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Midlothian

Roslin 1303: Scotland’s forgotten battle

ON THIS DAY in 1303, a Scots army defied all the odds to defeat the English at the battle of Roslin. It ended as the bloodiest battle ever fought on British soil, but remains largely forgotten.

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A new Aldi is to open in the Capital. Picture; contributed

New Aldi set to open at shopping centre

A new Aldi store is set to open at Cameron Toll at the site of the former BHS, creating 35 jobs in the Capital.

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A significant amount of drugs were recovered. Picture; stock image

Police seize drugs in Midlothian raid

Police in Midlothian can confirm that a man and woman, both aged 23, have been arrested and charged with the supply of controlled drugs following the execution of a warrant at an address in Hunterfield Terrace, Gorebridge.

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Police have issued a warning. Stock image; John Devlin

Warning as car keys targeted in Midlothian house break-ins

Police in Midlothian are appealing for witnesses following a high-value housebreaking and theft in Penicuik.

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Lyndsey Cornet with Lyle. Picture: Jon Savage

Artist auctions his services to raise money for brain tumour tot

FOR months the Little Robot Guys were Musselburgh’s biggest mystery.

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Homeowner Jennifer Barnett from Gorebridge, Midlothian, is petrified to be still living on a gas-hit street and has criticised Environmental Healths handling of the situation. Picture; SWNS

Owner terrified in gas-threat street

A HOMEOWNER has been left petrified to be still living on a gas-hit street after dozens of her neighbours were evacuated due to health risks.

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Police are looking for George Stevenson who was last seen on Friday, February 10

Midlothian police arrest three following series of thefts

Police in Midlothian have arrested a man and two youths in connection with dishonesty offences.

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Lynton Brinck (in red) playing for Peebles RFC in 2014.

Penicuik rugby player ‘headbutted’ club president

A RUGBY player has been banned for allegedly head-butting the president of a rival team during an on-pitch brawl.

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Police seized significant amounts in a drug raid.

Police seize £15,000 worth of drugs in Midlothian bust

Police in Midlothian conducted a day of action yesterday targeting violence and drug related activities.

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Man charged after drugs found in police raids in Penicuik

Man charged after drugs found in police raids in Penicuik

A MAN has been charged after drugs were found during a police raid.

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The no 47 bus. Picture: TSPL

OAP collapses on Penicuik bus in front of shocked passengers

A PENSIONER collapsed on a Penicuik bus at lunchtime today in front of shocked passengers.

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The funeral cortege for Shaun Woodburn arrives at Warriston crematorium, Edinburgh. 
Picture: Ian Rutherford

Funeral held for footballer Shaun Woodburn

Hundreds of mourners gathered to pay their respects at the funeral of former Bonnyrigg Rose footballer and “true gentleman” Shaun Woodburn.

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Police are looking for George Stevenson who was last seen on Friday, February 10

Car keys targeted in Midlothian break-ins

Police in Midlothian are appealing for witnesses following two high-value thefts in Mayfield and Penicuik at the weekend.

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Andie and Louises babies were in the special care unit at the Simpson. Picture: Colin Wright

Mums on the run for neonatal unit

Two mums are gearing up for the Edinburgh Half Marathon in May to raise funds for the unit that helped keep their premature babies alive.

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Bonnyrigg Rose fans from across the globe have traveled to see their team take on Hib. Stephen Dunleavy from New York, Jake Turnbull from Australia, and George Bell from Dominican Republic. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Bonnyrigg Rose fans fly in from across globe for Hibs tie

SUPERFAN friends will be cheering on Bonnyrigg Rose today – after flying a combined 17,000 miles to make the game.

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Clydesdale Ban have announced plans to axe jobs in Lothians.

Clydesdale Bank announces plan to axe branches across Lothians

Anger has been sparked across the Lothians after another major banking group announced branch closures.

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Police are looking for George Stevenson who was last seen on Friday, February 10

Witness appeal launched following Midlothian break in

Police in Midlothian are appealing for witnesses following an attempted housebreaking in Eskbank.

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Michael Andrews who works in Advertising for The Scotsman and who is the goalkeeper for Bonnyrigg Rose who face Hibs in the Scottish Cup this Saturday at Tynecastle Pic: Greg Macvean

Bonnyrigg goalie faces ‘pre-match banter’ from Hibs workmates

BONNYRIGG Rose goalie Michael Andrews is warming up for the big game this weekend – by deflecting a volley of banter from workmates.

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A club manager has released CCTV of a masked man armed with a hammer who ransacked his premises. Picture; contributed

Masked raider is caught breaking into Midlothian club on CCTV

A MASKED man armed with a hammer burst into a club and ransacked it in chilling footage caught on CCTV.

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