Union urges Ford to convert UK diesel plants to build electric cars

Hugo Griffiths 2018-03-12 12:00

Unite union says Dagenham and Bridgend plants “must be repurposed” to build electric models and battery tech

A leading trade union has urged Ford to adapt two of its key engine manufacturing plants to make batteries and components for electric vehicles.

The call comes after diesel sales fell by 17 per cent in 2017, while Jaguar Land Rover - which currently builds some of its engines at Ford’s Bridgend plant - plans to...

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