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Wed, 02 Apr 1969
Three thousand men were idle at British Leyland's Longbridge factory in Birmingham yesterday after a car assembler on piece work rates...
Mon, 14 Apr 1969
By CLIFFORD WEBB British Leyland is adding the final polish to one of the most costly and painstakingly prepared new car launches...
Tue, 15 Apr 1969
GLASGOW HERALD The new Jaguar XJ6 has been awarded the Don Safety Trophy as Britain's safety car of the year . The trophy is Britain's...
Thu, 17 Apr 1969
DAILY MIRROR Jim Slater , multi-millionaire with the Midas touch in stocks and shares, has brought a new twist to the old tale of...
Fri, 18 Apr 1969
DAILY MIRROR By Bryn Jones As Premier Harold Wilson warned Labour MPs last night against opposing his anti-strike plans, Jaguar chiefs...
Sat, 19 Apr 1969
THE GUARDIAN Workers at Morris Motors, Cowley, yesterday called for strike action over a £2 pay increase. At Cowley, neither side...
Tue, 22 Apr 1969
By CLIFFORD WEBB, Midland Industrial Correspondent Lord Stokes, chairman of British Leyland, gave an assurance yesterday that the...
Thu, 24 Apr 1969
By GEOFFREY CHARLES, Motoring Correspondent The concept of Alec Issigonis, adopted by British Leyland, developed at more than £9m,...
Fri, 25 Apr 1969
Shop stewards at British Levland's main transmissions factory in Washwood Heath, Birmingham. last night called for the strike of 4.800...
Sun, 27 Apr 1969
THE OBSERVER British Leyland still refuses to ape the Americans. ANTHONY BAMBRIDGE wonders whether it can hold out much longer. "Let's...
 

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