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Airport workers back pay strikes

Issue No. 2376

Baggage handlers and check-in staff for Swissport have voted overwhelmingly for strikes over pay at Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Manchester airports.

Some 94 percent of Unite union members backed strikes in a national ballot. 

And 88 percent voted for strikes in the GMB union, which organises 200 Stansted workers.

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Tue 22 Oct 2013, 16:40 BST
Issue No. 2376
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