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Job Losses (Dumfries and Galloway)

Part of the debate – in the Scottish Parliament at 4:43 pm on 16th June 1999.

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Motion debated,

That the Parliament notes with regret the loss of 99 jobs in Dumfries with the closure of the Nestlé factory, in addition to over 2000 jobs in Dumfries and Galloway in the past two years and the potential loss of 1700 jobs in the agricultural sector in the next two years.