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Over 30 men lose shipyard jobs and more may follow 1st January 1960

Over 30 men lose shipyard jobs and more may followMore than 30 hands were laid off by P K Harris & Sons Ltd, the Appledore shipbuilders.  Mr Gordon Harris, a principal of the firm stated there are bound to be some more.  Reason for dismissals is that last year the firm produced 15 or 16 ships many of them in record time, "but at the great expense of Sunday work and overtime."

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