Bentley announced this week that it is to create 1,000 new jobs in the UK, as plans to develop a luxury car due to go on sale in 2016 are confirmed at their headquarters in Crewe.

Bratislava was the location initially considered to build the car but the British government lobbied to keep the project in the UK.

Prime Minister David Cameron said: ‘I am delighted that Bentley will be building their new vehicle here, not only creating a thousand jobs, but safeguarding many more, as well as increasing training opportunities for highly skilled apprentices.’

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