Hoyer Petrolog UK move to cut driver jobs triggers strike action threat


Hoyer Petrolog UK is being threatened with strike action after proposing to make six drivers redundant at its Stanlow refinery and Bramhall depots in Cheshire. The proposed job cuts have been prompted by the firm’s plummeting aviation and retail fuel delivery volumes, which have fallen dramatically during the Covid-19 pandemic. Following the pandemic lockdown the company’s aviation volumes initially slumped to 5% of normal levels and are now at around 40%. Retail fuel volumes also fell to 30% of normal […]