tribute planned

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Astroturf stolen from playpark

Crime

Update - Collision in Dalkeith

Crime

Collision leaves road closed

Crime
Dean Williams

Mayfield killer back in the dock

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Mum in plea for son’s schooling

Education
Lewis Letchford, a digital champion at the new Newbattle High School.

Digital centre for new Newbattle High School

Education
Taylor Wimpey East Scotland's sales executive Audrey Allan with children from Burnbrae Primary School, along with Natalie Sangster from Burnbrae Primary PTA. Picture Copyright Chris Watt

Donation for school garden welcomed

Education
Penicuik High S3 pupil Kate Miller whose poster/programme cover design has been shortlisted for this year's Fringe competition.

Fringe poster finalist

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Midlothian construction firm Crummock collapses in jobs blow

Business
Ringtons have invested �250,000 in a new sales office for its doorstep delivery business at Dalhousie Business Park. Pictured are staff members  Stephen, Yvonne and Tristan. Pic taken 21/05/18

Company has a nice ring to it

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Penicuik Town Square

Breakfast meeting brings town together

Business
Jim Toye, Louise Toye, Christina Demarco and Luci Toye at "Luci's", a family-run restaurant that is opening soon in Lasswade High Street

Restaurant business is in Louise’s blood

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Tory group leader speaks up about domestic violence against men

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Colin Beattie MSP for Midlothian North and Musselburgh

Disability benefit cuts hit Midlothian residents’pockets

Politics
Midlothian Provost Councillor Peter Smaill.

First Conservative provost for Midlothian

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Labour MP for Midlothian Danielle Rowley (centre) at a Universal Credit summit in her constituency attended by charities, community groups and public sector organisations.

Call by Midlothian MP for payments to go direct to women

Politics
The GMB Union says the pay offer will widen the gap between the highest and lowest paid council workers.

Scottish council workers urged to reject ‘unfair’ pay offer

Politics

‘Radical thinking’ on bypass is needed to help Midlothian motorists

Environment
It's not good news for Scottish residents with a phobia of creepy crawlies (Photo: Charlesjsharp / Wikimedia Commons)

Experts predict an increase in Scotland's daddy longlegs population

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Gorebridge Spring Clean 2015, held by the Gorebridge and District Environmental Group

Local litter pickers thanked for taking part in big spring clean

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Gorebridge and District Environmental Group pictured planting 1000 daffodils on the side of the A7 near Roseberry Crescent last year.

Gorebridge spring clean

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Making bus travel safer for elderly

Health
28/08/2017. General View of the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary complex at Little France, Edinburgh.

Concern over broken pledge on treatment in Lothian

Health
NHS Lothian

Capacity issues cancel operations

Health
The Stroke Association provides support and information to stroke survivors and their families.

Stroke survivors falling through the gaps in care

Health
Pictured are Romana Gorjanc (Red Cross Neighbourhood links co-ordinator), Lillias Reid (Treasurer of Midsafe) and Kim Robertson (Red Cross Neighbourhood Links Co-ordinator)

A great call by council team

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