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Visteon pension protest

Issue No. 2180

Ex Ford-Visteon workers protested outside Ford’s factory in Bridgend, South Wales, on Tuesday after the collapse of the company’s pension fund.

The collapse has meant that some will see a 40 percent cut in their pensions – despite many having spent their entire working lives at Ford. Ford spun off some of its operations in 2000 and created a new company, Visteon.

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Tue 1 Dec 2009, 18:34 GMT
Issue No. 2180
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