Plans lodged for two new Midlothian schools

Bilston Annexe
Bilston Annexe

Two new primary schools are expected to be open in Midlothian in two years time.

Planning applications have been lodged for a new school to be sited on the public park in Bilston and another on land east of Whitehouse Way, Gorebridge.

The Bilston school will include a nursery and primary school for P1 to P7 classes and is expected to cost in the region of £6.3 million.

The Gorebridge school will be bigger with two classes in each primary year and will cost £8 million.

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