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Get inspired for your perfect trip to Midlothian and the Borders with our stories, itineraries and highlights. Whether you’re a history buff, a foodie explorer or an adrenaline seeker; from solo travellers to couples and families; your next holiday starts here!



Live Local with Beirhope’s Lynne Jobes

In Live Local with… Midlothian and Scottish Borders locals share their favourite places, from restaurants and shops to walks, views and more. The series is…

access_time4th August 2020


Film Guide to Midlothian and the Borders

Film and TV have played a significant role in putting Scotland on the map. With its breathtaking landscapes, quaint villages and vast beaches, the country…

access_time22nd May 2020


Podcasts all about Scotland

Whether you’re on the go or relaxing at home, podcasts provide an increasingly popular distraction. Though the format has been around for a while, the…

access_time15th May 2020


6 Reasons why Alchemy Live is Unmissable

Every year, the Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival brings the very best in experimental film to the Scottish Borders. With the small town…

access_time15th April 2020


What’s On This March

With Spring slowly awakening the countryside, Midlothian and the Scottish Borders are coming to life with a variety of events, festivals and indulgent offers. From…

access_time9th March 2020


What’s On This January

Some might expect the first month of the year to be quiet. Not in Midlothian and the Borders. Both areas are rich with unmissable celebrations…

access_time9th January 2020