This news from Unilever unfortunately does not come as a surprise today but it is still disappointing and distressing for our members and other workers at the sites. Needless to say, any move that takes jobs and investment out of Wales is not good news, especially in the current economic climate. The priority now must be to ensure the best possible deal and future for those who are affected by today’s announcement.
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Any lingering showers will ease this evening, to leave a dry night with plenty of clear spells. Minimum temperature 11 deg C (52 deg F).
Blackwood mother Trudy Jones was on holiday when she was gunned down in the Tunisian beach massacre that claimed the lives of 30 Britons.
The pair, including a man in his 50s, were struck around midday on the Pen y Fan mountain range in Powys, mid-Wales.