News report about redundancies at Bombardier in Belfast. As orders for small jets have fallen, Shorts and Bombardier responded to the financial downturn with the announcement of redundancies. The clip includes footage from inside the factory where the jets were built.
Can be used to create a piece of writing regarding the impact of the global recession on people. Following on from a class discussion, pupils can outline the short-term and long-term impact of business loss on the workers in the affected factories.