The Battle Of The Tweed

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20090206

Financial journalist Lesley Campbell finds out if new money and new ideas from outside the Outer Hebrides can save the local Harris Tweed industry, which is on the brink of disappearing. She visits the boardrooms and the windswept island homes of those battling to preserve this iconic fabric.

Can new money and new ideas save the Harris Tweed industry of the Outer Hebrides?

20090206

Financial journalist Lesley Campbell finds out if new money and new ideas from outside the Outer Hebrides can save the local Harris Tweed industry, which is on the brink of disappearing. She visits the boardrooms and the windswept island homes of those battling to preserve this iconic fabric.

Can new money and new ideas save the Harris Tweed industry of the Outer Hebrides?