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Woman hit by vehicle

A woman has been taken to hospital in a serious condition after she was hit by a vehicle just outside Dalkeith.

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Police remained on the scene on Saturday morning.

Man in serious condition in hospital

Police are investigating after a 22-year-old man was found injured in Polton Street, Bonnyrigg, at around 1.20am last Saturday (December 9).

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Police investigate serious assault in Penicuik

Police investigate serious assault in Penicuik

Police in Midlothian are investigating following the serious assault of an 18-year-old man in Eastfield Farm Road, Penicuik.

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Teens charged for assault and robbery

Teens charged for assault and robbery

Police in Midlothian have charged two men in connection with assault and robbery.

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Former Bonnyrigg Rose player Shaun Woodburn

More heartbreak for Shaun’s family

A heartbreaking bid by the parents of tragic footballer Shaun Woodburn to have his killer’s sentence increased has been rejected by prosecutors.

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Festive drink driving warning

Festive drink driving warning

Drivers are being reminded that the best approach is none when it comes to drink driving this Christmas and New Year.

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Some of the community garden volunteers whose shed was broken into.

Thieves make off with charity’s tools

A Midlothian charity has been left counting the cost after heartless thieves stole hundreds of pounds of gardening equipment.

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Three charged with rogue fish selling

Three charged with rogue fish selling

Police in Midlothian have arrested and charged three men with licensing offences in connection with the selling of fish from door-to-door in Pathhead.

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Seven teenagers now charged in connection with serious assault in Midlothian

Seven teenagers now charged in connection with serious assault in Midlothian

Police have confirmed that seven teenagers have now been charged following a serious assault in Mayfield four months ago.

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Edinburgh Sheriff Court

Three 16-year-olds in court after Gorebridge housebreakings

Police in Midlothian have arrested and charged three males in connection with several incidents of housebreaking and related offences that happened in Gorebridge on Monday, November 27.

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Police are appealing for information

Woman injured after assault in Mayfield

Police in Midlothian are investigating a serious assault in Mayfield.

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The man was walking along Lauder Road when he was first assaulted.

Man assaulted and robbed in Dalkeith

Police are appealing for information after a man was assaulted and robbed in Dalkeith.

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Man hit by bus in Bonnyrigg

Man hit by bus in Bonnyrigg

A pedestrian is in hospital with serious injuries after being knocked down by a bus in Bonnyrigg yesterday morning.

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Police officers watch over Bogwood Court in Mayfield-  which has seen a rise in youth anti social behaviour / disorder recently.

Police crackdown on Mayfield anti-social behaviour

Police have carried out extra patrols in Mayfield following the recent public meeting about anti-social behaviour, featured in this week’s Advertiser.

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Suspicious fire in Mayfield

Suspicious fire in Mayfield

Police in Midlothian are appealing for witnesses following a suspicious fire in Mayfield.

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Mayfield Community Council member 
Judy Thomson with some of the residents who have been angered by disturbances. Photo Alan WIlson

Anti-social kids are ‘as young as nine’

A packed public meeting was held last week in Mayfield to discuss local fears about a recent increase in anti-social behaviour in the area.

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Police Scotland

Sheep worrying incidents

Police are appealing for witnesses following two sheep-worrying incidents over the weekend.

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Edinburgh Sheriff Court

Woman jailed for supplying drugs

A 44-year-old woman has been sentenced to more than seven months in prison, and two youths have been sentenced to community payback orders for supplying drugs to a group of teenagers including tragic Newtongrange teenager Shellie Callaghan.

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Man arrested following thefts in Penicuik

Man arrested following thefts in Penicuik

A man has been arrested following recent thefts in Penicuik.

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Former Bonnyrigg Rose player Shaun Woodburn.

Heartbroken mum of Rose star left numb by killer’s sentence

The heartbroken mum of tragic Shaun Woodburn has been left “numb” after his killer was sentenced to just four years in prison.

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