Hundreds of workers to strike at Heathrow in run-up to World Cup

Staff at Heathrow airport have announced they will be striking in the run-up to the World Cup - with flights to host country Qatar heavily affected.Seven hundred workers at the UK’s largest and busiest airport are to strike for three days from November 18 in a dispute over pay, it was announced on Friday.The World Cup is due to kick off on November 20, and thousands of UK football fans are expected to fly out to watch the tournament.