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Cbs Engineering Company, Liverpool

Volume 986: debated on Monday 16 June 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will make a statement on the proposed closure of the CBS Engineering Company, Liverpool, details of which have been sent to his Department.

[pursuant to his reply, 13 June 1980, c. 249]: CBS Engineering Company notified my Department on 9 May, that, following a fall-off in orders, it intended to close its operations in Liverpool and Birkenhead, with a combined loss of 315 jobs. Both branches closed on 30 May, and the workers will

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MarchJuneSeptemberDecember
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1970479·778·1484·483·2490·284·9503·588·0
1971552·4102·2623·1108·2670·7120·3717·3130·4
1972740·6135·6680·1128·0675·6127·7609·8119·7
1973534·2106·0493·495·6446·682·5414·371·9
1974473·481·5472·887·7502·496·1· ·· ·
1975606·3129·4706·1161·3795·8192·4890·6230·2
1976933·2261·7948·9278·7947·529·8· ·· ·
1977955·6324·4978·0345·3995·1362·5994·0372·7
1978980·2371·0949·4370·0928·2368·3902·3362·5
1979929·8370·0859·8363·8838·2364·2861·2375·6
1980933·7415·8
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