Archive : Unions warn Rover boss

Carole Nash Classic Insurance Specialists


Car union chiefs will issue a challenge today to the new Rover boss Graham Day ,to “come clean ” about Austin Rover’s future.
The state – owned company’s workers fear Mr Day wants to chop up the firm and hive it off.

The years of peace at Rover could be shattered if Mr Day keeps his plans secret, said the unions.  Mick Murphy, leader of the Austin Rover manual workers, challenged Mr Day on the eve of crucial pay talks. The unions will be demanding a pay rise of £10 a week when they submit their wage claim on Friday.

Keith Adams

Keith Adams

Editor and creator AROnline at AROnline
Created in 2001 and built it up to become the world's foremost reference source for all things BMC, Leyland and Rover Group, before renaming it AROnline in 2007.

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.
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