500 new jobs in Swindon

The Business Secretary Vince Cable is visiting Honda's Swindon plant as the company announces a multi-million pound investment programme in the site.

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New jobs in Swindon

The Business Secretary Vince Cable has been visiting Swindon's Honda plant today to find out how they're bucking the trend in the motor industry.

The site has recently recruited 500 new staff and is introducing a new model of car.

European CR-V is part of a £257 million investment programme. Robert Murphy reports

Robert Murphy spoke to the Director of Honda UK Kim Bellamy, the Business Secretary Vince Cable MP, Scott Salmon and Simon Hinchley both of whom work at the plant.

500 new staff start in Swindon

The Business Secretary Vince Cable is visiting Honda's Swindon plant where 500 new staff have already been recruited to produce a range of new models. The car manufacturer is also investing a further 267 million pounds at the site. From Swindon, Robert Murphy reports.

Robert Murphy spoke to Kim Ballamy, a Director of Honda UK.

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