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Fri, 03 Apr 1970
Lord Stokes, chairman of British Leyland, yesterday met leaders of 40,000 white-collar workers as part of his plan to improve labour...
Sat, 04 Apr 1970
THE GUARDIAN By Anthony Harris While the motor industry continues to hope for some relief in the Budget, the situation with ten days...
Mon, 06 Apr 1970
THE GUARDIAN AUSTIN'S ANACHRONISM Eric Dymock tests the Austin 3-litre Depending on your criteria for style, you may describe...
Thu, 09 Apr 1970
DAILY EXPRESS Five hundred assembly men who have been on strike at the Jaguar plant in Coventry voted yesterday to return to work...
Fri, 17 Apr 1970
DAILY EXPRESS By David Jack Europe's most wanted cars came to a halt on the assembly lines last night. REASON: A crippling; shortage...
Sat, 18 Apr 1970
End Of The Minor The Morris Minor saloon is to be phased out of production at the end of this year, British Leyland Motor Corporation...
Sat, 18 Apr 1970
The shortage of windscreen glass has already brought the Jaguar plant in Coventry the standstill. making 1,700 workers idle, and Rover...
Mon, 20 Apr 1970
British Leyland plans to expand its production of Minis in Spain and to export from there to the rest of Europe. In the growing Continental...
Tue, 28 Apr 1970
By CLIFFORD WEBB Midland Industrial Correspondent Assembly lines at three British Leyland plants were not working yesterday because...
Wed, 29 Apr 1970
By CLIFFORD WEBB Production problems worsened at British Leyland plants yesterday with a further 1,700 men laid off because of the...
 

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