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British Airways workers at Heathrow vote to strike during school summer holidays

Summary by Ground News
Unite and GMB union members who are mostly check-in staff and ground crew backed industrial action. A total of 700 workers are set to walkout during the summer holidays, when demand from travellers is expected to return to pre-pandemic levels. If the strike goes ahead BA has plans to cover staff, including managers potentially dealing with check-ins.
British Airways workers at Heathrow vote to strike during school summer holidays
11 days ago·London, United Kingdom

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BBC News

British Airways Heathrow staff back summer strikes over pay

About 700 workers at Heathrow Airport vote in favour of industrial action during the summer holidays.

11 days ago·United Kingdom
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Reuters

British Airways staff at London's Heathrow vote to strike over pay

LONDON - British Airways staff at London's Heathrow voted on Thursday in favour of a strike for better pay, threatening disruption at Britain's busiest airport during an already chaotic summer for air travellers. The GMB union said 95% of those British Airways (BA) staff at Heathrow airport who voted chose to carry out a strike after BA failed to meet their demands for a 10% pay cut

11 days ago·United Kingdom
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The Guardian

Heathrow faces summer of disruption as BA staff vote to strike

BA accused of using ‘fire and rehire’ tactics during lockdown to slash 10% off Unite and GMB workers’ pay

11 days ago·London, United Kingdom
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The Independent

British Airways: Heathrow check-in and ground staff to strike next month

Around 700 British Airways staff at the airline’s main hub, Heathrow, are expected to walk out next month after voting overwhelmingly for industrial action over a pay claim.

11 days ago·London, United Kingdom
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Daily Mirror

BA workers at Heathrow vote to strike over pay as UK set for more travel chaos

Britain is set for more travel chaos as British Airways workers based at Heathrow Aiport vote to strike during the summer holidays in a dispute over pay

11 days ago·London, United Kingdom
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News24

British Airways staff vote for Heathrow strike - unions

British Airways workers at London's Heathrow airport have voted to strike over pay, unions said Thursday, as surging inflation erodes wages and sparks growing industrial unrest.

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