JLR moves engine production from Wales

JLR moves engine production from Wales

Jaguar Land Rover is moving its petrol V8 engine line from the Ford Bridgend Engine Plant to its in-house power centre at Wolverhampton. Workers at the South Wales engine plant closing at the end of September, have been building buffer stocks of the V8 engines to...
Approaching a cliff

Approaching a cliff

Tens of thousands of jobs are likely to disappear from the UK automotive sector before the end of the year. Some 11,349 jobs so far axed following lockdown will grow and despite this week’s 11% rise in new car registrations the outlook is bleak. That’s because the...
A once in a lifetime chance

A once in a lifetime chance

Car enthusiasts are getting a once-in-a-lifetime chance to buy a unique one-off four-year-old British sports car, and it could cost them hundreds of thousands of pounds. The Bristol Bullet roadster is among items being disposed of by joint liquidators of Bristol Cars,...
RAC to the rescue

RAC to the rescue

The RAC tower at Bristol is a national landmark, and Western Group landmark David Miles has been looking at the organisation after our last meeting courtesy of the breakdown organisation –

Fingers looking good

Journalists and photographers often get asked to do the oddest of things but for the husband of thewesterngroup member Alyson Marlow, one job was definitely out of the box –