Rolls-Royce: "No comment" on today's reports

A Rolls-Royce spokesperson has told Central News the firm has no comment on today's reports of new jobs at the company's site in Derby.

The Defence Secretary is expected to make an announcement about the plans next week.

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Rolls-Royce Reactors

The government is expected to announce Rolls-Royce in Derby will carry out highly-specialised work as part of a new £1bn contract for reactors to power the next generation of Britain's nuclear submarines.