Friday, 14 January 2011

Refuse work to rule goes on - and on!

The work to rule which has dogged refuse collections for 18 months is to continue after a vote by Edinburgh's binmen today.

Some estimates are putting the cost of the failure to deal with the dispute at £10m, an extraordinary figure in the light of current budget pressures.

The binmen have attracted support from extreme left wing groups as this article indicates.

More details from the BBC.

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