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Gorebridge Gala Day

Gorebridge Gala Day took place last Saturday, with a parade through the town to the gala day itself at Gore Glen.

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Loanhead Carnival slideshow

Last Friday Loanhead came to a standstill for the annual carnival to kick-off more than a week of Gala Day celebrations in the town.
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Man crushed to death in Mayfield work accident

Man crushed to death in Mayfield work accident

A 47-year-old man was “crushed” in a tragic industrial accident yesterday in Mayfield.

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Dundas Street, Bonnyrigg.

Bonnyrigg road closures

Two of Bonnyrigg’s main roads will be closed for the coming weeks, hitting an already under pressure road network in the town.

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Leeds band Kaiser Chiefs.

Dalkeith set to rock this weekend

Dalkeith Country Park is set to rock this weekend with two music festivals taking place.

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Lynn Mann Supernature Oils.

Midlothian businesswoman wants you to have your say on rural life

Carrington-based businesswoman Lynn Mann is urging locals to take part in the National Council of Rural Advisers consultation.

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Danderhall Gala

Danderhall gala returns

Danderhall Gala Day returned to the village on Saturday after an absence of 22 years.

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Pictured at the new outdoor gym at Mayfield Park are: Cllr John Hackett (sitting), Roy Auld, the Proludic area manager, Gary Cormack of the council's land and countryside service and Robert Hogg of the local community council.

New outdoor gym opened in Mayfield

If local people in Mayfield and Easthouses are looking toned and in tip-top condition, it might be because they’ve been hitting the new outdoor gym.

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Dalkeith Job Centre.

Midlothian job centre staff helping claimants

The latest figures from the local job centres show that there are 1545 people in Midlothian claiming Universal Credit.

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Inaugural youth brass band contest coming to Newtongrange

Inaugural youth brass band contest coming to Newtongrange

National Mining Museum Scotland in Newtongrange is set to host the first ever Scottish Youth Brass Band Competition later this month.

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The national mining museum at newtongrange

Local landmark to shine a light on Motor Neurone Disease

The National Mining Museum in Newtongrange will join Scottish landmarks including the SSE Hydro in Glasgow and Caird Hall in Dundee in shining a light on Motor Neurone Disease today.

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Midlothian's Year of Young People Ambassadors.

Last chance to vote for deserving Midlothian youngsters

You have until next week to nominate youngsters making a positive difference to their community for a Midlothian’s Young People Awards.

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Valerie has to use a chemical toilet at her home.

Bonnyrigg amputee hits out at council

A disabled woman from Bonnyrigg, who lost a leg following a toe infection, is urging Midlothian Council to upgrade her home to suit her needs.

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Astroturf stolen from playpark

Astroturf stolen from playpark

Police are appealing for information following the theft of Astroturf from a play park in Mayfield last month.

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Crummock Construction Yard, Butlerfield Industrial Estate in Bonnyrigg

Event for former Crummock staff

A redundancy support event will be held in Dalkeith on Monday to help the 287 employees who lost their jobs when Bonnyrigg civil engineering firm Crummock went into receivership at the start of the month.

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High winds could force first  Queensferry Crossing closure

High winds could force first Queensferry Crossing closure

The new Queensferry Crossing could be forced to close for the first time operators have warned, as storm Hector continues to hit Scotland.

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Update - Collision in Dalkeith

Update - Collision in Dalkeith

Police in Midlothian are continuing to investigate a road traffic collision on Salters Road in Dalkeith.

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Collision leaves road closed

Collision leaves road closed

Salters Road in Dalkeith remains closed following a road traffic collision between a motorcycle and a police vehicle which left two teenagers in hospital.

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Childminding Week event in Vogrie Park

Taking a dip in the pond

The Scottish Childminding Association’s Lisa Mackay hosted a special Childminding Week event in Vogrie Park recently.

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