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Corus to axe around 2,000 UK jobs

Steelmaker Corus has announced it is to make around 2,000 employees redundant across the UK.Eight hundred jobs will be lost at the engineering steel sites mainly at Rotherham and Stocksbridge. Another 370 jobs will be lost in Corus Tubes, which will be split between the UK and the Netherlands. Rolling and finishing plants in Teesside and Scotland will lose 375 staff. Finally, the company is opening consultations ...