Fears over jobs at Scunthorpe Steelworks after British Steel collapse is confirmed

Firm has gone into liquidation

Efforts are being made to save thousands of jobs at the Scunthorpe Steelworkers after British Steel collapsed. 

The High Court's ordered the firm into compulsory liquidation.

Owners have failed to secure additional funding to cover Brexit-related costs.

It puts 4 and a half thousand jobs at risk across the country with a majority of them at the Scunthorpe plant.   

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