Archive : Austin Morris industrial issues

THE GUARDIAN
AUSTIN MORRIS NEWS

Production was resumed at British Leyland’s Austin Morris factory at Longbridge, Birmingham, after a strike by 400 toolsetters and labourers. The dispute, which began when two men were suspended without pay for fighting, led to 2,500 workers being laid off. But the night shift returned on Tuesday after a peace formula had been worked out. The day shift followed.

Keith Adams

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