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Local groups bag support

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Dalkeith councillor Margot Russell (Lab)

Depute takes on provost role for now

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Stock image: John Devlin

Ten days left to use old paper notes

Business
Launch of CALA Homes Bursary scheme 2018. L-R; Dave Stanbrook (CALA - Senior Sales Manager), Rebecca Perry (CALA - Group CSR Manager), Lewis Hailstone (CALA - Apprentice Site Manager), MAria Aspinal (CALA - Sales Consultant).

Local causes to benefit from new project

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Change of structure to give small businesses more say

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Tinnitus hits at all ages

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Cross party fury at fixed odds bets

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Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn in Penicuik  to take part in Vivienne Wallace's Council By-Election Campaign 12/2/18

Labour leaders pop into Penicuik ahead of by-election

Politics

Business break-ins arrest

Crime
Councillors and MSP meet to discuss vital improvementss to the A68  Local Elected Members Cllr K Baird (SNP), Cllr J Hackett (LAB), C Beattie MSP (SNP), and Cllr P Smaill (CON)

Cross-party group is on the right road

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Sheriffhall Roundabout, City Bypass

Sheriffhall work to start next week

Transport
Forth Road Bridge re-opening as public transport corridor on Feb 1. Pictured: transport Minister Humza Yousaf

Forth Road Bridge to re-open to public transport traffic

Transport
The bridge will be an official motorway from February. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Queensferry Crossing will become official motorway in February

Transport

Business break-ins arrest

Crime

Appeal following Gorebridge housebreaking

Crime
British Transport Police are supporting the campaign to tackle knife crime.

Transport police take campaign to tackle knife crime on to our railways

Crime
Model posed picture of a man trying to break into a car

Spate of car break-ins reported in Bonnyrigg

Crime
Senior Phase pupils from Saltersgate School in Dalkeith, who made an animated film re-telling a story from Dalkeith's past when 85 years ago, monkeys escaped from the circus. They are photographed with the actual artwork used to create the animation 22/1/18

Monkeying around on film

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Lindsey McKinnon who works for Early Years Scotland.  (Photograph by Martin Shields)

Shape our children’s worlds with a career in early learning and childcare

Education
Lasswade pupils (L to R) Aspen, Catherine and Mateusz who have become the first Midlothian students to be selected for the CISS Scholarships.

Pupils to spend a year in China

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Lasswade pupils pictured during a recent visit to CALAs Eagles Green development.

Playground set for new outdoor play equipment

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Ten days left to use old paper notes

Business
Hans Waltl

Change of structure to give small businesses more say

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Depute takes on provost role for now

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Local Elected Members Cllr Colin Cassidy (SNP), Cllr Margot Russell (LAB), Colin Beattie MSP (SNP), Danielle Rowley MP
(LAB) and Cllr Stephen Curran (LAB)

Cross party fury at fixed odds bets

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Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn in Penicuik  to take part in Vivienne Wallace's Council By-Election Campaign 12/2/18

Labour leaders pop into Penicuik ahead of by-election

Politics
Ashley Highfield

MPs must protect the local press from damaging Lords amendment

Politics
Midlothian Conservatives have selected Murdo MacDonald as their candidate in the upcoming Penicuik by-election, he is pictured (centre) with the five current Midlothian Conservative councillors.

Conservatives choose their candidate for local by-election

Politics

Green mine plan could bring jobs

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Hillwalkers are being urged to take care and be prepared for all kinds of weather.

Hillwalkers urged to be aware of dangers posed by bad weather

Environment
Pat ONneill and Stephen Liddell of Mayfield Community Council at the site of the planned housing development in north mayfield, which has now been rejected.

Proposals for new homes rejected

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Dentist registration figures welcomed

Health
Corinne Hutton during her fight for life after contracting sepsis   an illness that kills more people than breast and prostate cancers combined.

Sepsis didn’t claim Corinne’s life – but she lost her hands and legs

Health
Midlothian Youth Platform logo.

Local youth group to host workshop

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Differing views on local NHS staff levels

Health
Justice Secretary Michael Matheson launches the Festive Drink Drive campaign with Deputy Chief Constable Iain Livingstone. 



Picture by Chris James.

Festive drink driving campaign warns ‘just one’ drink is one too many

Health