Ireland: Aer Lingus to be hit by rolling strikes

Airline Aer Lingus faces chaos next Tuesday and Friday as ground staff embark on a series of disruptive work stoppages at all three of the country’s main airports.

Cork caterers on strike

Cork County Hall

Staff at the country’s largest local authority office face the prospect of foraging for their own food today, as their caterers are due to go on strike.

Ireland: Hospital security workers wildcat against job losses

One of the main hospitals in the south of the country was disrupted yesterday as security workers went on strike in protest at being replaced by lower-paid staff.