Around 1700 Remploy jobs are to go nationwide with posts at risk in Southampton and Poole. Trade unions will oppose the closures but disability groups are in favour because they regard the sheltered factory model as outdated.
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Holly has the evening forecast for the west of the region.
Holly has the evening forecast for the east of the region.