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Monday’s Heathrow strike suspended to allow for further Acas talks

Tomorrow’s (Monday 5 August) strike by Unite members working for Heathrow Airport set to start 00:01 hrs has been suspended to allow for further talks at Acas tomorrow.

Under the chairmanship of the conciliation service Acas, tomorrow’s talks will involve senior directors from Heathrow Airport and senior Unite officials with the aim of averting a second day of planned strike action set to start at 00:01 and finish at 23:59 on Tuesday 6 August.

Unite will not be making any further comment while talks are ongoing.

For more information journalists only please contact Alex Flynn Unite head of media and campaigns on 020 3371 2066 or 07967 665869 
Notes to editors:

  • Unite is Britain and Ireland’s largest union with members working across all sectors of the economy. The general secretary is Len McCluskey.

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