Is the UK naval shipbuilding industry ready for a ‘renaissance’?

Back to the Future? HMS Marksman, HMS Talisman and HMS Termagant moored at the Hawthorn Leslie shipyard, Hebburn, in November 1915. One of many busy British yards at the time, it built 2 light cruisers, 3 destroyer leaders and 25 torpedo boat destroyers during the First World War. Photo: Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums/Public domain image