Car dealership Lookers, with branches across Scotland, to cut 1,500 jobs

The company runs seven outlets in Scotland.

Around 1,500 jobs are set to be axed at car dealership Lookers as the group announced plans to slash costs in the face of the coronavirus crisis and a tough car market.

Lookers run dealerships in Edinburgh’s Sighthill, Hamilton, Ayr, Stirling, Bailieston and Glasgow’s Braehead and Hillington.

Hide Ad
Hide Ad

They own 138 branches across the whole of the UK.

The company runs seven outlets in Scotland

More to follow

A message from the Editor:

Thank you for reading this story on our website. While I have your attention, I also have an important request to make of you.

With the coronavirus lockdown having a major impact on many of our advertisers - and consequently the revenue we receive - we are more reliant than ever on you taking out a digital subscription.

Subscribe to scotsman.com and enjoy unlimited access to Scottish news and information online and on our app. With a digital subscription, you can read more than 5 articles, see fewer ads, enjoy faster load times, and get access to exclusive newsletters and content. Visit https://www.scotsman.com/subscriptions now to sign up.

Our journalism costs money and we rely on advertising, print and digital revenues to help to support them. By supporting us, we are able to support you in providing trusted, fact-checked content for this website.

Joy Yates

Editorial Director

Comments

 0 comments

Want to join the conversation? Please or to comment on this article.