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Unite and BAA reach 'settlement' over airport strikes

The threat of a strike by workers at six UK airports has been called off after a new pay offer was tabled.

The Unite union and the airports' operator BAA agreed a "basis for settlement" on Monday evening.

"We've reached a settlement we're prepared to recommend to our members", Brendan Gold, National Secretary for Unite said, following the talks.

  • 16 Aug 2010