Boris Johnson committed to renewing the UK’s nuclear deterrent as well as increasing shipbuilding in the UK. He told the Commons: “We’re going to use our extra defence spending to restore Britain’s position as the foremost naval power in Europe.” The Prime Minister said: “This will spur a renaissance of British shipbuilding across the UK. In Glasgow and South Belfast, Appledore and Birkenhead. “Guaranteed jobs and illuminating the benefits of the Union in the white light of the arc-welders’ torch.
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