Booker drivers suspend strike after positive pay talks


Strike action among HGV drivers at Tesco-owned wholesaler Booker Retail Partners has been suspended after a new pay deal was put on the table. The Unite union said industrial action due to commence on Monday (4 October) will not go ahead and its members will now vote on the proposals, with it recommending the new offer is accepted. The long-running dispute involving all 40 drivers at Booker’s Thamesmead depot centres on what they claimed was a failure of the Tesco […]