Workers at Tata Steel’s plant in Port Talbot, Wales, wait for news on a meeting to try and save their jobs. Tata is selling its loss-making steel operations in Britain. Rightly or wrongly, this has been blamed on cheap Chinese steel. Photo: AFP

Sino-UK ‘golden age’ is losing its shine in British people’s eyes

Tim Collard says while government ties remain strong after Xi Jinping’s high-profile visit, UK public opinion is fast souring out of concern for the impact on local industries

Topic |   Xi Jinping's UK state visit

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Workers at Tata Steel’s plant in Port Talbot, Wales, wait for news on a meeting to try and save their jobs. Tata is selling its loss-making steel operations in Britain. Rightly or wrongly, this has been blamed on cheap Chinese steel. Photo: AFP
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