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Workers on Gunners site transferred to T5

SIX STEEL erectors on Arsenal's Football Club's Ashburton Grove site have been transferred to Heathrow's T5 following a pay wrangle.

The disgruntled men, who were erecting a 75 m pedestrian bridge across the nearby Drayton Park Station, were furious after being put into Naeci 'blue book'pay category four, the lowest bracket.

The workers argued that the £357 million, 60,000-seater stadium deserved the top classification and highest pay.

The Watson Steel employees, part of the Severfield Group, have been moved by the parent company and are are now work-ing at T5.

An official from electrical union Amicus said: 'They will no doubt simply replace these lads with guys from Steel Craft, who are doing the steel for the stadium part.

'Companies will always come up with new and inventive ways to avoid correct pay.'