TWO of the saviours of Hearts, Ann Budge and Ian Murray MP, hailed a momentous day for the club yesterday after a deal was struck to transfer a crucial 29% shareholding from Lithuania.
Hearts' administrators are halfway to securing approval for their rescue deal in Lithuania.
Hearts hope to be able to take a major step towards exiting administration next Friday when UBIG's creditors meeting takes place.
Ann Budge, Hearts' prospective chairwomen, has promised an era of "openness" and "transparency" if her takeover of the Edinburgh club is rubber-stamped.
ONE of Scotland's leading businesswomen is expected to become the new power behind one of the country's most famous football clubs.