1. ITV Report

Eyemouth to be cruise destination

The small fishing town of Eyemouth in the Scottish Borders has now been given the go ahead to receive cruise ships.

The first liner will visit the port of Eyemouth this summer. The MS Island Sky will anchor off Eyemouth on Sunday 19th August and tender passengers to the pontoon on the Middle Pier.

It's hoped the introduction of cruising vessels will give a welcomed economic boost to the town and surrounding areas.

The Island Sky Credit: Noble-Caledonia

The news has seen an air of excitement around the small fishing town.

Gunsgreen house Credit: ITV Border

Staff at Gunsgreen house explained how much the town needs this injection of tourists and explain what this particular tourist attraction has to offer:

Eyemouth Community Council explain this is a welcome economic boost for the town

To see a video of the Island Sky click here