George Mair sets up freelance news agency, Saltire News and Sport

THE journalist, George Mair, is setting up a freelance news agency.

It follows his moving on from The Central Scotland News Agency, after 15 years with it.

Contrary to a brief suggestion on yesterday, he is not retiring.

The 38 year-old has set up Saltire News and Sport Ltd, based in Edinburgh.

He will be covering news and features across Scotland.

He told “I want to build on the good relationships I have developed over the years, including with news desks.”

He can be contacted at