News archive

News published January 2019

  • 200 people drop in to Hillend event

    Destination Hillend 5

    Published 29 Jan 2019

    Around 200 people dropped in to Midlothian Snowsports Centre on Monday 28 January to give their views on ambitious plans to turn it into an all-year-round, multi-activity leisure destination.

  • Milestone in energy from waste plant project

    energy from waste plant

    Published 21 Jan 2019

    FCC Environment, which has been contracted to construct and deliver a state-of-the-art energy-from-waste plant serving Edinburgh and Midlothian, marks the project's good progress.

  • Council reports on performance in 2017/18

    Published 17 Jan 2019

    A public report setting out how Midlothian Council’s services performed in 2017/18 has been published.

  • Locals have their say on council spending

    Published 11 Jan 2019

    Midlothian residents are being reminded that they still have time to have their say on how the council spends its money next year. Councillors are expected to agree their 2019/20 budget and set council tax levels on Tuesday 12 February.

  • Community projects benefit from Armed Forces Covenant funding

    Published 10 Jan 2019

    Two community organisations in Midlothian have each been awarded £20,000 for one-year projects from the Armed Forces Covenant Trust Fund, operated by the Ministry of Defence.