Today 650 apprentices start work at Toyota's plant in Derbyshire.
Recruits are being trained to help staff meet production demands on the next generation of the Auris model at the firm's site in Burnaston.
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Cloudy and breezy tonight with rain. Drier tomorrow.
Turning cloudy and becoming windier later. Patchy rain overnight.
James Bond's favourite car brand, the Aston Martin, has launched its latest model at its Warwickshire factory - the DB11.