Midlothian



Buccleuch Property unveils plans for second employment development in Dalkeith

A public consultation will be held on a proposed new employment development on land east of Salters Road in Dalkeith.

Published 6 July 2021

Demolition work begins at former Bonnyrigg school site

Demolition work on the former St. Mary’s Primary School building in Bonnyrigg will begin this week to pave the way for a potential new intermediate care facility and new extra-care housing.

Published 6 July 2021

Council unveils regeneration opportunities in Dalkeith town centre

Proposals to replace a number of office and other buildings owned by Midlothian Council in Dalkeith with new housing, retail and community space are to be considered as part of an initiative to regenerate the town centre.

Published 5 July 2021

Crosbie Homes delivers new homes for SBHA and Midlothian Council

Crosbie Homes, the new build housing arm of Morris & Spottiswood, has delivered high-quality social housing in Oxton and Pathhead after entering into its first new-build contracts with both Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA) and Midlothian Council.

Published 25 June 2021

Ogilvie starts £17m housing project in Dalkeith

Ogilvie Construction has started work on a £17 million project to build new homes and a care facility for Midlothian Council in Dalkeith.

Published 24 June 2021

New employment development planned in Dalkeith

Buccleuch Property has brought forward proposals for the construction of an employment development with ancillary uses in Dalkeith.

Published 21 June 2021

Dandara commemorates wartime heroine at Loanhead development

Housebuilder Dandara East Scotland held a small road-naming ceremony last week recognising the courage and sacrifice of Jane Haining, a Church of Scotland missionary and Matron of the Scottish Mission School in Budapest, who died in Auschwitz concentration camp in 1944.

Published 1 June 2021

Midlothian Council approves five-year strategy for 1,000 new homes

Plans for the construction of 1,000 new council homes and the development of 484 units of specialist housing have been approved by Midlothian Council as part of a new five-year strategy.

Published 27 May 2021

Taylor Wimpey concludes contract with Dunedin Canmore for Roslin affordable homes

Taylor Wimpey East Scotland has concluded a contract with Dunedin Canmore Housing Association to deliver 38 affordable homes for social rent, which will form part of the wider masterplan vision and framework for the new community that is now emerging in Roslin.

Published 18 May 2021

Lidl lodges plans for third Midlothian store

Supermarket chain Lidl has submitted a planning application to open a new store at Midlothian’s Straiton Retail Park.

Published 7 May 2021

Council opens consultation on proposed new care and housing development in Bonnyrigg

A public consultation is underway on a proposal from Midlothian Council to submit a planning application for a new development providing community, health and housing support services in Bonnyrigg.

Published 12 April 2021

Work starts on Starbucks and Greggs drive-throughs in Dalkeith

Construction work has started on two new drive-through Starbucks and Greggs outlets in Dalkeith.

Published 25 March 2021

Green light for 100 new homes in Rosewell

Banks Property’s detailed planning application for up to 100 new homes in Rosewell has now been approved by Midlothian Council.

Published 16 March 2021

Property firm fined £4k after Midlothian roof light fall

Property partnership Alex Brewster and Sons has been fined £4,000 after an employee fell through a roof light.

Published 22 February 2021

Hardies assists Midlothian Council’s sustainability drive with £90m worth of construction projects

Hardies Property & Construction Consultants is assisting Midlothian Council with its sustainability drive with Passivhaus and Net Zero Carbon goals following its appointment to deliver 20 construction projects with a combined construction value of £90 million.

Published 19 February 2021