Communities Team

Contact Communities and Lifelong Learning

Communities and Lifelong Learning can help you:

  • Develop your group by helping you with funding and training opportunities
  • Link into similar groups in your area to share ideas and resources
  • Set up a formal group with a constitution and board
  • Understand any changes in services and policy
  • Connect with the right people in the council and other organisations in Midlothian
  • To improve your local neighbourhood
  • Link into your Community Council and neighbourhood plan.

Contact by area


Catherine Duns

[email protected]
07557 800833

  • Bonnyrigg and Lasswade
  • Poltonhall
  • Rosewell
  • Loanhead
  • Danderhall

Paul Johnson

[email protected]
07786 215991

  • Penicuik
  • Howgate
  • Roslin and Bilston
  • Damhead

Gillian Cousin

[email protected]
07775 703011

  • Gorebridge
  • Moorfoot
  • Mayfield/Easthouses
  • Newtongrange


Contact [email protected] for:

  • Dalkeith and District
  • Eskbank
  • Newbattle
  • Tynewater