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Driver walkout halts trains as UK summer season strike wave spreads

Aslef, Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen members are pictured on a picket line at Willesden Junction station as members of the drivers union at nine train operators walk out for 24 hours over pay, in London, Saturday, Aug. 13, 20

LONDON — Hundreds of U.Ok. prepare drivers walked off the job Saturday in a strike over jobs, pay and situations, scuppering providers throughout a lot of the nation. The motion was the newest in a spreading sequence of strikes by British employees in search of substantial raises to offset hovering costs for food and gasoline….

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Driver walkout halts trains as UK summer time strike wave spreads

Aslef, Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen members are pictured on a picket line at Willesden Junction station as members of the drivers union at nine train operators walk out for 24 hours over pay, in London, Saturday, Aug. 13, 20

LONDON — Hundreds of U.Okay. practice drivers walked off the job Saturday in a strike over jobs, pay and situations, scuppering companies throughout a lot of the nation. The motion was the newest in a spreading sequence of strikes by British employees in search of substantial raises to offset hovering costs for food and gasoline….

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Practice drivers’ walkout brings extra distress on UK railways

Southeastern trains in sidings near Ashford railway station as members of the drivers union Aslef at seven train operators walk out for 24 hours over pay, in Kent, England, Saturday, July 30, 2022. (Gareth Fuller/PA via AP)

LONDON — Staff, vacationers and sports activities followers confronted journey disruption in Britain as hundreds of prepare drivers walked off the job Saturday, the newest strike in an more and more bitter labor dispute on the nation’s railways. About 5,000 drivers staged a 24-hour strike in opposition to seven prepare corporations throughout England. It got…

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Lufthansa cancels over 1,000 flights attributable to floor employees walkout

Lufthansa cancels over 1,000 flights due to ground staff walkout

The cancellation of flights in Frankfurt and Munich by Germany’s flagship service impacts greater than 130,000 passengers. Germany’s flagship service Deutsche Lufthansa says it’s cancelling greater than 1,000 flights upfront of a one-day walkout by floor employees scheduled for Wednesday. Strikes and employees shortages have already compelled a variety of airways to cancel hundreds of…

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