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Dalkeith Estate Walkabout

Date: 28th June 2017

Location: Dalkeith Corn Exchange, 200 High Street
EH22 1AZ

Time: 11:00 - 12:00

Cost: None

Resident led estate inspection of Dalkeith - all residents welcome to attend.

Residents and council officers will be inspecting the Dalkeith area for housing related problems.

If you want to report issues in advance of the estate walkabout or require further information, please phone 0131 271 3611 or email

Carer career tasting session

Date: 29th June 2017

Location: Dalkeith Library and Arts Centre, 2 White Hart St
EH22 1AE

Time: 09:30 - 11:15

Cost: FREE

Could you be a carer for someone who needs help at home? Come along to our taster session.

If you think you would like a career caring for someone in their home then come along to our taster session. This fun and informative event will give you an insight into if it is a job for you.

No formal qualifications are required

Did you know you don't need any formal qualifications but you will require to work towards them once employed?

You will be paid more than the living wage

You will also be working shifts and for more than the living wage (which is £8.45) for a minium of 12 hours a week.

Book your place

Call McSence on:

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Date: 30th June 2017 - 22nd August 2017

Every day

Location: Various venues in Midlothian

Cost: £4.00

Tonezone with instructor for the 12-15 yrs.

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Teenzone - Tonezone for 12-15 year olds - will be running as normal throughout the school holidays.

Contact information

Check individual centres for times:

Scottish F.A. Summer Roadshow at the Saltire Soccer Centre

Date: 3rd July 2017 - 7th July 2017

Every day

Location: Saltire Soccer Centre, Unit 1, Mayfield Industrial Estate, Newtongrange,
EH22 4AD

Time: 10:00 - 15:00

Cost: £55 (for 10:00 to 15:00 class) or £33 (for 10:00 to 12:00 class)

Scottish F.A. Summer Roadshow - football training for children aged 5-12.

Come to the Scottish F.A Summer Roadshow at the Saltire Soccer Centre:

  • Monday 3 July to Friday 7 July
  • Classes run from 10:00 to 12:00 or 10:00 to 15:00

Children will be coached by SFA Coaches, participate in small sided games, and improve football skills.

Further information

For further information or to book a place, please contact Keith Wright at or 0131 561 6517

National Pool Life Guard Qualification (NPLQ) at Newbattle Pool

Date: 3rd July 2017 - 8th July 2017

Every day

Location: Newbattle Pool, Main Street
EH22 4LJ

Time: 08:00 - 17:00

Cost: £235 (Adult) or £205 (Concession)

Earn the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification.

Think you’ve got what it takes to become a lifeguard? Then this is the course for you.

The National Pool Lifeguard Qualification is a nationally recognised qualifications which allows you to work on poolside

Course times and fees

The course runs from:

  • Monday 3 July to Friday 7 July - 08:00 to 17:00
  • Saturday 8 August (exam) - 08:00 to 12:00 

Course fees must be paid two weeks before the course starts. Courses are non-refundable.

Criteria for taking part

Candidates must be 16 yrs plus, strong swimmers and must be able to meet the following basic fitness criteria:

  • Jump/dive into deep water
  • Swim 50 metres in less than 60 seconds
  • Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water
  • Tread water for 30 seconds
  • Surface dive to the floor of the pool


To book a place, telephone Newbattle Pool on:

  • 0131 561 5340