Latest media releases

Love Parks Week

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We’re inviting residents to go crazy over King’s Park, value Vogrie and rush to Roslin during Love Parks Week.

Woodburn Hub Project - consultation

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Survey to gain views of local people with an interest in the Woodburn Hub project extended till 8th August 2014.

Constructing a future

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Midlothian Council is committed to improving the future prospects of young people living in the area so is always looking to offer school pupils additional learning opportunities.

Winning teams strike gold at Senior Games

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Last week’s Senior Commonwealth Games was a real hoot – with winning teams from care homes and shelter housing developments from across Midlothian.

Changes to fees and charges for 2014

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The way in which Midlothian Council charges for room rates and pitches is changing and a new concessions policy has been developed.

Warning over scam telephone calls

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Trading Standards officers are warning the public to be vigilant against bogus telephone calls from potential fraudsters.

Have you 'heard' our news?

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A new service has been launched, which will see replacement NHS hearing aid batteries being available in all Midlothian libraries.

Stolen drains putting lives at risk

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Stolen gully covers across Midlothian are putting lives at risk and costing council tax payers around £50,000 to replace.

An electric dream of a car for Lasswade

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Lasswade Primary pupils, including Amy and Jasmine (pictured) and their teachers are hoping an electric car will help them bag their fourth Green Flag award.

Midlothian's a great place to grow your business

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Midlothian offers an excellent combination of good transport links and great people and makes a superb business location, according to one successful entrepreneur.