Minister makes visit to threatened depot
Last updated at 11:23, Thursday, 16 August 2012
A GOVERNMENT minister was in Longtown on Tuesday to hear the case for saving the military base and hundreds of jobs.
Defence minister Peter Luff visited the closure-threatened ammunition depot where it is estimated that about 100 of the jobs are held by people living on the Scottish side of the border.
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First published at 21:32, Wednesday, 15 August 2012
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