Charlie Rodgers (65) maintenance foreman in Paint Shop, Canley, retired after 20 years with Standard Triumph. Continue reading “Charlie Rodgers – Paint Shop”
William Barratt completed 50 years’ service in 1972 before retirement. He had always been a fitter and had worked for most of his time on Engine Assembly. Continue reading “William Barratt – Engine Assembly”
When D day arrived, we all assembled on the car park at Allesley, truck loaded, tools, cars, lined up for loading, waiting for the car transporter to arrive. Ken Richardson had heard of this chap Ron, who did car delivery. He had built this closed four car transporter using a Commer TS3 (two stroke diesel) bus. Ken had not seen it, but had booked it on hearsay to transport the cars to Le Mans. Continue reading “Allesley to Le Mans with the Triumph Competition Department”
Jerry Rose retired from Maintenance Dept., Canley, after over 20 years of service. Continue reading “Jerry Rose – Maintenance”
George Key, CKD Supplies Executive, Northey Road, presenting a clock to Eric Hubbard, chargehand in the CKD Body Section, who was married in Sheffield on June 11, 1960 to Miss Gay Doncich, of Cardiff.
Continue reading “George Key – CKD”
Certificates were presented to Triumph employees who had successfully passed the first combined British Leyland Rover/ Triumph and Jaguar Certificate In Storekeeping and Stock Control. Continue reading “Rover Training Department”