Rule Britannia

11th July 1997 at 01:00
(Photograph) - A modern apprentice at the historic Devonport Dockyard which has for centuries supplied the Royal Navy. Now privatised and owned by Devonport Management Ltd, it has diversified its work and is proving to be a rich training ground, pledging to double its new apprenticeships to 30 this year, and a further 20 annually thereafter

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