David Cameron calls on union leaders to call off strike

Mr Cameron "thinks that Bob Crow's strike is plain wrong and Bob Crow should call it off rather than inflict misery on hard-working families in London".

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Bob Crow dismisses holiday criticism as 'a load of old cobblers'

Bob Crow has described criticism of the holiday he took to Brazil last week as "a load of old cobblers", adding:

"I said I would be back if needed, but I have not been involved in the talks. It has made no difference whatsoever."

The RMT boss revealed his cruise holiday was advertised in the Daily Mail, the same paper which took a photo of him in his Bermuda shorts.

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