Win a Trip on The Midlothian Explorer

Rosie and Oscar (pictured below) have already enjoyed a fantastic day out at Edinburgh’s Butterfly & Insect World, and now you can too by entering Visit Midlothian’s competition to win a family Golden Ticket for their new hop on, hop off Midlothian Explorer bus!

The new 527 bus service, which began operating on Monday 18th April, will run from 10am until 4pm, seven days a week until 23rd October 2016. Departing from outside the National Mining Museum Scotland, The Midlothian Explorer serves to link Borders Railway passengers with Midlothian communities and visitor attractions.  

To enter the Golden Ticket competition simply visit the Visit Midlothian website at and sign up to the Midlothian Explorer newsletter for updates about news and events.

Alternatively, you can hand in your name and contact details to any of the listed attractions en route. Please mark your entry Midlothian Explorer Golden Ticket competition.

The competition will run from Monday 2 May until Friday 20 May.

The winner will be announced on the Visit Midlothian and Midlothian Council Facebook pages and websites at and