Thanks

Many, many, thanks go to everybody who has helped out with this project, including:

  • Heritage Lottery Fund for making this all possible;
  • Julia Barton, artist – for making the process so enjoyable for all the participants and coordinating the wonderful banner – and for burning the midnight oil to get it finished after the printer had technical problems;
  • All the wonderful ¬†participants from Crystalmount Sheltered Housing;¬† Midlothian After School Network; Midlothian Sure Start; Woodburn Day Care Club;¬† Midlothian Scots Corner Barracks;¬† Girl Guiding Midlothian – and all the staff and volunteers who made their involvement possible;
  • The Mining Museum for all their help and the use of the Memorial Centre for a whole week;
  • all our interviewees;
  • The Dalkeith History Society, especially the volunteers at the Dalkeith Museum;
  • Melville Housing Housing Association;
  • Fiona Maher, Heritage Development Officer, Melville Housing Association;
  • Chris Turnbull, volunteer at Midlothian Voluntary Action – for transcribing the interviews, a huge piece of work;
  • Ryan Sturrock and Jed for making the video for the Annual General Meeting and Artwork Launch event;
  • Everybody else who helped.