Port operator accused of ‘sacrificing’ Clyde shipbuilding

A port operator which owns vast swathes of land in Scotland has been accused by campaigners of ‘sacrificing’ the River Clyde to protect the Mersey in Liverpool.

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It is alleged that Peel Ports, which owns land in Scotland and the North-West, are leaving Scottish shipyard and port infrastructure lie idle to favour their interests around the Mersey.

Read more: http://www.scotsman.com/news/port-operator-accused-of-sacrificing-clyde-shipbuilding-1-4792168