A deal to save an under-threat Aberdeen paper mill has fallen through, it was revealed today.
Stoneywood Paper Mill
The preferred bidder for an under-threat historic paper mill has been selected – handing a lifeline to almost 500 employees.
An informal group has been set up to help secure the future of the stricken Stoneywood paper mill.
Bosses at a closure-threatened Aberdeen paper mill are confident a new buyer will be found for the business.
The First Minister has today confirmed she will ask the Minister for Business to consider whether a taskforce should be set up to help a troubled Aberdeen papermill stay in operation.
Calls have been made for the Scottish Government to form a taskforce to help a troubled Aberdeen papermill find a new owner and safeguard nearly 500 jobs.
Politicians have told of their concern at the news of administration proceedings starting at Stoneywood Mill.
A Scottish Government Minister has put his support behind the paper mill.
Stoneywood Mill is the last remaining paper mill in the city.
The owners of a historic Aberdeen paper mill today confirmed they are intending to enter into administration.