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At 7.45pm on the 20th July around 25 workers at the Vestas wind-turbine blades plant in Newport, Isle of Wight moved to occupy offices in protest at the planned closure of the site and the loss of 625 jobs - 525 on the Island and 100 in Southampton. Since the occupation began Vestas workers, trade unionists, climate campaigners and the general public have been outside the site to show their solidarity with the occupying workers and demonstrate against the closure.