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225-year-old Borders mill faces possible closure

Scotland's oldest continually operating textile mill is facing possible closure.

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'Innerleithen has had its fair share of bad luck' says Borders councillor

Caerlee Mills, in Innerleithen, Scottish Borders Credit: ITV News Border

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."

Caerlee Mills Credit: ITV News Border

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