Joe Cullinane

Scottish Labour Councillor for Kilwinning

Reason 30: Fighting for jobs at AMP Control


In February it was announced that the AMP Control factory in Irvine would close in June with the potential loss of 60 jobs.

Immediately following the announcement Joe was in contact with Unite the Union to discuss the matter. He then wrote to AMP, the Scottish Government, Scottish Enterprise and North Ayrshire Council about the imminent closure asking for immediate action to prevent it.

This announcement followed job losses at HOWCO and planned losses at Red Cross House and others. The job loss toll has reached around 600 in recent months.

Joe continues to put pressure on Government and its agencies to do everything possible to save jobs at AMP Control. He has also pledged to do more to support workers as an MSP, including working on democraticisng the economy through Workers Co-operatives >


Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.

The Labour Party will place cookies on your computer to help us make this website better.

Please read this to review the updates about which cookies we use and what information we collect on our site.

To find out more about these cookies, see our privacy notice. Use of this site confirms your acceptance of these cookies.