Labour MEP welcomes huge investment in Rolls-Royce Derby site

Dame Glenis Willmott MEP, has welcomed today’s announcement that the Derby Rolls-Royce site has been selected to develop and test the next generation of aero engines.

Labour MEP for the East Midlands, Dame Glenis Willmott MEP, said:

“This announcement is

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MEP supports EU funding for Rolls-Royce to keep highly skilled jobs in Derby

RRToday local Labour MEP, Glenis Willmott, returned to the Rolls-Royce site in Derby to see what investments have been made thanks to EU funding. The Derby site is the UK’s flagship site and employs 12,000 people who work in civil …

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Labour MEP vows to keep fighting to keep jobs in Derby

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With a Rolls Royce workforce of over 12,000 people, Derby truly is the UK’s aerospace centre. Local Labour MEP, Glenis Willmott, has been highlighting the technical skills of the employees in Derby and has called on the EU to ensure …

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East Midlands MEP calls on EU to help protect Rolls-Royce jobs in Derby

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Rolls-Royce has announced 3,000 job losses with the Derby site being hit the hardest. Local MEP Glenis Willmott, today met with workers, union representatives, Labour MEPs and the European Commission to call for urgent European action to tackle this crisis.…

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Labour MEP challenges Commission on Rolls-Royce redundancies

gw picAn East Midlands MEP has challenged the European Commission on the 2,600 job losses at Rolls-Royce’s factories in the region announced in November last year. The high-tech engineering and manufacturing are key to driving Europe and the UK’s future economic …

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