Johnston Press to close newspaper offices

The company says it will shut sites across the Scottish Borders and North East of England.

Fears for local coverage after Johnston Press announces closures

Reacting to the decision to close offices in the borders, John Lamont MSP said:

"They need to cut costs but many will be concerned about there being a drop in the standard of local coverage as a result of this move."

"I am very concerned the next stage might be the closure of certain newspapers."

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