Normal work will be resumed tomorrow at Jaguar Cars, Coventry, where 700 workers in a wages dispute last week stopped all car assembly. More than seven hundred others had to be laid off.
Production was returning to normal today at Jaguars. who lost £1,250,000 last week because of an unofficial strike by 700 assembly men.
At Standard Triumph, full production was being restored as car delivery drivers, who were on strike last week, continued to clear the backlog of cars which had choked up the factory.
The strike has cost Standard Triumph more than £1,000,000 .
Is the Editor of the Parkers website and price guide, formerly editor of Classic Car Weekly, and launch editor/creator of Modern Classics magazine. Has contributed to various motoring titles including Octane, Practical Classics, Evo, Honest John, CAR magazine, Autocar, Pistonheads, Diesel Car, Practical Performance Car, Performance French Car, Car Mechanics, Jaguar World Monthly, MG Enthusiast, Modern MINI, Practical Classics, Fifth Gear Website, Radio 4, and the the Motoring Independent...
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