Scottish Secretary: Lessons to be learned from dispute

The staff and their families have been through a very stressful and uncertain time. They have been through a hell of a week and I hope they have a much better weekend as a result of today's announcement.

They can look to the future with an optimism which was absent earlier in the week ...

There are undoubtedly lessons to be learned from this dispute but for now we should focus on the immediate success of securing the site's future.

– Alistair Carmichael, Scottish Secretary