310 jobs go at meat plant

The union that represents workers at a lamb processing plant on Anglesey says that it is disappointed that a deal to save 310 jobs there has 'fallen through.' In a statement, Unite said that the Gaerwen site will now close on Friday.

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Angelsey's Welsh Country Foods plant to close today

The Gaerwen facility processed more than 600,000 lambs each year Credit: ITV News

Production will cease today at a lamb processing plant on Anglesey with the loss of 310 jobs.

The future of the Welsh Country Foods site at Gaerwen was thrown into doubt in January, after supermarket chain Asda ended its order for lamb.

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