Holidaymakers face ‘mass disruption’ this summer as British Airways workers vote to strike

Holidaymakers face ‘mass disruption’ this summer as British Airways workers vote to strike

Holidaymakers face ‘mass disruption’ this summer as British Airways workers vote to strike No 10 to consider ‘contingency measures’ for airline to beat Heathrow walkout Britain is braced for a summer of “massive disruption” after British Airways workers voted in favour of strike action on the same day that railways were all but shut down by industrial action. Ground staff at the carrier’s Heathrow hub overwhelmingly backed a walkout in their fight to reverse pay cuts imposed during the Covid pandemic. Up to 1,000 workers will be involved in the strike, which the GMB Union said was “likely to be during the peak summer holiday period”. “Holidaymakers face massive disruption thanks to the pig-headedness of British Airways,” it said. Downing Street said further strikes will “only add to the misery …
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