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YouTube prankster’s ‘Bird Box challenge’ on Bridgend railway

[ad_1] Image copyright Netflix Image caption Netflix has urged fans not to take part in the challenge, which involves attempting everyday tasks while blindfolded Footage of a YouTube prankster doing the "Bird Box challenge" inspired by a Netflix horror film has prompted a police warning.A video shared on Ben Phillips' YouTube channel of his partner Elliot Giles blindfolded on a railway line in Bridgend has been viewed 200,000 times.Sandra Bullock
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Ford: 1,000 Bridgend job losses by 2021 outlined to unions

[ad_1] Image copyright PA Image caption The job losses in Bridgend would be phased over the next two years Ford is wanting to cut 370 workers at an engine plant in south Wales in a first phase of up to 1,000 job losses, BBC Wales understands.Unions have pledged to fight compulsory redundancies at the car giant's plant in Bridgend after they were briefed by Ford management on Friday.It is believed
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Ford in talks with Ineos over building new car in Bridgend

[ad_1] Image copyright PA Image caption The AJ production line in Bridgend Ford closed for five days from 29 October Ford is in talks with a chemical company about using its Bridgend plant to build a new off-road vehicle.Ineos Automotive plans to build a car to replace the Land Rover Defender, which went out of production in 2016.Talks come a week after Ford told staff working on the new Jaguar