Virgin Atlantic said today that it will freeze pay for its staff this year after more big losses.
An internal memo sent by the airline's new chief executive Craig Kreeger has reportedly warned that the airline's performance has been "well behind where we anticipated," with a significant loss in the year to February.
Mothers 'face job discrimination'
One in seven women are made redundant after maternity leave amid growing levels of discrimination, a new study found today.
Law firm Slater & Gordon surveyed 1,000 women - many of whom claimed they were replaced by their maternity leave cover or overlooked for promotion.
Maternity Action group said the number of new mothers seeking advice over discrimination had doubled every year for the last three years since the economic downturn hit.
Direct action lessons
A training day on non-violent direct action against the arms trade is to take place in Leeds, activists said today. The Stop the Arms Fair coalition event takes place on March 23 at Carlton Hill Friends Meeting House.