The Corby MP Andy Sawford says the announcement of the closure of the Solway Food factory with the loss of 900 jobs makes it a "really bad day for the whole town."
Mr Sawford said they're now looking at ways of helping the workers who will lose their jobs.
A jobs fair is being held on Thursday with 30 companies offering new employment opportunities.
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