Angry unions deny P&O Ferries boss a platform at Interferry

The International Transport Workers’ Federation says it has helped prevent P&O Ferries chief executive Peter Hebblethwaite from speaking at the Interferry Conference in Seattle on 3 October. It says that the P&O Ferries chief, who controversially sacked 786 seafarers at the DP World-owned company in March, has dropped off the panel of the event following public pressure from the international labour movement and US  government representatives. ITF quoates Interferry chief executive Mike ... [+]

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