date: 5 March 2010
embargo: For immediate release
Extensive talks have been taking place over the last seven weeks under the Chairmanship of TUC General Secretary Brendan Barber in an attempt to resolve the current dispute between British Airways and Unite cabin crew.
On the initiative of Brendan Barber, both Unite and British Airways have now committed to the objective of completing these negotiations by close of play on Tuesday 9 March to determine whether or not a mutually acceptable settlement can be achieved.
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Issued: 5 March, 2010