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A clear end in sight – Let us hope these are well founded –

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-13368142

http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/05/11/ba-union-idUSLDE74A2AO20110511?feedType=RSS&feedName=industrialsSector

though it will upset Krug appeared to want a strike.

Hippo – Santa’s Crew collections were primarily to BUY CHRISTMAS PRESENTS for the CHILDREN of Crew financially challenged by being sacked or suspended. Was Scrooge a role model for you?

Due to reps being targeted and the huge increase in suspensions many families had severe financial problems. Due process became extremely elongated (an intention of BA?) lasting many months with the main income earner bringing in a pittance if that.

Since serious negotiations began recently, more cases are coming through with a “no case to answer” verdict – crew being reinstated, the financial hardship will alleviate over time, the trauma will remain though.

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