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Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover is a West Midlands-based automotive company, a wholly owned subsiduary of India's Tata Motors. The firm develops and manufactures the iconic Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles from bases at Castle Bromwich in Birmingham, Solihull, Gaydon, Whitley in Coventry, Halewood in Merseyside and Pune in India. Only a quarter of JLR's vehicles are sold in the UK, with the rest going to major markets in Europe, the US, Russia and China.

Grant Associates' public realm plans for Paradise Circus

Review of 2014 - March: Paradise Circus takes shape, £3.3m for Stirchley baths and Super Prix on table

Spring is in the air in our annual review and March saw more details about the massive Paradise circus regeneration and the possibility of Birmingham's Super Prix returning reared its head again

Aston Martin DB10 at the launch of the new James Bond film 'Spectre' at Pinewood Studios

Aston Martin and James Bond: Two brands inextricably linked

The Warwickshire car-maker’s role in the long-running Bond franchise dates back to the DB5 driven by Sean Connery in the third Bond film Goldfinger

A computer-generated image from inside Curzon Street HS2 Station facing New Canal Street, from the Birmingham Curzon HS2 Masterplan

Review of 2014 - February: Toni Iommi's house, Curzon Street masterplan and Snobs nightclub moves

Our festive look back at the big online news stories of 2014 heads into February when the masterplan for Curzon Street was revealed and Toni Iommi's house went on the market

Lisa Williams, store manager of John Lewis in Birmingham

Ones to watch 2015: Birmingham's business leaders

We take a look at some of the key figures set to makes waves in the city's business community in what is poised to be a landmark year in 2015

Land Rover at Lode Lane, Solihull. updated

Jaguar Land Rover worker nearly died in conveyor belt horror

Manufacturing giant admitted breaching health and safety laws after 57-year-old worker was trapped in a machine at Solihull plant

Enda Mullen in the Land Rover Discovery Sport at the vehicle's launch in Iceland

Sport is Land Rover's new Discovery

Land Rover’s Discovery Sport is just as big a deal as Jaguar’s XE and it too is also something of a first

New compact Jaguar 'could see sales double'

Jaguar Land Rover's high hopes of cracking fleet market with latest models

Jaguar Land Rover staff could be sent abroad in new pay deal

Latest twist in pay dispute could see staff working into foreign climes as part of manufacturer's new worldwide workforce strategy

Paul Noon, UKTI's regional director for the West Midlands

West Midlands export growth slows

Sales to foreign shores fall compared to second quarter, but region remains the UK's strongest in terms of growth in the past year

Lord Bhattacharyya

Industrialist's claims on JLR pay talks were just another stumbling block

Jaguar Land Rover management and unions this week reached a new two-year pay deal, with a rise of 4.5 per cent in the first year of a two-year deal, plus a bonus payment of £825 per worker.

Jaguar Land Rover Academy in Warwickshire updated

Jaguar Land Rover pay dispute breakthrough after new two-year offer

Employees at Castle Bromwich and Solihull, along with others across the UK affiliated to the union Unite, will now go to a ballot after receiving a revised pay offer

David Jackson from Shoosmiths with his Client Partner of the Year award and David Baddiel, who hosted the British Legal Awards

Shoosmiths' partner triumphs at British Legal Awards

Mr Jackson, head of the technology, media & commercial practice at Shoosmiths, received the award following feedback from clients

Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover worker's poetic response to pay dispute

Chris Butcher took to Facebook with his own five-verse poetic plea to JLR bosses not to dip into the pension fund to pay for his rise

Jaguar F-Types in The Mall

Lord leaps in as JLR pay row threatens our greatest industry

Midland-based peer Kumar Bhattacharyya should know what he is talking about when it comes to industrial disputes, argues Jon Griffin

Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya

Tata will look abroad if JLR pay row goes on, union told

Lord Bhattacharyya says car giant's  owner 'will not hesitate' to invest overseas if bitter wage dispute drags on

Birmingham Made Me

Beverley Nielsen: Showcasing the best of Midland design and innovation

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Range Rover Evoque

Jaguar Land Rover threatens legal action over 'copycat' claims

Midland manufacturer takes on Chinese car-maker LandWind which it says is producing copies of its popular Evoque model

Sixteen cars from Dr James Hull's £100 million car collection are on display at the Heritage Motor Centre

Jaguar Land Rover's classic collection goes on show at Heritage Motor Centre

Warwickshire venue will plays host to 16 cars bought as part of £100m collection in the summer from Dr James Hull

People enjoying the motoring treasures at The Classic Motor Show, held at the NEC in Birmingham.

£4.5m car auction proves classic stuff

The Lancaster Insurance Classic Car Show saw 65,000 car-lovers head to Birmingham's NEC in an event hailed by organisers as "the best ever".

Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept

Jaguar Land Rover pledges to produce a self-drive car within ten years

Jaguar Land Rover told MPs it plans to build cars which gave motorists the option of driving for themselves or letting the vehicle take over.

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