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Woolwich ferry strike over ‘bullying’ allegations called off

PUBLISHED: 16:24 20 April 2017 | UPDATED: 16:24 20 April 2017

The Woolwich Ferry

The Woolwich Ferry

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Tomorrow’s proposed 24-hour strike on the Woolwich Ferry has been cancelled following “positive progress” in conciliation talks.

Members of Unite were planning to walk out over allegations of a “bullying culture” by Briggs Marine Contractors Ltd, which runs the service on behalf of Transport for London (TfL).

Unite regional officer Onay Kasab said: “We will be holding further talks on Tuesday, April 25 where we hope to resolve the outstanding issues.

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