FOUR-DAY WEEK FOR 700 WORKERS From Monday 700 workers at the factory of Alford and Alder at Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, will be on a four-day week. it was announced last […]
Standard-Triumph International are to make drastic cuts in staff and in “non-productive expenditure.” Sir Henry Spurrier, chairman and managing director of Leyland Motors, Ltd., the parent concern, said yesterday that […]
FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT COVENTRY, AUG. 28 A joint meeting between Mr. Stanley Markland, the new managing director of Standard-Triumph International, and local union officials will be held in Coventry on […]
THE GUARDIAN By our own Reporter Workers at the Standard-Triumph factories at Coventry, where wage rates are among the highest in the country, were concerned yesterday lest the board changes […]
Motor manufacturers whose lives have been bound up with the industry since its beginning become something more than leaders of a family business. They succeed to a dynasty. Sir Henry […]
From Our City Editor Mr A. S. Dick, managing director of Standard Triumph International since 1954, is to resign from the company, according to a statement from Leyland Motors last […]
STANDARD TRIUMPH – On this day at Standard Triumph, Sir Henry Spurrier and Stanley Markland use Harry Webster’s office to fire most of the Standard Triumph board.