About 1,000 Jaguar workers at Coventry were laid off indefinitely yesterday after a walkout by 300 night staff at the Castle Bromwich paint shop, which supplies parts to Coventry, in protest at the ending of nightshifts. Jaguar said their jobs were not at risk and could be accommodated on the day shift. Company and unions will meet today in an effort to stop the dispute spreading.
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...
Likes 'conditionally challenged' motors and taking them on unfeasible adventures all across Europe.