Arriva's London bus drivers accept new pay offer

An Arriva bus makes its way down a narrow street near Wouldham, Britain, December 20, 2021. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

Sept 30 (Reuters) - Nearly 2,000 drivers of bus operator Arriva (DBAHNA.UL) have accepted a 11% pay increase, British labour union Unite said on Friday, days after they threatened to go on a strike in London on Oct. 4.

The drivers will receive the new offer from Oct. 15, the union said. read more

Reporting by Radhika Anilkumar and Sinchita Mitra in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva

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