Save the Navy!

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With the reports in the Telegraph and Times about the government plans to cut the Royal Navy by half and scrap the new aircraft carriers as well as all the other cumulative cuts placed on it since 1997 a petition has been created on the Number 10 website. Please show your support by signing it:

http://petitions.pm.gov.uk/savethenavy/

The news stories are here:

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/newspaper/0,,174-2532949,00.html
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml;jsessionid=POOGC2C4SU5ZJQFIQMGCFGGAVCBQUIV0?xml=/news/2007/01/05/navy05.xml
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/opinion/main.jhtml?xml=/opinion/2007/01/05/dl0501.xml
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2007/01/06/navy106.xml

The text of the petition is:

We the undersigned petition the Prime Minister to stop the destruction of the Royal Navy and spend the defence budget more wisely.
 

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