After weeks of speculation Vauxhall has confirmed that the new Astra WILL be built at Ellesmere Port in Cheshire. It means seven hundred new jobs and a boost for the local economy . Vauxhall chairman Duncan Aldred and business secretary Vince Cable say its an 'historic day.'
Car manufacturing at Ellesmere Port in Cheshire has been saved after £125m investment and the creation 700 new jobs there.
Vauxhall workers at Ellesmere port in Cheshire have voted in favour of a new pay and conditions deal clearing the way for new investment.
Car maker General Motors is expected to guarantee the future of its Ellesmere Port plant. The new model of the Astra may be built there.