Sunday, April 27, 2008

Grangemouth oil refinery strike begins as petrol tankers set sail

By Andrew Alderson, Jasper Copping and Richard Gray Last Updated: 10:45am BST 27/04/2008

Staff at the Grangemouth oil refinery began their 48 hour strike this morning, as preparations were made to ship fuel from Europe to prevent pumps from running dry.
Operators Ineos have already shut down the plant - Scotland's main fuel supplier - in preparation for the strike by Unite union members.

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