Portsmouth Minister plans to "boost growth" in the city

Michael Fallon, Portsmouth Minister, will be in the city to launch a new plan which hopes to create new jobs Credit: PA

Minister for Portsmouth Michael Fallon will be launching a new plan in the city aimed at creating jobs and boosting growth.

The plan has been put together to help the marine and maritime industry in the Solent following BAE Systems' announcement it would stop ship-building in the city.