nPower announces job cuts

550 people have been told today they will lose their jobs at nPower in Stoke-on-Trent. The company said it is closing its operation there next June.

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Midlands npower cuts to be announced

The energy giant is set to announce plans to move 1,400 jobs to India, according to sources Credit: Andy Hepburn/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Hundreds of people in the Midlands are expected to be told by energy provider nPower this morning that they are to lose their jobs.

It is thought 1400 jobs in the UK will be moved overseas with the company's office in Stoke being shut down.

The energy giant employs around 2500 people across the Midlands and also has sites in Solihull, Worcester and Oldbury.

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