Decommissioning Rosyth’s nuclear submarines

May 2019

 

Jobs and skills are being put at risk as the Westminster Government dithers over decommissioning Rosyth’s nuclear submarines and delaying shipbuilding work, according to unions chiefs. The government came under fire earlier this week in a hard-hitting National Audit Office report over lengthy and costly delays in disposing of 20 mothballed nuclear submarines, seven of which languish at Rosyth. Now it has been claimed the redundant hulks are hampering the fight to retain skilled workers at the Fife yard, where a raft of redundancies have been announced in the last yea