Call centre staff invoke grievances over withdrawal of tea break - Travel agency Thomson is facing a staff mutiny at its Glasgow call centre after management scrapped workers' afternoon tea break. The 400-strong workforce has pledged to get the company to do a U-turn after it ditched a second paid 15-minute break of the day for agents working eight hours a day.
Wildcat strike on Edinburgh buses - Edinburgh bus drivers have staged a walk-out a week before official action is due to begin in a dispute over pay.
Bank sorry for 'insult' cash card - A high street bank has said sorry to a customer after sending him a debit card containing the words "Dick Head"!
Every second a blog - but not for the long slog - A new blog is born every second, according to blog tracking site Technorati's latest research into the explosion of personal publishing sites. For more details follow this link: Technocrati.
Peace at last? - Wherever their sympathies lie, Irish bloggers are cautious about celebrating the IRA calling an end to their armed campaign for a united Ireland.