JCB celebrate production of half a million diggers

Workers celebrating in Staffordshire. Credit: ITV Central

Workers at JCB in Staffordshire are today celebrating the production of half a million backhoe loaders, commonly known as the 'digger'.

The first digger rolled of the production line 59 years ago.


JCB Celebrates Milestone

JCB today marks the production of the half a millionth backhoe loader, the digger that made the company famous.