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Greenpeace protests outside VW headquarters

Greenpeace is staging a protest outside Volkswagen’s UK headquarters in Milton Keynes. The group are demanding to speak with the firm’s UK boss Paul Willis, about the effects of diesel emissions on public health. The protest involves a makeshift clinic highlighting the dangers of diesel emissions on the human body, particularly those caused by nitrogen(…)

Greenpeace stage protest on VW transporter ship

Greenpeace activists have boarded a 23,498-tonne ship transporting VW cars to the UK from Germany. The ship was preparing to dock at Sheerness in Kent when the protesters boarded the ship from a small fleet of kayaks and boats. Volkswagen, one of the world’s largest car manufacturers, imports tens of thousands of cars to the(…)

Volkswagen’s brand new £25 million Headquarters

Volkswagen is building brand new Headquarters in Tongwell, Milton Keynes. It will cost an estimated £25 million to build. The site is due to be completed in 2014. Volkswagen’s financial services sector will move into the 100,000 sq ft office development. Work has already begun with the buildings already starting to be taken down. The(…)