Port of Felixstowe workers threaten eight-day strike as talks falter


 

Container deliveries to and from the Port of Felixstowe are facing severe disruption as over 1,900 workers prepare to stage an eight-day strike after negotiations on a wage hike failed to reach agreement this week. However the strike may be averted if last ditch talks, scheduled to take place on Monday (8 August), reach an agreement. Unite the union is warning that the planned industrial action, set to start on 21 August, will hit supply chains across the country. Felixstowe […]