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Witney employment blow

Workers at Past Times in Witney have been told that the new owner of the mail order and shops chain is closing its call centre in Witney with the loss of 100 jobs. Another 100 jobs are at risk and the company is reviewing its 94 shop chain.

Past Times was bought out of administration by orivate equity fund Epic Reconstruction just after Christmas.

Posted : 12/01/2006 08:02:02

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