Carberry Tower Mansion. Picture by Nigel Duncan Media

Midlothian and East Lothian Chamber of Commerce and the Bright Green Business Network invite businesses to Christmas networking with a twist.

An environmental expert will be there to provide some useful hints on how to increase their bottom line by being green.

There will also be an opportunity to showcase products and services at complimentary stand spaces.

The date for the popular event is Thursday, December 14 (11.30am to 2pm) at Carberry Tower Mansion House near Musselburgh EH21 8PY.

Carberry is one of the great Scottish mansion houses and sits in 35 acres of parkland only seven miles from Edinburgh.

Further information is available from Dita Macfarlane at Midlothian and East Lothian Chamber of Commerce (MELCC) on 0131 603 5040 or dita@thebusinesspartnership.org.uk