Hunterston nuclear plant - strike update

Following the 2 day strike Balfour Kilpatrick bosses remain adamant that they won’t return the 50p enhancement to electricians pay that had been in place for 30 years.

Submitted by Joseph Kay on September 16, 2006

Other developments:

> British Nuclear Group ban overtime for contractors who refused to cross the picket
> British Energy seeks an injunction to stop the planned strike action from being held on the public access road to the 2 power stations
> An insider from British energy confirmed that the disruption caused by the official strike action on Tues 12th and Wed 13th September has cost them £1.5 million in revenue
> The dispute continues with further strike action planned for Tue 19th and wed 20th