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Greenock Shipbuilding

Greenock rapidly became a major port and shipbuilding centre, and though from ... To regain custom, the Caledonian Railway extended (what is now known as ...

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Tom Hiddleston: When Steven Spielberg called I ducked out of my best friend's
Yet Tom has always had drive, perhaps the result of his father's working-class roots. James, from Greenock on the Firth of Clyde, is the son of a shipbuilder but took a different path via grammar school and university.
150 new apprentices at Ferguson's shipyard
Explaining her career change, Louise said: “I wanted to work in engineering and started an HNC at college in Greenock. I read that Ferguson's were looking for apprentices so I applied. “I'm studying at college during the week and working at Ferguson's ...
Hopes for local jobs at Port Glasgow shipyard
Greenock-based MSP Stuart McMillan described the programme as 'fabulous'. Visiting the yard along with Ms Cunningham, he said: “It's a continuation of the progress and re-birth of this yard.” Also at the yard was Skills Development Scotland's head of ...
Daughter's tribute to Greenock war hero who died after being targeted by drug
THE grieving daughter of a 90-year-old war hero from Greenock who died after twice being targeted by a drug addict thief has told how the ordeals took their toll on his health. ... “Japanese shipbuilders came to visit one time, and he chatted away to them.
INTERVIEW: Transport minister Derek Mackay on Ferguson's £97m ferry contract
WORK on an historic £97 million contract for two new 100-metre ferries got underway at Ferguson's in Port Glasgow yesterday.

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