Unite union's fears over BAE Brough 'skills drain'

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A union leader has expressed fears that BAE Brough job losses could lead to a "skills drain" from the area.

Ian Gent of the Unite union said: "If we lose that capability from the Humber region it tends not to come back again."

BAE Systems announced plans in September to cut 900 posts at its Brough site to maintain its competitiveness.

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