British Airways cabin crew at Heathrow Airport, Virgin Atlantic pilots, baggage handlers at regional airports have joined various workers from other sectors in a strike.
This comes as Post Office workers, train drivers and delivery drivers also embarked on strikes since late last week.
702's Bruce Whitfield spoke to UK correspondent, Adam Gilchrist, regarding recent developments in the UK Report.
The prime minister said that this shows contempt for ordinary people and there is such a feeling with unions.— Adam Gilchrist, UK correspondent
Listen to the interview below: