Ashdown: Cuts to Royal Navy must not be allowed to happen

October 6, 2017 11:40 AM
Originally published by UK Liberal Democrats

"This is not yet a decision but it soon could be, if the government is allowed to get away with cuts which would betray the best traditions of our past and damage our ability to defend ourselves in the future.

"It is time for those who value Britain's contribution, both nationally and internationally, to the preservation of peace to make sure this disastrous decision is never allowed to be taken."