Ford workers to go on strike today

Ford site in Southampton
The scene outside For'd Southampton site this morning

Workers at car firm Ford are to hold a 24-hour walkout today in a row over pay and pensions. The plant at Southampton in Hampshire is one of the sites where employees are expected to walk out.

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24 hour walkout by Ford workers

Workers at the car manufacturer Ford are to go on strike today. The twenty-four hour walkout has come about because of a row over pay and pensions. Staff at Southampton will join the nationwide industrial action.