Production of Successor submarines due to start this week – Barrow reaction
Over the weekend, defence secretary Michael Fallon announced £1.25bn would support the first stage of constructing four new submarines at the shipyard in Barrow.
The MP is due to visit Barrow this week for a ceremony to signal the start of the project.
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This is an important milestone for the defence of our nation
John Woodcock, MP for Barrow and Furness, has welcomed news production will begin. He said: "This is an important milestone for the defence of our nation and for the economic stability of... read more
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