700 new jobs at Ellesmere Port

New Astra to be made at Ellesmere Port Credit: PA

Jobs saved at Ellesmere Port with news of a £125 million investment in Vauxhall's car plant, creating thousands of new jobs.

The next generation of its Astra model will be built at the firm's factory in Cheshire.

Around 700 new jobs will be created there.

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700 new jobs at Ellesmere Port

General Motors has signalled that its factory in Cheshire may be saved. There's intense speculation that the company's plant at Ellesmere Port will become the centre of production for the new Astra.