Plan B time as 'pop-up' mill scheme is unveiled

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A DETERMINED designer whose ambitious fundraiser to build the Highlands’ first weaving mill fell short of its target is on the way to success with her Plan B.

Claire Campbell’s initial bid to build the Black House Mill on the Black Isle secured £148,000 worth of pledges from 853 backers in 26 countries but fell short of the ambitious £500,000 target she set herself.

Her resolve to convert a disused Resolis farm steading into a weaving hub capable of meeting global demand for tartan remains strong with £35,000 raised in a fresh bid to build the west wing of the…