29 Jun '12, 4pm

Bus and Coach News: More Olympic bonus strikes announced: London bus workers are poised to s... #bus #coach #diesel

London bus workers are poised to stage a second one-day strike on Thursday (5 July) in pursuit of a bonus for doing their jobs during the Olympic Games. Trade union Unite is accusing the capital's bus operators of brinkmanship, while calling for fresh talks at ACAS. Unite will also re-ballot its members at Metroline, Arriva the Shires and Go Ahead London General who were prevented from taking strike action last week because of a High Court injunction. Unite regional secretary Peter Kavanagh says: "Strike action is being pushed closer and closer towards the Olympics because bus companies, supported by the Tory mayor, seem to think it's acceptable to try a dangerous game of brinkmanship. "Unite will be at ACAS next Monday ready to meet with the bus operators. This dispute could be resolved at a stroke if the operators negotiate meaningfully. Instead it looks like a coordinat...

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