Midlothian



Plan approved for more than 2,200 affordable Midlothian homes over next five years

Midlothian Council has approved a strategic investment plan which identifies locations for 2,202 aff ...

Published 21 November 2018

Work starts on new manufacturing plant in Loanhead

Danish multi-national Danfoss Power Solutions is to invest millions of pounds in Scotland to build a ...

Published 9 November 2018

Research project to investigate carbon dioxide in disused mines and potential implications for new homes

A research project has been commissioned by the Scottish Government to investigate the prevalence ...

Published 17 October 2018

Midlothian film studio plan hit by court ruling

Plans to deliver Scotland’s first purpose-built film and TV studio on the outskirts of Edinburgh a ...

Published 4 October 2018

Dandara signs up as fourth housebuilder at Shawfair development

The developers behind the Shawfair urban expansion near Edinburgh have reached another major miles ...

Published 24 August 2018

Council unveils proposed location of new Midlothian school

Midlothian Council has agreed to build a three stream replacement school for Lasswade Primary School ...

Published 22 August 2018

Blog: Lead consultants - liable for what?

Kathleen McAnea outlines why developers should review a recent case when procuring works and consi ...

Published 23 May 2018

Appeal Court dismisses council’s damages claim against architects over failed social housing development

A Scottish local authority which raised an action for £12 million in damages over the loss of a soc ...

Published 28 March 2018

Developer lines up tasty treat for Dalkeith

Developers are on course to serve up a tasty treat for Dalkeith with plans for a £2 million develop ...

Published 22 March 2018

Tenders invited for new Midlothian road

A new road linking Musselburgh with the new Shawfair community and Danderhall is set to reduce roa ...

Published 6 March 2018

Portakabin to provide modular buildings at Midlothian Energy from Waste facility

Modular construction provider Portakabin has won a contract to deliver three separate buildings at ...

Published 9 February 2018

Scotland's first purpose-built film & TV studio wins formal government backing

Scottish ministers have granted planning permission in principle for the country’s first purpose-b ...

Published 12 January 2018

Over 500 new homes on track at new Midlothian community

A trio of housebuilders have outlined plans to deliver more than 500 new homes at the Shawfair com ...

Published 27 October 2017

Midlothian school building plan approved

Midlothian is to embark on a major school building and extension programme after councillors appro ...

Published 27 September 2017

Construction firm accused of showing ‘utter contempt’ to social dumping fears

Trade unions GMB Scotland and Unite have accused construction giant Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) of t ...

Published 4 September 2017