Enfield factory occupation

4th April Update: At least 150 people turn out to show support

Workers at the Visteon factory on Morston Road in Enfield are occupying their factory after being sacked with no notice on Tuesday without details of any redundancy payments and payment for two days work.

Some of the sacked workers had been working at the plant for around 40 years. Current negotiations being undertaken by Unison/Unite are focussed at securing meaningful redundancy terms.

Some more security turned up today who were initially feared to be bailiffs. The occupiers are also attempting to use section 6 squatters rights.

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The occupiers remain in high spirits and are being joined every day by other workers at the plant and supporters. All expressions of support and solidarity are very much appreciated.

Other articles:
http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/04/426320.html
http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/04/426303.html
http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/04/426146.html

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