Old 16th Nov 2010, 01:20
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AV Flyer
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: UK
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At this stage, and in the interests of acceleratng a conclusion, if I was BA I would pull the pin from the proverbial grenade and toss it into the BASSA/AMICUS/Unite meeting later today by taking the current offer off the table (on the legitimate grounds of BASSA/AMICUS's failure to recommend) and then watching the ensuing bickering, in-fighting and panic with mild amusement.

This would remove several of the options from the Union and its Branches' discussions leaving them with nowhere to go but either call a strike ballot or capitulate to working under the present Ts & Cs for the foreseeable future.

Unite cannot possibly approve a strike ballot and BASSA/AMICUS will not capitulate - but there would be no other options.

But then I have been known to be mischievous!

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