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Bank slammed over branch closure plan

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THE SNP’S Ian Blackford MP and Kate Forbes MSP have appealed to Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive Ross McEwan to review the decision to close branches in Kyle of Lochalsh and Mallaig.

There has been outrage after RBS revealed last week these branches would be closed due to falling numbers of customers and the greater uptake of online banking. RBS intends closing 259 branches – one in four of its outlets – and axing almost 700 jobs. The plan involves 62 Royal Bank of Scotland and 197 NatWest branches.

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