Towards the end of last month, BAE Systems said it would slash around 3,000 jobs at sites across Britain. BAE Systems is the UK’s largest defence and security firm, employing 40,000 people here.
South Tyneside British National Party will be holding a special meeting at Highlane Social Club in Hebburn, NE31 1SW, on Thursday 22nd September, as well as three ReferendumNOW stalls in various parts of the region this week.
The notorious European Combat Aircraft, which then became the Eurofighter, and was then rebranded the Typhoon, has each cost the RAF 75% more than predicted.
That's according to a report from the official spending watchdog the National Audit Office published last week.