British Steel opens 9 new offices a year after being saved from closure

Scunthorpe-based British Steel has opened nine new offices around the world - just over a year after the town's steelworks were saved from closure.

British Steel was formed just over a year ago Credit: Press Association

It means that steel made in Scunthorpe will be sold in countries including Singapore and Taiwan - as well as across Europe and America. The company says the expansion shows the strength of the new brand.