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One of Scotland's oldest textile mills is facing potential closure, with the loss of 36 jobs.
Caerlee Mill in Innerleithen has called in administrators, but local politicians hope to find a buyer.
Jenny Longden has this report:
Scottish Borders councillor Gavin Logan, said:
"Innerleithen has had more than its share of bad luck in recent years and I hope that every effort is being made to attract new businesses and jobs to the town."
"The company prided itself on its 'Caerlee Mills 100 per cent made in Scotland' label but has now fallen victim to the harsh economic tradition conditions in the knitwear industry."
Scotland's oldest continually operating textile mill is facing possible closure.
36 jobs could be at risk at the Innerleithen based Caerlee Mills after receivers were called in.
The mill dates back to 1788 and once employed 400 workers under the ownership of Ballantyne and Dawson International.