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A strike by 45 key workers at the Triumph car plant at Coventry which has paralysed all production, moved into its second week. Strikers voted to continue a stoppage in support of demands for an interim pay increase.

The dispute has stopped all car output in Coventry, making 4,300 workers idle and has led to the lay-off of 1,100 on Merseyside and another 250 at a body plant in Birmingham.

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