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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Former Remploy worker sets up business following factory closures

A ex-Remploy worker has established his own business to provide jobs for disabled workers made redundant from the factories that are closing.

"This is all geared up for disabled people. I know a lot are going to lose their jobs in Remploy," says Steven Watts.

"This is a not-for-profit. Everything we make goes back into the company to help pay these people's wages."

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