THE union representing ClydeUnion workers is hoping to avoid compulsory redundancies, while politicians have called for meetings with management over plans to cut 160 jobs.
AROUND 160 workers are facing redundancy at the ClydeUnion plant at Cathcart in Glasgow.
TWO more leading Scottish entrepreneurs have criticised a lack of proper debate by the country's political leaders before the independence referendum.
THE widening gap between the wealthy and the poor in Scotland has been illustrated by the latest Rich List, which shows a rise in the number of Scots among the ranks of the super-rich.
ENTREPRENEUR John Boyle has warned an independent Scotland would be an "economic and social catastrophe".