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Union halts Olympic strike

The Public and Commercial Services Union (PCS) General Secretary Mark Serwotka, has said the union has scrapped plans for Border Agency staff to hold a one-day strike.

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PCS union: 'Border strike will not disrupt the Olympics'

PCS general secretary Mark Serwotka has defended the unions decision to strike the day before the Opening Ceremony of the Olympics, saying he does not accept that the strike will disrupt the Olympics.

Speaking to ITV News Political Correspondent Lucy Manning, Mr Serwotka said, "the issue here is not one day of disruption at Heathrow, it is the complete wreckage of this service which this Government is presiding over."

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