Midlothian



Funding injection for Midlothian Snowsports Centre expansion

Councillors have agreed to invest £13.8 million of capital funding into developing Midlothian ...

Published 9 May 2019

Green light for £17m Midlothian school hub

Councillors have approved £17 million plans to build a new primary school and community hub in ...

Published 5 April 2019

Midlothian housing association to deliver £2.4m in home upgrades

New kitchens, bathrooms, heating systems and replacement roofs are to be fitted in Melville Housing ...

Published 2 April 2019

Lynda Ross: The demolished development and the silent clock

A dispute about a demolished housing development in Midlothian has shown how a claim against consult ...

Published 27 March 2019

Council leader expresses disappointment at Midlothian gas ruling

The leader of Midlothian Council said he is “profoundly disappointed and frustrated” by ...

Published 22 March 2019

Council’s £12m damages claim against engineers over botched social housing development dismissed

A Scottish local authority which sued engineering contractors over a failed social housing developme ...

Published 21 March 2019

Further 243 homes approved for Mactaggart & Mickel at Shawfair

Housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel has received planning permission to build the next phase of its ...

Published 21 March 2019

Avant Homes begins work on £56m development of 165 new homes in Penicuik

Work is underway by Avant Homes to bring a £56 million development of new homes to&n ...

Published 22 February 2019

New Midlothian primary school set for former Newbattle site

Midlothian Council has approved plans for a new primary school to be built on the former site of New ...

Published 13 February 2019

Groundworks begin at 544-home project in Penicuik

Essential enabling works are now under way at a recently-approved housing development in Midlothian. ...

Published 31 January 2019

CALA site manager represents Straiton at NHBC awards

A senior site manager has represented his Midlothian development on the UK stage at the housebuildin ...

Published 31 January 2019

Construction ahead of schedule at Millerhill recycling and energy recovery facility

Work on a new state-of-the-art energy-from-waste plant which will serve the City of Edinburgh and Mi ...

Published 21 January 2019

PSL Land unveils new site for thwarted film studio plan

The company that was prevented from progressing plans for Scotland’s first purpose-built film ...

Published 10 January 2019

Contractor appointed for new Midlothian joint campus

Midlothian Council has appointed a contractor to build a new joint campus for two primary schools. ...

Published 19 December 2018

Education Building Award for ‘pioneering’ Midlothian high school

Newbattle Community Campus in Midlothian has scooped an award at the Education Buildings Scotland Aw ...

Published 26 November 2018