Midlothian


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Mid·lo·thi·an

 (mĭd-lō′thē-ən)
A region of southeast Scotland on the Firth of Forth surrounding Edinburgh. "The Heart of Midlothian" was a popular name for the former Tolbooth Prison in Edinburgh and was used by Sir Walter Scott as the title of his 1818 novel.

Midlothian

(mɪdˈləʊðɪən)
n
(Placename) a council area of SE central Scotland: the historical county of Midlothian (including Edinburgh) became part of Lothian region in 1975; separate unitary authorities were created for Midlothian and City of Edinburgh in 1996; mainly agricultural. Administrative centre: Dalkeith. Pop: 79 710 (2003 est). Area: 356 sq km (137 sq miles)

Mid•lo•thi•an

(mɪdˈloʊ ði ən)

n.
a historic county in SE Scotland.
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Contract notice: Provision of a bus service between Tesco/Eskbank and Gore Avenue on behalf of Midlothian Council.
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THE murder charge against Luke Muir Mitchell, 16, alleges that: On June 30 last year at a wooded area near Roan's Dyke, between Easthouses Road, Easthouses, and Newbattle Road, both Dalkeith, Midlothian, you did assault Jodi Catherine Jones, then residing at 5 Parkhead Place, Easthouses, Dalkeith, Midlothian, and did repeatedly strike her on the head and body, compress and constrict her neck and restrict her breathing, cause her to fall to the ground, apply a ligature around her arms, repeatedly strike her on the head, mouth and body with a knife or similar instrument and you did murder her and further you did strike her head and body with a knife or similar instrument and in particular her face, ear, mouth, breast and abdomen.
Contract award notice: Midlothian Council is seeking a single Supplier to be appointed for the provision of Sheriff Officer Services across the Midlothian Council region on its behalf.
The body of Jodi, 14, was found on a woodland path near her home in Easthouses, Midlothian, in June last year.
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03 Contract Award Notice - Successful Supplier(s): Midlothian Council is seeking a single Supplier to be appointed for the provision of Sheriff Officer Services across the Midlothian Council region on its behalf.
Midlothian rounded off a great indoor season as they celebrated their second major championship title in a week, adding the Scottish Cup to the Team Championship Trophy they won last week.
02 Contract Notice: The purpose of this tender is to procure a multi disciplinary team to provide support services to the Lead Consultant (Procured as a separate contract), specifically the provision of multi-disciplinary services associated with the construction of primary school in Midlothian.
Luke Mitchell, 15, had tried to find a new school after a row over plans to isolate him from other pupils at St David's High in Dalkeith, Midlothian.
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