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Reports round-up—Shutdown on Central Line

Reports round-up—Shutdown on Central Line Tube drivers shut down the Central Line on Wednesday of last week as they walked out in a dispute about fair treatment at work.

Tube workers push for safety on lines

Tube workers push for safety on lines Tube workers are fighting to maintain safety on the London Underground.

Reports round up: 200 march to demand Orgreave inquiry

Reports round up: 200 march to demand Orgreave inquiry Baggage handlers and ground crew at London Gatwick Airport have scored a pay victory following their strike in March.

Reports round up: Hundreds join Oxford Pride march

Reports round up: Hundreds join Oxford Pride march Firefighters in the West Midlands have delivered a thumping vote for strikes in response to “exploitative” new contracts.

Rail strikes bring lines to a standstill in a battle to defend safe, accessible travel

Rail strikes bring lines to a standstill in a battle to defend safe, accessible travel Train workers brought networks to a standstill this week as they resisted bosses’ plans to take guards off trains.

Coordinated strikes hit six train lines across England as workers fight attack on safety

Coordinated strikes hit six train lines across England as workers fight attack on safety Workers on six train lines are continuing the fight for safe and accessible train travel.

Rail bosses get a wave of strikes for Christmas

24 December 2017
Workers on five rail networks have taken action in separate disputes,

Strikes rock bus and train services

14 November 2017
Workers at two bus companies in the North West of England struck on Monday, following a coordinated bus and train strike on Wednesday of last week

Bus and rail strikes hit back at bosses

08 November 2017
Workers on six rail networks and a major bus company created widespread disruption with a coordinated strike today, Wednesday.

Reject this unsafe and divisive Southern rail deal

24 October 2017
Train drivers’ union Aslef has recommended a deal to its members to end their long-running dispute with Southern rail.

Reports round up: Only women’s aid centre in South Yorkshire may close

19 September 2017
Also: Aslef tube drivers call strike | Scotrail CCTV monitors | GTR train cleaners | NHS march in Brighton | Birmingham Mail | Ferrari and Maserati cleaners | Ritzy cinema | Serco tug boats | Co-op drivers | DSEI arrests

United national action can derail Tory assault on train unions and safety

18 July 2017
Workers have announced fresh strikes that will shut down the Southern rail network.

Workers set to take action on rail networks

04 July 2017
A series of walkouts are set to begin on three rail networks across England this weekend

Bosses who plunged railways into chaos blame the unions that fought back

27 June 2017
As rail unions announced new strikes, a long-buried report by former Virgin Trains executive Chris Gibb blamed them for the mess at Southern rail.

Reports round-up: Lecturers in Manchester resist jobs cull

06 June 2017
Disputes at Manchester Metropolitan University, Argos, Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, Birmingham bins, Bank of England and London Underground

Unions push for more action in face of obstinate rail bosses

23 May 2017
The state of the railways is a good reason to vote out the Tories on 8 June and back Jeremy Corbyn.

Solid picket lines on Northern rail strike

02 May 2017
Over 1,000 Northern rail train guards and drivers union struck last Friday.

Rail workers rally against cuts that threaten safety

02 May 2017
Hundreds of workers joined a protest outside Parliament in London, and strikes are coming.

Rail strikes over safety aren't stopping

18 April 2017
More coordinated rail strikes to defend the role of the train guard have been announced by the RMT rail union.

Guards hit back with coordinated rail strike

11 April 2017
Coordinated rail strikes by around 2,000 workers on three networks has hit hard against bosses’ dangerous cost-cutting today, Saturday.

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