About Midlothian Tourism Forum

Find out more about us

Midlothian Tourism Forum brings together the wide range of businesses making up Midlothian’s vibrant tourism sector. This includes attractions, transport, accommodation, venues, retail, hospitality, events, and festivals, all of which contribute to putting Midlothian on the map.

Content on the website is curated and edited by the MTF.   More details and to join - email liz@midlothiantourismforum.co.uk

MTF is driven by a steering group comprising representatives of local businesses, Midlothian Council Economic Development team and VisitScotland.

The Steering group includes:

Ian Gardner, Rosslyn Chapel  - CHAIR

Stephen Begg, Dalkeith Country Park

Shelley Gibson/ Margaret Roberston  - Dalkeith Country Park

Neil Christison - VisitScotland

Alasdair MacLauchlan - VisitScotland

Richard Harris - The Original Rosslyn Inn

Alastair Macfarlane Melville Golf Centre

and Midlothian Council Economic Development team including Nathan Gallogley- Economic Development Officer - Tourism ,Heritage and Culture.

MTF is open to all tourism sector businesses in Midlothian. By connecting, you’ll influence and help to drive the direction of tourism in Midlothian.

PLEASE JOIN US! Cost to join in 2023 and 2024 - £80 PA.

Benefits of membership are based around following priority areas:-

  1. Networking and Communication
  2. Marketing of Midlothian’s tourism offering
  3. Collaboration with organisations and key stakeholders outside the region
  4. Business support such as training and business development activity
  5. Engaging with govt bodies and other key organisations

MTF is signed up to the Green Pledge And the sustainability aims within the region.


More details and to join - email liz@midlothiantourismforum.co.uk