INDUSTRY HP 1

INDUSTRY HP 1

‘Wake’ for HP sauce…PA file photo dated 16/03/07 of bottles of HP Sauce on the shelf of a west London supermarket. Protesters will stage a mock wake today to mark the closure of the factory where HP Sauce production ceased last week. PRESS ASSOCIATION photo. Issue date: Friday March 23, 2007. Empty bottles of the famous condiment will be placed in a coffin at the gates of the plant in Aston Cross, Birmingham, during a ceremony involving ex-workers this afternoon. The final bottle of HP sauce to be made in the UK rolled off the production line last Friday, marking the end of 108 years of sauce-making at the site. See PA story INDUSTRY HP. Photo credit should read: Ian Nicholson/PA Wire