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BAE shipyard job losses: Hundreds of posts shed in Scotland

6 November 2013 Last updated at 18:53 GMT

BAE Systems is to cut 1,775 jobs at its yards in Scotland and England, and end shipbuilding altogether at Portsmouth.

Shipbuilding will continue in Scotland but hundreds of jobs will be lost at yards in Govan and Scotstoun on the River Clyde in Glasgow, and Rosyth in Fife.

James Cook reports.