Jaguar Land Rover to create more than 1,100 new jobs

Vehicle company Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is to create more than 1,100 new jobs, it was announced today.

Jaguar Land Rover is to create more than 1,100 new jobs. Credit: Press Association.

The expansion of the workforce at its Castle Bromwich plant in the West Midlands will support the launch of new Jaguar models, including the XF Sportbrake.

Business Secretary Vince Cable hailed the expansion as "fantastic news for Castle Bromwich, while JLR said this was "a very exciting time for Jaguar".