Davenport Strikers Victory

A big thanks to everyone who signed up to support the O'Callaghan Davenport Hotel strikers. The Labour Court has ruled that they are entitled to €8.65c an hour and back money since they were laid off the roster. Hopefully the company pays up - we'll know on…Read More

The O'Callaghan Davenport Hotel and Ryanair connection

Noel O'Callaghan, chief of the O'Callaghan Hotel Group is an uncle of Ryanair's Michael O'Leary - now we know where he got his anti-trade union attitudes. If you've no union you don't have to pay decent wages which means more profit. As SIPTU organiser Pat…Read More

O'Callaghan Davenport Hotels owners get High Court injunction

Persian Properties, which owns O'Callaghan Hotels Group, has obtained a High Court injunction against SIPTU in dispute over its attempt to force workers on minimum wage to take a further pay cut. The Court says union can picket O'Callaghan Davenport and…Read More


Enda Kenny, leader of Fine Gael, Joan Burton, Labour Party deputy leader and Aengus O Snodaigh, equality spokesperson of Sinn Fein all visited the O'Callaghan Davenport Hotel Strikers today, congratulated them on their stand and said they would restore the…Read More
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