WD Close & Sons already use the Swan Hunter site to finish building enormous subsea matts.The project manager here says he thinks the former shipyard has a strong future.
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The Met Office have issued a yellow "Be Aware" warning of strong winds for the region for Sunday into Monday
Emma Jesson brings you Saturday night's forecast
Christmas Eve could be rather frosty and at present, Christmas Day looks like being cold and clear with one or two wintry showers