MP to discuss ways of reducing Hovis redundancies

On Tuesday it was announced that 500 jobs were to go at the Hovis factory Credit: ITV Central

The MP for Birmingham Yardley John Hemming is due to meet the management of the city's Hovis factory.

It was announced on Tuesday that 500 jobs are to go.

He'll discuss whether there's any way to reduce redundancies.

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