Monthly Archives: November 2013


And it came to pass that the Persians sat down by Lake Geneva, and the Amerikites, Muscovites, Gauls, Britons and other nations sat down with them. And the Amerikites and Muscovites spake unto the Persians, saying “You cannot enrich plu-to-nium, for if you do the Children of Israel will rise up and smite you. And […]

The Navy needs the ships; BAE needs the work

Under New Labour in 2003 the defence white paper “Delivering Security in a Changing World” cut the order for Type 45 Destroyers from 12 to six. Since 2010 the Coalition has spent three years doing nothing to put that right. BAE Systems, which built the destroyers, now plans the closure of its Portsmouth yard and […]