TITLE

Now second union backs Tube strike

AUTHOR(S)
Matthew Beard
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Evening Standard;1/27/2014, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
THE prospect of a major Tube strike next week has increased after a second union today voted in favour of a walkout.
ACCESSION #
94061452

 

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