£185m blast furnace restarted at Tata's Port Talbot steelworks

Welsh manufacturing is celebrating an important milestone tonight with news that Tata Steel has re-started its second blast furnace at the giant Port Talbot works

It's a major boost for Tata who are one of Wales' most important manufacturers.

It also marks the completion of a massive re-building project that's been seen as a vote of confidence in the future.

Hannah Thomas reports from Port Talbot


Blast furnace restarts

Tata Steel confirms that it has restarted the second blast furnace at its Port Talbot steelworks, following a multi-million pound rebuild.