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Fri, 01 May 1959
Jaguar Chairman Sir William Lyons writes to director Bob Grice stating that it had been necessary to turn down an order for 400 Mk9...
Mon, 04 May 1959
The first battle in the campaign for three weeks holiday a year for draughtsmen in the motor industry starts tomorrow. The 286 workers...
Thu, 07 May 1959
A regular night shift is likely to start soon at the British Motor Corporation factory of Morris Motors Ltd., Oxford. The following...
Wed, 13 May 1959
A likely contender for the title of the year's most pointless strike was ended here today at the Longbridge factory of the Austin Motor...
Sat, 16 May 1959
THE GUARDIAN More than five hundred men at the British Motor Corporation's Austin factory at Longbridge, Birmingham, were sent home...
Thu, 21 May 1959
An unofficial strike of 60 machine shop men that has cost the British Motor Corporation car production valued at about £700,000 was...
Sat, 23 May 1959
Eleven hundred men at the Morris Motors factory at Cowley, Oxford, were sent home today because 170 men in the neighbouring Pressed...
Wed, 27 May 1959
STRIKERS BACK Strikers at the Rover car company's factory at Solihull, Birmingham; who walked out on Monday over a pay dispute were...

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