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Monday 13.11.17

Up and about early this morning and even after a good night’s sleep didn’t feel very refreshed, had coffee and then got ready for work, had to leave a bit earlier than usual due to strike action on the bus service again and had to catch a train, had a busy day in work the boss was off so I was helping out on reception as well as trying to sort out some warranty paper work, finished on time and caught the early train, while I was walking home Lynne messaged me to say there was a nice cold pint waiting for me on the bar of our local… 36 more words

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More misery for rail passengers on Wednesday due to strike action

Passengers have been affected badly both on bus and now rail, a strike is to be held on Nov 8 and will affect trains in Trafford including services to and from Altrincham and in Urmston. 168 more words


Belfast City Airport strike suspended after management commit to independent industrial relations audit

Unite the union agree to suspend planned strike action of their baggage-handlers working for Swissport for two weeks pending outcome of review 

Management commit to independent audit of industrial relations and to review human resource processes… 181 more words

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Strike action set to proceed at Belfast City Airport over Swissport dismissal of union rep

First two hours strike action by baggage handlers and ground staff will commence at 2.15pm tomorrow  

Last minutes talks offered by Swissport management for 10am must address staff concerns to avert action… 363 more words

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Swissport management must engage to avert looming strike action by baggage-handlers at Belfast City Airport

Threat to lock out workers has galvanised support for strike action and solicited widespread expressions of solidarity

Management must use remaining days to engage positively or seek mediation through the Labour Relations Agency… 364 more words

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Arriva bus strike this Thursday and two more coming up this month

Arriva Manchester are going on a national strike on October 19, 23rd and 30th which means you will have to find another way to get about. 122 more words


Swissport lockout threat at Belfast City Airport has potential to escalate industrial dispute in UK

Management threaten workers with a lockout if they participate in legitimate and legal strike action

Regional Officer confident Unite National Negotiating Committee will take resolute action in solidarity with Belfast workforce… 353 more words

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