GMB strike at Asda Gosport suspended after Acas talks
Strike action was due to take place from 00:01 on Friday until 23:59 on Sunday, but has now been temporarily suspended
GMB, the union for Asda workers, can confirm that the strike due to take place tomorrow at Asda's Gosport Superstore has been suspended.
Talks took place today between the union and Asda, arbitrated by Acas, the independent conciliatory service.
A joint statement agreed by GMB and Asda reads:
"Following discussions held under the auspices of Acas, on 18 January 2024, it has been agreed that industrial action is temporarily suspended to allow a ballot of GMB members on the proposals put forward by Asda."