Jet2 to make more than 100 pilots redundant

Jet2 to make more than 100 pilots redundant

More than 100 pilots are to be made redundant at Jet2 after the airline rejected alternative proposals, a union has said. In June, the British Airline Pilots Association (Balpa) union said the Leeds-based carrier was proposing cutting 102 pilot jobs after flights were grounded due…

Man wins lottery to become a millionaire on day after he was made redundant

Man wins lottery to become a millionaire on day after he was made redundant

A man has won the lottery and become a millionaire – the day after he was made redundant. David Adams, 61, was let go from his job as a wood machinist on Friday, July 31. It was the latest piece of bad news in an…

Two million people could be made redundant in September, says report

Two million people could be made redundant in September, says report

Two million people could be made redundant in the UK in September alone, according to a new report. The move will come ahead of the Government’s furlough scheme ending in October. Throughout the coronavirus pandemic employers have been able to furlough their staff – meaning…

Travis Perkins to close 165 locations and make 2,500 staff redundant

Travis Perkins to close 165 locations and make 2,500 staff redundant

Around 2,500 workers are set to lose their jobs at builders’ merchant Travis Perkins. The company, which also owns Toolstation and Wickes, said the decision comes as it expects the recession to hit the trade for at least two years. Bosses plan to close 165…

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