Sturgeon claims Royal Navy shipbuilding could come to independent Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon, the First Minister of Scotland, has again incorrectly claimed that Royal Navy work could come to shipyards in an independent Scotland.

All the incorrect defence claims made in Party manifestos

A summary of defence related errors made in the main UK political party General Election 2019 manifestos.

Fact Check – Liberal Democrats manifesto wrong on submarine patrols

The Liberal Democrats manifesto has made an incorrect point regarding the patrolling patterns of Trident carrying submarines.
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Fact Check – Labour manifesto makes significant mistake over Army size

The Labour manifesto has made an incorrect claim regarding the size of the British Army.

Fact Check – SNP manifesto makes incorrect shipbuilding claim

The SNP manifesto has made an incorrect claim regarding shipbuilding in Scotland.

Can frigates planned since 2015 really be an ‘indyref2 bribe’?

There have been claims on social media that the awarding of five frigates to Babcock at Rosyth is a bribe.

How many ships are the Clyde shipyards expecting to build?

There's a lot of misunderstanding and myth circulating about how many ships the shipyards on the Clyde are expecting to build, but what's the truth?

Fact Check: Can the UK be ‘forced into an EU Army’?

The UK has a veto on EU military policy.

Is the claim ‘no naval vessels in Scottish waters’ true?

It is claimed that there are no naval vessels based in or present within Scotland, that's not true.

Has the Clyde been betrayed over support ship work?

It has been claimed that shipbuilding on the Clyde has been "betrayed".

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