Tag Archives: automotive

News Feature

In-work poverty rising

Rising employment and wages figures out today (December 11) belied the overall health of the economy as new GDP figures painted a starker picture of... Read More


The BEIS Select Committee is right on the Government’s confused government auto stance, but wrong on bringing forward a diesel ban to 2032 – we... Read More

Planned approach call

Unite, the UK’s largest union for car workers, cautioned that a call to bring forward the government’s target to ban new sales of petrol and... Read More

Toyota Brexit warning

Unite called on Tory ministers to put the livelihoods of the nation’s car workers and manufacturers ahead of “self-interested political ambition” after warnings from Toyota... Read More
Labour Conference 2018

‘Jewel in the crown’

Moving an emergency motion on the crisis in the automotive industry at Labour Party conference today (September 24), Unite assistant general secretary Tony Burke explained... Read More
News Feature

Don’t gamble with our jobs

Two of the UK’s biggest car makers have altered their production schedules as automotive sector preparations for crashing out of the EU intensify, leading Unite... Read More

‘Toxic mix’

Brexit uncertainty and the continued squeeze in wages are combining to form a toxic mix which is hitting manufacturing investment, Unite has warned this week (September 3).... Read More