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Thomas Cook pilots plan three more strikes

Pilots are set to stage three walkouts in September and October. Credit: PA

Thomas Cook pilots will go ahead and stage three more strikes this Autumn if disputes over pay is not resolved, says the British Airline Pilots' Association (Balpa).

This follows their 12-hour walkout which started at 3am today, 8 September - the first strike by UK pilots since 1974.

The walkouts would take place on 23 and 29 September and 3 October unless there is a positive outcome from talks with conciliation and grievances service, Acas.