Staff paid to stay off work

Related Pages

Eldon Quarry


  • Description

    Northern Echo: 7th October 2008. ".....The 'unprecedented' downturn in the housebuilding industry has led to a year’s backlog of bricks at a plant belonging to Wienerberger. On September 12, Wienerberger, the world’s largest brick-making company, announced plans to make 27 of its 33 staff at the Eldon works, near Bishop Auckland, redundant. Now, the 50-strong workforce at its Todhills works, near Newfield, Bishop Auckland, are on a 'lay-off'...."
  • Owner

    Northern Echo
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

    What does this mean? Unknown license check permission to reuse
  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 1 month ago
    Viewed: 238 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
  • Co-Curate tags


Add a comment or share a memory.

Login to add a comment. Sign-up if you don't already have an account.


Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.