Hundreds of workers at Hovis bakery in
Hovis bosses laid off 30 workers in
And after the closure of two other factories and 900 job losses elsewhere in
“This is about the future,” Bfawu president Ian Hodson told Socialist Worker. “If the company is successful it will have low paid, even minimum wage jobs.
“That’s why we’ve been getting such incredible support from the local community. Jobs are already hard to come by—jobs with a real wage and proper conditions even more so.
“This isn’t just about today—it’s a fight for our children tomorrow.”