– Welsh Government spokesperson
This is very disappointing news, especially for the workforce and their families.
The Welsh Government will be meeting urgently with First Milk to examine all possible options to try to safeguard the future of the packing facility and the jobs at Maelor.
230 people are to lose their jobs at dairy company, First Milk, just outside Wrexham. The company announced in October that they were consulting on plans to close the factory in 2014 after the loss of a 'significant contract'.