Part of the old Waverley line
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Keith Brown: Rail deal 'good for Borders'

6 November 2012 Last updated at 11:01 GMT

A deal has been signed setting a contractual date of summer 2015 for reopening a rail route from Edinburgh to the Borders.

Transport Secretary Keith Brown tells BBC Scotland it is an important milestone in bringing trains back to the region.