Pirate FM News

Keep up to date with the latest news delivered direct to your Inbox.

Christmas Job Fears

news-logo.jpg
Delicious Submit this page to reddit

11:58am 12th December 2012

Pirate FM has learnt dozens of workers at a Cornish printers, could be out of a job by Christmas.

MPG Books in Bodmin is closing one part of its business.

More than 60 staff could be hit.

A consultation is underway.

Tim Jones from Devon and Cornwall Business Council...

“Invariably with companies like this they have a very strong local supply chain network so you often find there are a number of dependent businesses. So, we need to keep a careful eye on the indirect loses that might arise from this.

“This is desperately sad news for the staff and the company. This is a business that has been around for a long time. It’s probably telling us a story that it is still very tough out there and it’s extremely difficult for businesses to be profitable out there and this time of year tends to be our most vulnerable

11:58am 12th December 2012

Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit
Suggested articles
fistral

Path to Newquay beach closes over safety fears

And it won't be repaired until after the summer

brexit

Cornish farmer's 'money fears' as Brexit talks begin

Officials meet in Brussels to thrash out a deal

Most read
a390 crash

Woman dies after crash near St Austell

A car hit others at a garage forecourt on the A390

police tape 3

Casualties cut free after Cornwall crash

One was treated at the scene near Bodmin

Top articles

Man charged with attempted murder

Cornwall News: A woman was taken to hospital from Redruth

Pirate FM Cornwall News Update - 7th January 2016

Cornwall Video News: Officials say they’re holding talks to find new jobs for hundreds of workers in Bodmin.

Grenfell fire: Residents 'demand to be heard' in inquiry

National News: Residents of the estate where at least 79 people were killed in a tower block fire have said an investigation into the blaze "must leave no stone unturned".

UPDATE: Body found on popular Cornish beach

Cornwall News: Police say death at Watergate Bay 'isn't suspicious'

Charlotte Church reveals she has lost her baby

Showbiz News: Charlotte Church has announced on Twitter that she has lost her unborn baby.

Assad regime 'preparing chemical weapons attack', White House says

World News: Syrian President Bashar al Assad appears to be preparing a fresh chemical weapons attack, the US has claimed.

Frank de Boer named as new manager of Crystal Palace

Sports News: Frank de Boer has been appointed Crystal Palace manager on a three-year contract.

Top South African ultra-marathon runner Bruce Fordyce robbed of trainers at gunpoint

Strange News: A top South African athlete has been mugged at gunpoint while out on his morning run.

Newer article

Council Tax Benefits Changes

Cornwall News: Fears changes could cost poorest Cornish families £900 a year

Older article

Health Cash Calls

Cornwall News: St Ives' MP demands fairer funding at Parliament debate

Cornwall's Pirate FMPirate Extra Footer LogoEscape to Cornwall radioLoveCornwall.com - The Cornish Business DirectoryPirate Education and Training

 

© Copyright Pirate FM

Pirate FM cannot be held responsible for the content of external links.