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AUSTIN MORRIS NEWS At Oxford and Swindon, 4000 car workers have been made idle by a walk-out of 126 electricians from the Austin Morris assembly plant at Cowley. All production […]

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DAILY EXPRESS Jaguar Cars production at Coventry was halted and 1,500 assembly men sent home resulting from trouble at a supplier’s factory. Standard-Triumph at Coventry had production of the 1300 […]

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The week old strike by 650 men at Pressed Steel Fisher, Common Lane, Birmingham, ended suddenly after a lunchtime meeting between shop stewards and officials of the Transport and General […]

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Leyland’s problems were eased slightly when transport drivers on strike at the Pressed Steel Fisher Coventry plant decided to return to work on Monday. But a new threat to car […]