Defence industry representatives have said they feel "snubbed" by First Minister Alex Salmond after he failed to meet a delegation to answer their concerns about independence.
A CONTRACT to build three new Royal Navy ships on the Clyde will secure jobs until 2017, according to a union.
Exactly a decade ago, Mark Thomas did a Fringe show at the Bongo Club, the second half of which laid into the Coca-Cola Company.
THE row over UK naval shipbuilding in an independent Scotland has reignited after the chairman of defence giant BAE Systems said the company could resume construction at Portsmouth.
It is the UK's biggest ever warship at 65,000 tonnes and took more than 10,000 people to build.