Festive spending - Midlothian shoppers discuss their habits

With the UK still struggling to climb its way out of economic recession, the Advertiser asked shoppers in Dalkeith whether they would be tightening their purse strings in the run up to Christmas.

Results were a mixed bag, however most admitted that they would be spending slightly less on gifts for friends and family.

Mayfield woman Mary Toogood features in this week’s online video.

Buy the November 21 edition of the Advertiser to read what others had to say.