Amicus the Union

Amicus the Union

March 29, 2007 10:58 ET

Updated Amicus Reaction To Ford's Announcement

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(CCNMatthews - March 29, 2007) - Amicus Reaction to Ford's announcement that they intend to close its Foundry in Leamington Spa Nr Coventry with the loss of 450 jobs.

Amicus National Officer, Roger Maddison says,

"Ford are closing one of their most efficient UK plants. Again a major employer has made a decision to close a UK plant without proper consultation. Amicus will be balloting its members for strike action at the plant.

If our members based at Leamington Spa vote to support industrial action, we're are also prepared to ballot for strike action across the whole of Ford UK. Amicus is determined to reverse this decision and protect UK manufacturing. "


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