Tag Archives: automotive

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‘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
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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
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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
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‘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
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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
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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
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‘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
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‘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