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Wall's no barrier for police couple

Two intrepid police officers from Midlothian are embarking on a Far Eastern adventure to raise money for charity.

Sports stars up for prizes

Midlothian Council is looking for nominations for its annual Midlothian Sports Awards.

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Police hunt for flasher

POLICE are hunting a man who indecently exposed himself to a woman in Penicuik.

Brush up your English skills

Midlothian residents whose first language is not English are being offered the chance to improve their skills.

Grahame joy over U-turn

MIDLOTHIAN South MSP Christine Grahame has welcomed news that plans to merge two secondary schools on separate sites have been dropped by the council.

MSP quizzed over nursery closure vote

Midlothian council leader Derek Milligan has challenged comments by local MSP Colin Beattie over the closure of Woodburn Community Nursery, claiming he voted for the move in his capacity as an SNP councillor.

Laser gamers target centre

A LASER gaming centre could be created opposite a garden centre in the Lothians under new plans submitted to council chiefs.

MSP slams council over nursery closure plan

Colin Beattie, the Midlothian North and Musselburgh MSP, has criticised Midlothian Council for voting through the closure of Woodburn Community Nursery, resulting in the loss of jobs and disruption to services.

Help on hand for budding entrepreneurs

A SERIES of summer business workshops aimed at helping entrepreneurs are set to be held in Midlothian.

Residents call for centre's replacement

ANGRY residents held a march in Midlothian yesterday to demand a suitable replacement for the closing Dalkeith Community Centre.

Public's school views praised

Midlothian Council has thanked everybody who took part in the recent consultation on the future of secondary education in Penicuik.

Annual exhibition draws on talents of Midlothian pupils

THE Midlothian annual Schools' Art Exhibition will take place later this month.

School site plan agreed

Midlothian Council has approved new planning guidelines for consultation on the development of the former Dalkeith High School site.

Police seek silver Honda

Police in Midlothian are appealing for help in tracing a car stolen during a housebreaking in Dalkeith.

Ian Swanson: Honest Toun voters crucial in deciding Midlothian seat

Boundary changes add interest to a constituency with a falling majority, says Ian Swanson

Safety first at camp site

NEW security measures have been installed at a park-and-ride site that was used as a camp site by gypsy travellers.

Bookmarks give advice on how to help neglect victims

A CHILD protection body has released thousands of bookmarks advising youngsters on what to do if they or someone they know is suffering neglect or abuse.

Parents feeling blue as Rangers bench tribute to son blocked

THE parents of an avid Rangers fan who died suddenly from swine flu have told how their plans for an all-blue commemorative bench in his memory were vetoed by council chiefs.

Homes plans seek approval

A DEVELOPER is seeking permission to build two single-storey houses.

Hillend cash boost will offer skiing lessons to city schools

THOUSANDS of Edinburgh youngsters are to be given the chance to learn to ski as part of a cash injection for the struggling Hillend snowsports centre.

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