DAILY EXPRESS A Strike hit a component factory in Reading, Berkshire, bringing trouble to Rovers at Solihull, Warwickshire and Jaguar’s at Coventry. Rover 2000 production will be halted today and […]
THE GUARDIAN At the Jaguar plant in Coventry 500 workers are idle because of a dispute. Jaguar’s troubles resulted from a walk-out by 400 workers at the company’s factory in […]
Auckland: Plans for a motor assembly plant in New Zealand capable of producing 20,000 vehicles a year were announced by Lord Stokes, chairman of the British Leyland Motor Corporation.
DAILY EXPRESS The four-day-old strike by 50 men which stopped production of the Austin Maxi and Morris Oxford at Cowley, Oxford, ended yesterday. The men will get ex-gratia payments up […]
By CLIFFORD WEBB British Leyland is considering the introduction of short time working at the Austin-Morris assembly plant at Longbridge, Birmingham. This is the biggest single manufacturing unit in the […]