Local MSP appointed Scottish Conservative Party Chairman

Rosslyn Chapel will be celebrating its famous ‘Green Men’ carvings with a special day of activities on Saturday 28 May.

The capital’s SNP and Green councillors have begun formal negotiations as they look to enter a minority administration.

One of the first jobs for Midlothian’s new councillors will be to decide whether to scrap remote meetings.

Midlothian trampolinist and friends spring into action to support more families impacted by Huntington’s disease

Colin Beattie MSP, Midlothian North & Musselburgh, writes his monthly column for Midlothian View.

A drive has been launched by Scottish Borders Council to gauge the appetite among the public and business community for more electric vehicle charging points across the region.

Midlothian Crime Beat for period between Monday 9th and Sunday 15th May 2022.

A bid to shut down a waste recycling firm after it breached planning rules has been dealt a blow after part of the site was allowed to remain open following an appeal.

A ban on using animal waste at an energy plant is unjustified because there is no evidence it will create an odour, it has being claimed.

Midlothian radio station celebrates 15 years of success by launching new FM frequency

Top Scottish curry restaurant The Radhuni has renewed its sponsorship of Midlothian’s oldest and largest local festival in the town.

The Midlothian Conservative and Unionist Association have announced that their group of Councillors have elected David Virgo as their leader.

A garage lock-up at the back of a house in Penicuik is to be turned into a beauty salon.

Lorna Slater, Scottish Minister for Green Skills, Circular Economy and Biodiversity, Lothian MSP and Scottish Greens co-leader writes her monthly column for Midlothian View.

A small care home has been ordered to redecorate or find new premises after inspectors raised concerns over ‘tired decor’ and design.

A couple who wanted to put a boundary fence around their garden were told they could not because it gave pedestrians a safe place to escape vehicles on the road.

A new administration is to lead Scottish Borders Council forward after a coalition was formed in the wake of last week’s local elections.

The launch of a survey into parking in West Lothian has shown just how strong feelings on the subject are.

Edinburgh’s Labour group is awaiting a decision from party chiefs on whether to form another council coalition with the SNP.

The political future of Scottish Borders Council hangs in the balance as talks are launched this week in a bid to form a new administration.

A nursing home which closed after care chiefs suspended its licence following a shocking inspection report is to be turned into housing.

People who live and work in Midlothian are being asked to help set out a new vision for Dalkeith town centre.

Midlothian SNP have agreed the positions of Group Leader and Deputy.

The SNP are set to take control of Midlothian Council after returning as the biggest party in the elections.