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GMB union appeals for help to protect jobs of whisky workers

sneil@obantimes.co.uk

WHISKY workers’ union the GMB is urging the UK government to protect the £5 billion Scotch industry amid Brexit uncertainty.

The whisky and spirits industry directly supports more than 40,000 UK jobs, according to GMB figures, with a further estimated 120,000 jobs connected with whisky production and export, including 7,000 jobs in rural areas where other work is hard to find.

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