Dockers vote for strike action at Felixstowe port


Operations at Felixstowe port could grind to a halt next month after union members recorded a "massive" 92% vote in favour of strike action over pay.

The UK's largest container terminal said Unite had agreed to its request to meet with conciliatory service ACAS next week in an effort to resolve the disagreement, but the union appeared resolute, describing the dispute as "of Felixstowe's own making".

It said the row centred on the port's offer of a pay increase of [...]

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