Unions have reacted with anger at the news that a number of Remploy factories are to close, including the one in Cleator Moor.
The Union announced recently they will be holding strike action against the decision.
GMB is very angry with the government’s confirmation today that it will close 27 Remploy factories in the first wave by December with the rest to follow shortly afterwards. To close these factories that employs disabled people in the present economic climate is a sentence to life of unemployment and poverty.
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