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Tue, 01 Oct 1974
AUSTIN MORRIS BLMC investigate a comprehensive re-jig of the ADO20 Mini, giving it a full tailgate, folding rear seats and wrap around...
Tue, 01 Oct 1974
Thousands of workers in the Midlands had to be laid off within hours of returning from the industry's autumn holiday. Car production...
Wed, 02 Oct 1974
by R. W. Shakespeare British Leyland's Austin-Morris plant at Longbridge, Birmingham, yesterday was still at a standstill with about...
Thu, 03 Oct 1974
BY Clifford Webb British Leyland's loss making subsidiary has asked the Australian Government for financial assistance to protect...
Thu, 03 Oct 1974
At the British Leyland plant in Longbridge, Birmingham, unofficial strikers whose walkout has stopped all car production and made 10,000...
Mon, 07 Oct 1974
Coventry wage rates also figure largely in a dispute at British Leyland's plant at Wellingborough in Northamptonshire. Five hundred...
Mon, 07 Oct 1974
DAILY MIRROR Car Plant Blaze Fire swept through British Leyland's Authi car factory in Pamplona, Spain, yesterday, causing damage...
Thu, 10 Oct 1974
UK NEWS The day of the general election. It was the second of two United Kingdom general elections held that year. Labour Prime Minister...
Mon, 14 Oct 1974
Nearly 33,000 Jaguar and Daimler cars were produced in the 12 months to September 30, a record despite the three- day week, British...
Tue, 15 Oct 1974
On the eve of the London Motor Show Lord Stokes tells the media: "We are still a bloody good country with some bloody good engineers'......
Wed, 16 Oct 1974
By R. W. Shakespeare Northern Industrial Correspondent British Leyland has again run into labour troubles. All production at the Rover...
Wed, 16 Oct 1974
DAILY MIRROR At the Motor Show Lord Stokes, chairman of British Leyland, said: “There is a lot of unfounded speculation about...
Sat, 19 Oct 1974
DAILY EXPRESS At Solihull production at Rover car factory was at a standstill again yesterday because of a walk-out last Tuesday...
Sat, 19 Oct 1974
INNOCENTI The Innocenti 90/120 hatchback Mini is announced. Link : Innocenti Mini

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