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Posted on December 8th, 2015

Paralympic Event - 18 March 2016

The 2016 Paralympic Experience Event being held at Forrester / St Augustine’s High School in Edinburgh on Friday 18 March… Read More...

Posted on November 20th, 2015

RNIB Talking Books are now free!

RNIB’s Talking Book Service turns 80 this year – and to celebrate, they are proud to announce they are making… Read More...

Posted on October 29th, 2015

Midlothian Special Transport Newsletter

Forward Mid have created the Midlothian Special Transport Newsletter/ Guide. 2015 At almost every point of consultation with Disabled People… Read More...

Posted on October 16th, 2015

St David's Fundraiser - 7th November

ST DAVIDS FUNDRAISER SATURDAY 7th NOVEMBER 2015 AT NEWTONGRANGE STARS CLUB 11am – 3pm £2.00 ENTRY INCLUDES TEA, COFFEE &… Read More...

Posted on October 16th, 2015

Mental Health Arts and Film Festival - 10 - 31 Oct

Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival covers everything from music, film and visual art to theatre, dance, and literature.… Read More...

Posted on October 9th, 2015

Ladies Night at Dobbies!

Ladies Night at Dobbies! Ladies’ Night @ Dobbies Thursday 1st December 2016 – 5pm to 9pm Join us for an evening jam-packed with live… Read More...

Posted on October 8th, 2015

Aladdin at Brunton Theatre, Musselburgh

Aladdin at Brunton Theatre, Musselburgh Aladdin sees the return of Mark Cox as writer and director for his third panto at The Brunton.  Mark is… Read More...

Posted on October 7th, 2015

Christmas Charity Festival - Sat 3rd & Sun 4th Dec 2016

Christmas Charity Festival - Sat 3rd & Sun 4th Dec 2016 This annual event is now in its sixth year and goes from strength to strength with over 30 charity stalls… Read More...

Posted on October 7th, 2015

Winter - Christmas @ Newbattle Abbey

Saturday 21 November 2015 11:00 – 16:00 Newbattle Abbey College welcomes you to a lovely occasion for all the family… Read More...

Posted on October 7th, 2015

Christmas Fayre at Traquair House

Christmas Fayre at Traquair House Christmas Festive Fayre at Traquair House Saturday 26th to Sunday 27th November 2016 10.30am to 4.00pm A wonderful weekend of… Read More...

Posted on October 7th, 2015

Edinburgh's Winter Festival!

Edinburgh's Winter Festival! Tis’ the Season to be Jolly! What better way to enjoy the lead up to Christmas and Winter vacation than… Read More...

Posted on October 2nd, 2015

Day of Dance and Music - 17th October

Day of Dance and Music - 17th October Read More...

Posted on September 2nd, 2015

MidFest - 4th - 13th September

Midfest kicks off this weekend with a packed diary of music, arts and more – download the full brochure and… Read More...

Posted on September 2nd, 2015

Opening celebrations for Border's Railway

The Border’s railway opens this weekend and there are lots of ways to celebrate! Saturday 5th September Each new station… Read More...

Posted on August 27th, 2015

Summer - Edinburgh Mela

Summer - Edinburgh Mela Join the Edinburgh Mela on 29th and 30th August. There will be BSL interpreters on the Saturday in the Kids… Read More...

Posted on August 27th, 2015

Have your say - Play Strategy

Have your say in a workshop to help the development of a Play Strategy for Midlothian. The Workshops will look… Read More...

Posted on August 18th, 2015

Walk the Line - Sat 26th September 2015

Join others to ‘walk the line’ from Penicuik to Eskbank. This family friendly walk is organised by Ageing Well. There… Read More...

Posted on August 7th, 2015

Have your say - Peer Support Groups

Have your say to help improve health and social care for Midlothian’s people The Health and Social Care Integration group… Read More...

Posted on August 6th, 2015

Quiz afternoon (60+)

Free fun quiz afternoon for the over 60s. Friday 28th August between 14:00 – 16:00 at the Dalkeith Arts Centre.… Read More...

Posted on August 6th, 2015

Summer - garden open days

Midlothian Growing Together are holding a Summer Garden Event at their community garden opposite St Mary’s Church in Dalkeith Country… Read More...

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