Colman’s Mustard production will begin to leave its Norfolk factory within six months as part of a “phased transfer of production” by owner Unilever. More here
Conservative MP for Norwich North, Chloe Smith said
This is the confirmation of sad, disappointing, troubling news for Norwich. Those workers confirmed today as affected deserve every support. I’ve worked throughout with constituents, workers, the two firms, ministers and local organisations to try to support sensible options for the future. Now we need to look to the future and be ambitious in attracting good new jobs to this site as quickly as possible.