Published on 28 Jan 2020
More than 2,000 people in south east Scotland are set to benefit from the first wave of skills and career support from the new Housing, Construction and Infrastructure (HCI) Skills Gateway.
Published on 17 Jun 2019
Citizens Advice Scotland is currently running a two week Scams Awareness campaign.
Published on 13 Mar 2019
Midlothian Council’s Trading Standards team is warning residents about a couple of scams currently operating in the area.
Published on 12 Feb 2019
Councillors were updated today (Tuesday) on Midlothian projects to maximise the benefits of the Borders Railway.
Published on 5 Feb 2019
Take a stand against scams. That’s the message from Midlothian Council’s Trading Standards team.
Published on 19 Dec 2018
Midlothian Council is urging local residents to ‘Keep Your Cool at Christmas’ by respecting their local shop worker.
Published on 27 Nov 2018
National Consumer Week this year, which is running until 2 December, is focusing on shopping through online marketplaces
Published on 26 Nov 2018
An action group set up to develop the tourism industry in Midlothian and the Scottish Borders has secured a £300,000 funding boost to continue benefitting businesses in both areas.
Published on 5 Nov 2018
A project to transform a disused building at Newtongrange railway station into a community space and bistro welcomed its first VIP guest today (Monday).
Published on 14 Aug 2018
Applications are open for individuals in the private and third sectors to join the Regional Enterprise Council for the Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal.
Published on 7 Aug 2018
Midlothian’s economy is set to benefit from a £1.3bn investment package, following Tuesday’s formal signing of the Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal.
Published on 3 Jul 2018
Midlothian residents are being warned not to be scammed into believing they can use iTunes cards to pay for things such as loan fees, HMRC tax bills, utility bills, online shopping or fees to accept a prize etc.
Published on 6 Jun 2018
Today on World Anti-Counterfeiting Day, Midlothian Council Trading Standards is reminding the public the reasons why they should not buy counterfeit goods.
Published on 22 May 2018
A national campaign warning people about doorstep crime has been launched by Police Scotland in Midlothian. Operation Monarda is a two week campaign running until Sunday 3 June.
Published on 18 May 2018
A new visitor pass designed to drive tourism to Midlothian and the Scottish Borders has officially launched today (Friday 18 May).
Published on 15 May 2018
If you have ever lost money through a Western Union money transfer scam, then you have until 31st May 2018 to file a claim to try to get your money back.
Published on 10 May 2018
Complete our survey on the draft licensing policy and overprovision statement for 2018
Published on 20 Mar 2018
Midlothian Council is urging all second-hand car dealers in the area to read a new guide to ensure that they work within the law.
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