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'Redcar steelworks was everything'

SSI UK, which owns the Redcar steelworks, has gone into liquidation.

The Thai parent company was earlier granted an application to wind up the UK arm of its business at the High Court in Manchester.

The government has made an aid package of "up to £80m" available for those affected, but has ruled out state intervention at the plant.

The BBC's Danny Savage reports.

  • 02 Oct 2015
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