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Bin lorry drivers in Barking and Dagenham have gone on strike for the fourth time today in protest at a £1,000 pay cut.
GMB union members employed as bin lorry drivers in the borough will walk out for 22 days before 7th June.
There will be 13 days from 6am today until 10pm on Monday 25 May followed by a further 9 days from 6am on Saturday 30th May to 10pm on Sunday 7th June.
Simon Harris instant analysis: Tory Rebecca Harris increased her majority in the UKIP target seat of Castle Point in Essex.