A former jute mill worker believes his cancer was caused by asbestos exposure during his years working in Dundee – and he fears many others could also be at risk.
A memorial event with a difference was held at the weekend, as “mourners” gathered to commemorate the demolition of a derelict jute mill.
Two men have been accused of stealing bricks from the site of Wallace Craigie Works.
Police have launched a criminal investigation into the allegedly illegal demolition of a Dundee mill.
The owners of a historic Dundee mill demolished last month could be fined or jailed if they are successfully prosecuted for razing the building.
The demolition of the B-listed Halley’s Mill in Dundee could be reported to the Procurator Fiscal.
Legal action could be taken against the owners of an iconic Dundee jute mill which was razed apparently without full permission, the Tele has learned.
Dundee City Council is considering what action to take after a historic mill was knocked down without listed building consent, and will announce its decision next month.
The leader of Dundee City Council has confirmed Wallace Craigie jute works was torn down without full permission in place.
A part of Dundee’s proud industrial history was lost forever this week, when bulldozers moved in to knock down the former jute works known as Halley’s Mill.
Security has been stepped up at an abandoned Dundee jute mill.