South Scotland

Michael Moore and Caroline Spelman visit Borders sites

Two UK cabinet ministers have visited the Borders to hear the concerns of fishermen and farmers.

Secretary of State for Scotland Michael Moore was accompanied by the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Caroline Spelman.

They met local fishermen and industry representatives at the Fisherman's Mission in Eyemouth.

Then they headed to Stagehall near Stow, to meet NFU Scotland President, Nigel Miller, who farms there.

Later in the day Mr Moore and Ms Spelman were scheduled to visit East Lothian to tour the Glenkinchie Distillery.

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