Published on 31 Oct 2023
Burnbrae Primary School in Bonnyrigg has been selected as runner up for the Cycling Scotland Bikeability School of the Year award.
Published on 8 Aug 2023
Midlothian Council wants to hear your views on proposals to resurface a section of Core Path NCN 196 between Rosewell and Auchendinny.
Published on 14 Jul 2023
A new, dedicated environmental crime team will be cracking down on flytipping, dog fouling, littering and other offences from Monday 17 July.
Published on 16 Jun 2023
The first pipes to supply the brand new Shawfair Town in Midlothian with low-carbon heating have been installed, with construction on the site now well-underway.
Published on 13 Jun 2023
Pupils from Beeslack and Penicuik high schools have been given an opportunity to experience some hands on training of restoration work.
Published on 28 Mar 2023
Local people can enjoy watching wildlife thrive in a new pond beside the Dalkeith to Penicuik cycle path at Rosewell.
Published on 18 Jan 2023
Whether you’re an individual concerned about the climate emergency or an organisation or business trying to work in sustainable ways, come along to the first meeting of Dalkeith Climate Action.
Published on 22 Dec 2022
Oak trees in parks across Midlothian will be among more than a million trees planted in Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth’s name across the UK as part of The Queen’s Green Canopy.
Published on 21 Sep 2022
Midlothian Energy Limited, a 50/50 Joint Venture between Midlothian Council and Vattenfall Heat UK, today embark on their ambitious long-term plan to invest £100m in low-carbon energy projects.
Published on 13 Jul 2022
The council would like to update local residents about the situation with the Ironmill Steps in Dalkeith and the adjoining bridge.
Published on 17 Jun 2022
There have been a number of occurrences of dead seabirds and waterfowl being found on neighbouring coastlines and elsewhere in Scotland. The following precautions are advisable when out and about.
Published on 18 Feb 2022
Midlothian Council is to fund four full-time wardens to crack down on flytipping, dog fouling, littering and other offences as part of a new, dedicated environmental crime team.
Published on 10 Nov 2021
Work has started on a prestigious new build housing development in Dalkeith town centre. This is Midlothian Council’s first ‘Passivhaus’ housing project.
Published on 25 Aug 2021
Council looking at different ways of dealing with the problem, including exploring the use of external contractors to work with its teams to enforce it.
Published on 23 Jul 2021
Scottish Water is reminding people to use water efficiently after confirming that demand is so high during the warm weather that it’s having to produce more than 200 million litres of extra water a day to maintain normal supplies.
Published on 23 Mar 2021
Councillors have agreed to continue limiting the use of glyphosate weed killers.
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