Tag Archives: automotive


‘Road to Zero’?

The government’s strategy to curb vehicle emissions lacks clarity and could damage the UK’s motor industry, Unite has said.   The ‘Road to Zero’ strategy,... Read More

Managed transition

Unite said it would be pressing Jaguar Land Rover for a managed transition that protects jobs after the car maker confirmed to workers today (June... Read More

Road to nowhere?

Drip feeding the media on plans to ban internal combustion engines (ICE) by 2040 is no way to tackle an issue that will affect thousands... Read More

‘Pension snatchers’

Bentley Motor workers at the luxury car maker’s Crewe headquarters have massively backed industrial action in a consultative ballot over plans to close the defined... Read More
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Power surge

Unite’s new electric vehicle strategy was launched in Parliament today (March 14) and urges the UK government to emulate Germany and put the UK’s car... Read More

Invest in UK call

The boss of Vauxhall has said Brexit uncertainty is threatening the future of its Ellesmere Port plant.   Unite agreed that the government’s shambolic handling... Read More

Car figures down

The latest car figures out today are a cause for deepening anxiety with the government’s confusion over diesel cars compounding faltering consumer confidence and Brexit... Read More

‘Alarm bells’

Unite has expressed concern over the latest car industry figures published today (January 31) which show that auto manufacturing in the UK fell for the... Read More

‘Helpful’ meeting

Unite general secretary Len McCluskey held talks in Paris over the future of the Vauxhall plant in Ellesmere Port this morning (January 22) with the... Read More