Remploy jobs under threat

Around 140 Remploy workers could face redundancy in a fresh wave of planned factory closures. The UK Government says the budget for disabled employment services could be spent more effectively.

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Merthyr Remploy workers strike for second day

Stephen Matthews, a worker at Remploy in Merthyr Tydfil joined his co-workers on the picket line as they protested against the factory's closure.

"This fight today is all about getting a fair package and a fair deal. Merthyr is one of the most deprived areas of the country so they all need a little bit of backup," Mr Matthews said.

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