Waverley Line plan wins backing [BBC News]





Date: 15/03/2005

The Scottish Executive pledges up to £115m towards the cost of reopening a rail link to the Borders.


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The Scottish Executive pledges up to £115m towards the cost of reopening a rail link to the Borders.

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