Internal restructuring
United Kingdom
West Midlands; Herefordshire; Worcestershire and Warwickshire
Location of affected unit(s)
Manufacture For Transport Equipment
Manufacture Of Motor Vehicles, Trailers And Semi-Trailers
29.1 - Manufacture of motor vehicles

295 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
14 October 2015
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Car manufacturer Aston Martin has announced plans to cut 295 jobs from its 2100 strong workforce. The sports car manufacturer which is based at Gaydon in Warwickshire has made a loss for each of the last three years and is taking this step to reduce operating costs. A review of the business is currently underway and will report at the end of 2015 or at the start of 2016. It is understood that the manufacturing team based at Gaydon will not be affected by the cuts which are expected to come from the marketing and administration departments. It is not yet known when the job losses will take effect.


  • 14 October 2015: The Telegraph


Eurofound (2015), Aston Martin, Internal restructuring in United Kingdom, factsheet number 85163, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/85163.