Systems Operator Northern Ireland said it had made “what we feel is a fair pay offer which has been rejected by the union”. Photograph: iStock

Power cuts threaten businesses and homes in Northern Ireland next Monday after national grid workers served formal notice of a strike. Workers at Eir(...)

The Prospect union said it was willing to continue talks with the electricity grid company but added that it needed a more realistic approach from the firm. File photograph: Eric Luke

A pay row threatens to disrupt electricity supplies to homes and businesses in Northern Ireland from next month. Staff at electricity grid manager Sy(...)