Felixstowe Set To Strike Again

September 13, 2022

Felixstowe Set To Strike Again

Felixstowe dock workers have served two weeks notice of their intention to hold a second strike, which will commence on 27th September and run for eight days.

The action now coincides with the walk out at Liverpool which is due to commence on 19th September, but for two weeks. The workers from both ports are represented by the Unite trade union, who have declined all previous offers of wage increases from port management.

It is understood that bosses at Felixstowe decided to implement their pay offer of 7% + £500 last week, without any agreement with union leaders. 

Other News

Liverpool Port Strike Now Confirmed

Liverpool Port Strike Now Confirmed

Liverpool Port Strike Now Confirmed Workers at the Port of Liverpool are set to strike for two weeks starting this month, as the Unite Union confirmed the walk out will be from Monday 19th September to October 3rd. Unite is the trade union that were responsible for...

read more
Matt Transforms To Climb Ben Nevis

Matt Transforms To Climb Ben Nevis

Matt Transforms To Climb Ben Nevis Port Express Transport Planner - Matt King - has completely transformed himself during the past two years, and is now climbing Ben Nevis in October to raise funds for the Mountbatten Hampshire charity. Matt's personal journey started...

read more
Liverpool Port Also Votes To Strike

Liverpool Port Also Votes To Strike

Liverpool Port Also Votes To Strike Dockworkers at the Port of Liverpool have voted in favour of strike action over pay and working conditions. This has been announced by the Unite union, who are also close to grinding Felixstowe to a halt next week. Liverpool is one...

read more
Eight Day Felixstowe Strike Now Set

Eight Day Felixstowe Strike Now Set

Eight Day Felixstowe Strike Now Set The Felixstowe port strike has now been set as eight days, running from Sunday 21st August until Monday 29th , which will bring the UK’s largest container port to a standstill. Workers are disputing the final 7% increase pay offer...

read more

Follow us on social media

Drivers

Take a quick look at our new driver portal, providing information, news and recruitment opportunities.

Container Transport

We operate a multi-marque fleet of over 100 dedicated vehicles.

Need A Quote?

Looking for container transport or container storage prices?