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#Strike

# strike - Thursday 9 July, 2015

This is what London looks like during a 24-hour transport strike

Not fun for some – but it did provide some great views for others.

# strike - Monday 15 June, 2015

Italy’s World Cup squad has gone on strike over tournament bonuses

Training did not take place this morning in Villabassa after the disagreement.

# strike - Monday 8 June, 2015

Travelling to Spain this week? We may have bad news for you…

There are four air traffic strikes planned in the coming days.

# strike - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Heading to Spain on holiday? You might want to re-check your dates…

… because there’s a Spanish Air Traffic Controllers’ strike on the way.

# strike - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

After 36 assaults, staff at Galway psychiatric unit start industrial action

It follows an unscheduled action by staff – who walked off the job last month.

# strike - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Dunnes Stores workers in Gorey are planning on going to work this weekend

Staff were told on Thursday evening that the store would be closed until further notice.

# strike - Friday 22 May, 2015

The Eiffel Tower has been shut down because of pickpockets

Staff have staged a walk-out.

# strike - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

From Business ETC Dunnes Stores agrees to pay rise but workers say that’s not good enough Nice Try

Dunnes Stores agrees to pay rise but workers say that’s not good enough

The big sticking point is the fact that three quarters of staff are on part-time flexible contracts.

# strike - Monday 11 May, 2015

From Business ETC The Dunnes Stores strike hasn’t stopped people shopping there Picket

The Dunnes Stores strike hasn’t stopped people shopping there

Sales have dipped recently, but they dipped more last year.

# strike - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

From Business ETC Germany has no cash and no trains No Trains Go

Germany has no cash and no trains

Industrial action is causing headaches for the German public.

# strike - Saturday 2 May, 2015

The 5 at 5: Saturday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# strike - Friday 1 May, 2015

There are no buses today – here’s how to get where you’re going

Getting around today is a bit trickier than usual, but it can be done.

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# strike - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Bus Eireann and Dublin Bus want to sue unions over strike losses

The bus strike starts tomorrow.

Will private cars be able to use the empty bus lanes tomorrow?

If you’re planning a commute in a car tomorrow morning, it might not be any easier than normal.

Getting a taxi today? It’ll cost you more than usual

The fare hike comes just one day a head of strike action by bus drivers.

# strike - Monday 27 April, 2015

Dunnes Stores workers vote for a national protest march in June

This will be preceded by a series of local protests and actions yet to be announced.

# strike - Monday 20 April, 2015

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Use the bus? Get ready for seven days of strike next month

Paschal Donohoe said it is disappointing workers have voted in favour of strikes that will cause “considerable disruption” across the country.

# strike - Monday 13 April, 2015

From Business ETC Dunnes staff will “escalate” their campaign Dismissals

Dunnes staff will “escalate” their campaign

The union is preparing a dossier of of incidents of victimisation and intimidation.

# strike - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Thursday: Dunnes Stores strike… Friday: Dunnes Stores dismissals

The retailer has escalated the hardline nature of its employee relations by apparently letting some striking staff go in the wake of the workers’ action on 2 April.

# strike - Thursday 2 April, 2015

‘Everyone needs to get behind Dunnes workers, in the name of common decency’

Thousands of Dunnes Stores employees are out on strike today.

Burton returns to Dunnes where she used to work to show solidarity with workers

The Tánaiste worked at the Henry Street store when she was a student.

As its workers strike over unfair treatment, Dunnes responds with 1-day only online offer

More than half of the company’s employees are on strike over “fair pay” and “a precarious working environment”.

# strike - Monday 30 March, 2015

Threat of national bus and train strike looms

Talks broke down today.

# strike - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Some DART delays after truck strikes bridge

Services are expected to be back to normal soon.

# strike - Friday 13 March, 2015

Getting to Northern Ireland is going to be really difficult today

That means no Ulsterbus, Metro or Northern Ireland Railway services.

# strike - Thursday 12 March, 2015

‘Irish prisons run smoothly on the goodwill of staff – that will end’

Voluntary duties are to be withdrawn from prison officers under industrial action voted on yesterday.

# strike - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Prison officers vote on industrial action is “an opening salvo”

There have been a number of attacks on officers this year.

# strike - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Dunnes Stores staff to strike on Holy Thursday

Mandate Trade Union says the strike has the potential to escalate further.

# strike - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

‘Luas security guards have better stab vests than prison officers’ Strike Looming This post contains videos

‘Luas security guards have better stab vests than prison officers’

A ballot on industrial action will take place next week.

# strike - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

“If the cuts are brought in…there’s no way one man could pull out two firefighters” Protest This post contains images

“If the cuts are brought in…there’s no way one man could pull out two firefighters”

Trade unions said the firefighters may strike if the proposed reductions go ahead.

# strike - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Will gardaí soon be able to strike?

Ireland is in breach of European rules by not allowing the force to engage in industrial action.

# strike - Friday 6 February, 2015

Teacher unions to consider new proposals on junior cycle reform

Will it mean peace in our time?

# strike - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Coolest granny ever gets a strike the very first time she tries bowling Bowled Over

Coolest granny ever gets a strike the very first time she tries bowling

She’s already better than all of us.

# strike - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Minister: Keeping data on students until they’re 30 is ‘reasonable’

The minister said she is satisfied the time limit doesn’t need to be changed – for now, at least.

# strike - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Joan Burton compares Mary Lou to a saint … but not in a good way

The pair have a history of clashing in the Dáil.

From The Daily Edge Cork pub takes advantage of teachers’ strike, invites students to ‘study’ Study Buddy

Cork pub takes advantage of teachers’ strike, invites students to ‘study’

The Bishopstown Bar is at it again.

# strike - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

From Business ETC Iarnród Éireann says there’s ‘no basis’ for possible train driver strike Dispute

Iarnród Éireann says there’s ‘no basis’ for possible train driver strike

The NBRU said it will move to ballot train drivers for industrial action.

Taoiseach says teachers’ strike is avoidable, but they don’t agree

Around 330,000 second level students will have a day off tomorrow, as teachers go on strike again.

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