IN PICTURES: The First Minister’s Hawick visit

First Minister Alex Salmond tours the Barrie factory
First Minister Alex Salmond tours the Barrie factory

first Minister Alex Salmond swept into town yesterday, and the Hawick News joined him on a tour of Barrie Knitwear, and his visit to the Bill McLaren bust in Wilton Lodge Park, where he announced a £77,000 funding boost for the local tennis club.

Full report and more pictures in Friday’s paper.

Photographs by Rob Gray.