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BAE protest begins

Workers are protesting outside BAE's Annual General Meeting Credit: Adam Fowler

A protest by BAE workers, including hundreds from the site in Brough, has started in Westminster. It is taking place as the company holds its Annual General Meeting.

The site in Brough is due to close in 2013 Credit: Adam Fowler
Workers have been meeting with MPs Credit: Adam Fowler

David Davis MP has called the plans by BAE as "short-sighted and short-termist as any Victorian capitalist you can think of."

Alan Johnson MP says: "Never been involved in a battle which is more just."

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BAE workers in vote

BAE workers at Warton in Lancashire are to vote today on a union plan to save jobs. Staff are being balloted on taking one day of unpaid leave a month. It comes following news of jobs losses at the plant in East Yorkshire. Our colleagues at ITV Granada are following this. Read more here.

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