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Fri, 01 Feb 1974
FEBRUARY 1974 Exact dates Unknown AUTHI The ADO16 Austin De Luxe launched in Spain. Fitted with a 998cc 55bhp "A" series engine,...
Mon, 04 Feb 1974
The National Union of Mineworkers vote to go on strike. Link: Miner's strike 1974
Tue, 05 Feb 1974
Leyland awaits 8-9 pc price verdict By Clifford Webb British Leyland, reported to be losing £3m a week because of the power crisis,...
Wed, 06 Feb 1974
Lord Stokes, chairman of British Leyland, said yesterday that industry would face serious problems through the pits strike but the...
Thu, 07 Feb 1974
UK NEWS Prime Minister Edward Heath calls a snap general election to be held on 28th February 1974.
Wed, 13 Feb 1974
DAILY MIRROR By Robert Head British Leyland shares languished on the Stock Exchange yesterday at 15p each – less than the cost of...
Sat, 16 Feb 1974
A strike by 1,400 engineering workers at British Leyland's Cowley, Oxford, car plant threatens widespread lay-offs among the 19,000-strong...
Sat, 16 Feb 1974
MOTOR Expanding With Tradition Philip Turner quizzes Rover-Triumph boss Bernard Jackman, the one time planning engineer who came...
Thu, 28 Feb 1974
The general election is held on this day, the only election since the Second World War not to produce an overall majority in the House...
 

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