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Unite union calls for Olympic pay boost for bus drivers

Unite campaigners used a Routemaster bus to make their point. Credit: ITN

Members of the Unite union staged a protest on a Routemaster calling for bus company employees to get a pay increase during the Olympics. The union has begun a ballot for strike action. It claims that other transport workers in London have been offered Olympic pay rises.

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