Birmingham Hovis workers lose jobs as factory closes
Fifty years of baking history comes to an end in Birmingham on Wednesday, with the loss of 500 jobs.
Premier Foods is closing the Hovis bakery at Garretts Green after the loss of a £75m contract with the Co-op.
Unions say they are worried that many staff will now struggle to find other work.
Sarah Falkland has been speaking to some of the workforce.
24 Apr 2013
- From the section Business