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‘Redundancy floodgates will open’ says Unite union

Image copyright Dan Kitwood The Unite union has called on the government to say it will extend its furlough scheme or face “redundancy floodgates” opening in the UK. Many workers can expect a “miserable Christmas” without targeted support for employers, the union warned. The government’s furloughing programme will end on 31 October. A Treasury spokesperson said the government has “not… Read more →

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Vauxhall calls for showrooms to open as plant restarts

Image copyright Reuters Image caption As Vauxhall’s Luton plant plans to restart operations, the car industry is facing an uncertain outlook Vauxhall will restart production at its Luton plant on Monday but is calling for showrooms to open to speed up the automotive sector’s recovery. Managing director Stephen Norman told BBC Newsnight that the plant, which produces vans, would start… Read more →