Postal service set to resume as CWU suspends strike action

first_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Facebook WhatsApp Google+ Pinterest Previous articleColeman working with medical team in hope of being fit for GermanyNext articleJim Carrey’s on/off girlfriend Cathriona White was married at time of death News Highland Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Facebook Postal services could be restored as early as tomorrow (Tuesday), after it was announced that industrial action by workers has been suspended.The Communications Workers Union says it’s suspending its strike, with a new round of talks with employer IO Systems to begin tomorrow.The dispute between the two groups has seen the postal service effectively shut down since last Friday afternoon – but communications minister Alex White says mail collections could now begin as early as tomorrow.This afternoon’s breakthrough comes after IO Systems agreed to restore workers to their agreed wage levels and rostering – meeting the CWU’s precondition for talks.Mark Fielding of business lobby ISME has welcomed the resumption of postal services:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/18udfielding-an-post-copy-gr.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Postal service set to resume as CWU suspends strike actioncenter_img Google+ Twitter Homepage BannerNews Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson GAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrath Pinterest WhatsApp By News Highland – October 5, 2015 LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamiltonlast_img read more

Umphrey’s McGee Mashes Up “Electric Avenue” & “Highway To Hell” [Listen]

first_imgWith Umphrey’s McGee’s mash up album ZONKEY due out on November 11th, the band has been sharing individual tracks from their new release. The band has been cleverly combining cover songs by different bands for many years now, though ZONKEY marks the first such effort in the studio.The newest track to premiere (via Relix) is “Electric Avenue To Hell,” a mash-up of Eddy Grant’s “Electric Avenue” and AC/DC’s “Highway To Hell,” with parts of UM’s original “The Triple Wide” as well. The track features Jennifer Hartswick on vocals, a fact that instantly elevates any studio cut.Take a listen to the newest ZONKEY track to debut, below.last_img read more

Cesc Fabregas explains why he would sign Kylian Mbappe ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi

first_imgCesc Fabregas explains why he would sign Kylian Mbappe ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi Cesc Fabregas says Kylian Mbappe reminds him of former Arsenal team-mate Thierry Henry (Picture: Getty)Cesc Fabregas has revealed that Kylian Mbappe would be his priority signing if he was a manager and had all the money in the world to spend. The legendary 32-year-old midfielder was in his second season with Ligue 1 outfit Monaco when the coronavirus pandemic brought French football to a halt.It’s clear Fabregas is already thinking about his next step when he finally hangs up his boots and the 2010 World Cup-winner, remembered for his spells with Arsenal, Chelsea and Barcelona, joined Spanish radio station Cadena Cope at the weekend to share his insights on the game he loves.Read the latest updates: Coronavirus news liveADVERTISEMENT Advertisement Comment Metro Sport ReporterMonday 20 Apr 2020 9:21 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link671Shares Mbappe ‘goal getting and speed’ has blown Fabregas away (Picture: Getty)During his time at Barca, Fabregas shared a dressing room with arguably the greatest player of all-time, Messi, but the Spaniard overlooked his former team-mate when asked which player he would look to sign if he was a current manager.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘Cristiano is 35 and Leo is going to turn 33, they are older,’ Fabregas explained.‘For youth, talent, desire and mentality, I would sign Mbappe. ‘The thought of having him for ten years up front for my team, I would go for him.’More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing ArsenalFabregas reserved special praise for PSG and Borussia Dortmund stars Neymar and Erling Haaland but couldn’t look past Mbappe for his number one pick, a player who reminds him of Thierry Henry.‘Then there are players like Neymar and Haaland, but due to his goal getting and his speed, Mbappe reminds me of Henry,’ Fabregas added.‘I saw him from in behind and it was a delight when you gave him a long pass into space.’Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page.MORE: Arsenal hero Charlie Nicholas sends Alexis Sanchez warning to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang amid Manchester United transfer linksMORE: Romelu Lukaku names Tammy Abraham & Mason Mount as the best prospects at Chelsea Advertisementlast_img read more

East Central Swimming Lessons and Swim Team

first_imgSWIM TEAM:The East Central Swim Team (Middle School, High School, Club) will begin on Tuesday September 3.  Practice times for everyone will be from 5:30-7:30pm depending on what group.  Gold/HS will continue to swim from 5:30-7:30pm Monday-Friday.  Silver will swim from 5:30-7:00pm Monday-Friday, and Bronze will have the choice from 5:30-6:30pm or 6:30-7:30pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday.  Practice attendance is not mandatory but a consistent level of practice is expected. The payments are still the same for the season:Gold/HS is $300.00 or $100.00 every other month.Silver is $250.00 or $83.33 every other month.Bronze is $200.00 or $66.67 every other month. Registration, Try-outs, and First Practices will begin on Tuesday September 3 at ECHS Pool. YOU DO NOT HAVE TO LIVE IN THE DISTRICT TO COMPETE ON THE SWIM TEAM!!!Please direct any questions to Brandon Loveless at [email protected] or 576-4811 x-11603.last_img read more