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 […]
NEWS FROM INDUSTRY Production of vehicles by the British Motor Corporation declined to 601,000 in the year ended July 31 from 669,000 in 1959-60. Output in 1958-59 was 486,000. The […]
BMC On this day a BMC note is written; ‘Order Of Priority Of Work Which Farina Are Doing For BMC.’ Subheading; ‘ADO15 Work To Be Completed By Farina.’ Mock-ups of […]
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 […]
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.