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Peebleshire textile mill closes

Production at Caerlee Mills in Innerleithen has ended after 225 years. Scotland's oldest continually operating textile mill will immediately shed 33 jobs as efforts to keep it open fail.

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Christine Grahame MSP reacts to mill closure

Christine Grahame MSP has been reacting to the closure of Caerlee Mills in her constituency:

"I have been in touch with the Scottish Government to see if there is some way of ensuring that these skilled employees, who have taken years to develop their skills in textiles, can be redeployed within the borders.''

– Christine Grahame MSP

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