Value of Scottish trade noted
The benefit of the Scottish Borders and Edinburgh employment markets are set to be included in a revised Northumberland Local Plan core strategy.
The modification is being proposed at the request of Berwick Town Council.
Cllr Eric Goodyer said: “It’s good news that they have now recognised that a fair part of north Northumberland actually borders Scotland and that trade with the Scottish Borders and Edinburgh is very important.”
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The previous draft of the core strategy highlighted the importance of the Tyneside area to Northumberland.