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Self-employed plumber still on strike

can't stand idly by watching his career go down the drainSelf-employed Bolton plumber Dave North has today announced further strikes in an ongoing and increasingly bitter row with himself over pay and benefits.

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Posted: Jan 28th, 2011
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Acas strike causes quandary

The reconciliation service Acas faced a crisis last night after staff walked out

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Posted: Aug 25th, 2010
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Stranded BA passengers praise human traffickers for getting them home

BA passengers stuck in far flung destinations such as Thailand, Australia and Iraq have praised the work of human trafficking gangs in getting them safely back to Britain.

‘Not only did they get me home on time,’ said Tracy Cox from Canvey Island, ‘but, as part of the deal, they also got me a job as a nanny.’

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Posted: Jun 5th, 2010
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BA wins injunction against volcano: geologists not properly notified

British Airways has been granted an injunction against the Ejyafjallajokull volcano in Iceland on a technicality after it erupted without warning, instead of notifying geologists months in advance of its intention to belch out inconvenient plumes of smoke to disrupt BA flights.

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Posted: May 18th, 2010
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