In response to BAE's proposed cuts, the shadow defence secretary Jim Murphy said the country is seeing defence industrial decline on the Government's watch. He said:"Historic sites are closing, jobs are under threat and the defence industry is lacking support."
He continued: "Ministers must do more to demonstrate they have a long-term plan to stimulate and support the UK-based defence industry."
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The widower of murdered MP Jo Cox has quit two charities set up in her memory after sexual assault allegations from his past resurfaced.
A cold and frosty night so a freezing start for those up bright and early.