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Up to a thousand posts are under threat at BAE systems based at Portsmouth Shipyard.

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Unions vow to fight plans against job cuts

Unions have vowed to fight plans to cut hundreds of jobs in Portsmouth.

They will meet with senior executives from BAE Systems next week to discuss the loss of 940 jobs at the Portsmouth ship yard.

Shipbuilding will cease in the city from 2014.

Overall, 1,775 jobs will go at BAE Systems in Scotland and Portsmouth.

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