Government must back our maritime engineering

THE arrival of Donald Trump in London last week brought into sharp focus his America First doctrine, yet when it comes to protecting British shipbuilding jobs the Tories are backing an unofficial policy of Korea first. Last week I spoke in a debate led by my Labour colleague, Ged Killen, about the future of the Scottish Defence industry. There were clear calls for Government to do more to support Scotland’s shipyards. As a former shipbuilder, I’ve been very clear on my views about the foolish, dogmatic decision to put the Fleet Solid Support ships out to international tender. At a time when British shipyards are facing severe downsizing and closures, the Tory Government is being incredibly short-sighted.

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