26 December 2010
A solid strike by train drivers in the Aslef union on London Underground has had a severe effect on the running of the tube network today (Boxing Day). The workers are furious that management have failed to offer extra pay for working on the bank holiday.
27 July 2010
Seventy seven tube drivers struck on Wednesday of last week over the unfair dismissal of a driver at Rickmansworth, north west London. The strike by Aslef union members hit services on the Metropolitan Line.
25 May 2010
The Aslef train drivers’ union suspended its strike over pay on Tube Lines last weekend for talks with management.
04 August 2009
Members of the Aslef and RMT transport unions working for National Express East Anglia struck on Thursday and Friday of last week, severely disrupting the company’s train services.
21 July 2009
Train drivers in the Aslef union at East Midlands Trains have voted by 75 percent to 25 percent to reject their pay offer and strike. They are now set to strike on Friday of this week, Monday and Friday of next week, and 3, 7 and 10 August.
21 July 2009
Workers in the RMT and Aslef transport unions at National Express East Anglia have voted by over 90 percent to strike over pay, conditions and reorganisation.
16 June 2009
Leaders of the Aslef train drivers’ union told their members to continue to work as normal during the strike.
05 August 2008
It is with sorrow that I have learnt that Dave O’Connell, sometime SWP member and formerly an activist in the Aslef train drivers’ union, was found dead on Monday 28 July.
04 April 2008
The Aslef train drivers’ union suspended four days of strikes at South West Trains set for Monday to Thursday of this week after the union and management agreed a new deal.
19 February 2008
London Midland pensions fight
Train drivers in the Aslef union at the Bletchley depot of London Midland are set to strike on Thursday and Friday of next week after the breakdown of talks over pensions.
13 November 2007
Train drivers in the Aslef union working for Silverlink struck for the third time on Friday of last week in defence of their pension rights.
06 November 2007
Train drivers in the Aslef union at Midland Mainline struck, for the second time on Thursday of last week over pensions.
30 October 2007
Around 400 drivers in the Aslef union struck on Friday of last week bringing the Silverlink company’s service to a halt. The strike hit London commuter services, including from Milton Keynes and Watford.
30 October 2007
Members of the Aslef rail drivers’ union at Midland Mainline have planned a series of strikes in their dispute over the application of a pay offer to drivers from 2001.
23 October 2007
The Aslef train drivers’ union is balloting its members on ScotRail in a dispute over disciplinary procedures.
09 September 2006
Around 900 members of the Aslef train drivers’ union were set to strike on Friday of this week, severely disrupting services on South West Trains (SWT) for a second time.
02 September 2006
Some 900 members of the Aslef drivers’ union on South West Trains struck on Tuesday over management arrogance.
24 June 2006
Train drivers in the RMT and Aslef unions across the whole of South West Trains are balloting for action following the use of managers to drive trains during recent strikes at Waterloo station.
18 February 2006
Tube drivers in both the RMT and Aslef unions have voted by six to one for strikes over a range of attacks by management.
08 January 2005
TUBE DRIVERS in the Aslef union at the Arnos Grove depot won better treatment for a colleague by striking for 24 hours on Christmas Eve.