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Union planning fresh strike ballot

The union representing British Airways cabin crew is set to move “swiftly” towards a fresh ballot after its planned 12-day Christmas strike was ruled unlawful, officials announced.

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 The High Court hearing to decide whether British Airways should have an injunction preventing a series of crippling Christmas strikes by thousands of cabin crew has resumed.

BA strike injunction action resumes

The High Court hearing to decide whether British Airways should have an injunction preventing a series of crippling Christmas strikes by thousands of cabin crew has resumed.

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Recession hits international travel

A lack of business travellers is continuing to affect tourism figures both to and from the UK, it has been revealed.

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Protest over rail job cuts

A leading rail union is due to stage protests at railway stations across the country as part of a campaign over threatened maintenance job losses.

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 London Mayor Boris Johnson has put himself on a collision course with the Government over Tube costs.

Mayor in row over Tube costs

London Mayor Boris Johnson has put himself on a collision course with the Government over Tube costs.

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 More than a million passengers face Christmas travel misery after British Airways cabin crew announced a 12-day strike in a bitter row over jobs, pay and working conditions.

12 days of misery for BA passengers

More than a million passengers face Christmas travel misery after British Airways cabin crew announced a 12-day strike in a bitter row over jobs, pay and working conditions.

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BA cabin crew vote on strike action

Thousands of British Airways cabin crew have started voting on whether to launch a pre-Christmas strike in protest at “far-reaching” changes to working practices.

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Motorway congestion up by 11%

Congestion on major roads increased 11% last month compared with October 2008, according to figures from Trafficmaster.

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 British Airways cabin crew have launched legal action against changes which they say will harm the health and well-being of both staff and passengers.

BA cabin crew launch legal action

British Airways cabin crew have launched legal action against changes which they say will harm the health and well-being of both staff and passengers.

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BA ‘plans to slash cabin crew pay’

British Airways is planning to slash the pay of cabin crew joining the airline by several thousand pounds a year under drastic moves to cut costs, which has sparked a strike threat, it has been claimed.

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