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Astute-class submarines Artful (left), Anson (centre) and Audacious (right), under construction in the Devonshire Dock Hall in 2013. Courtesy of BAE Systems

The Twenty-First Century Armoury: A Town Called Barrow

Lauren Twort and Gabriela Thompson
RUSI Journal, 10 November 2017
Defence Spending, Defence, Industries and Society, Equipment and Acquisitions, Defence Management, UK, UK Defence, Europe
For the people in Barrow-in-Furness, the defence industry is linked to the community's identity.

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Dr Lauren Twort
Research Fellow, Defence, Industries and Society Programme
Lauren is a Research Fellow with the Defence, Industries and Society Programme.

Dr Gabriela Thompson
Research Fellow, Defence Industries and Society

Gabriela is a researcher with the Defence, Industries and Societies Programme. To date, her research has centered on the UK defence... read more

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