Threat to flights as HGV drivers vote to strike at Heathrow airline catering company


 

Around 100 HGV drivers based at Heathrow aviation catering firm DO & CO have voted to strike in March in protest at pay and employment conditions, according to union Unite. The union is warning that the action will cause major disruption to long haul BA flights, as food has to be on board for pilots and cabin crew as part of their employment contracts, raising the spectre of cancelled and delayed flights. Unite said the strike, which 94% of members […]