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Transport round up: Month of South Western strikes to guard safety

12 November 2019
Train guards at South Western Railway (SWR) are gifting 27 days of strikes to train bosses this Christmas.

Reports round up: McStrike on menu at 6 stores

05 November 2019
McDonald’s fast food workers who are members of the Bakers Food and Allied Workers’ union (Bfawu) were set to strike at six sites across south London London next Tuesday.

Reports round up: United Families and Friends protest for justice

29 October 2019
Over 200 people joined the United Families and Friends march in central London last Saturday.

Reports round-up: Success for UCL fightback and more

22 October 2019
Cleaners, security workers and caterers at University College London (UCL) have scored a victory.

Steel workers march in Newport AND unions round up

15 October 2019
eCourier workers who are members of the Independent Workers’ Union of Great Britain (IWGB), struck for two days from last Thursday.

Reports round-up: Cleaners still out at business department

24 September 2019
nFirefighters have claimed victory in their fight against cuts to the South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service.

Transport round up: Tube workers vote for strikes

17 September 2019
Members of the RMT union on the Central, Jubilee, District and Northern lines have voted overwhelmingly for action short of a strike over excessive track noise.

Transport round up: Strikers are ‘rock solid and united’ against unsafe railways

03 September 2019
‘Rock solid and united’ against unsafe railways

Reports round up: Two tube line tussles

27 August 2019
Two tube line tussles

Transport round up: Rail workers keep up fights for safety

20 August 2019

Transport round up: Rail workers strike for pay and safety

06 August 2019
Workers on East Midlands Trains walked out last Saturday as part of their ongoing battle against bosses’ attacks on pay and terms and conditions.

Great Western Railway cleaners walk out over changes to shifts

16 July 2019
Cleaners on the Hitachi/Great Western Railway contract staged a solid 48-hour strike

Conductors to down tools

09 July 2019
Strikes are set to hit East Midlands Trains (EMT) as senior conductors threaten walkouts.

Questions raised about safety of rail system after two workers die on tracks

03 July 2019
Two rail workers died on Wednesday after being struck by a Great Western Railway train on tracks near Port Talbot in south Wales.

Transport round-up—New strikes in airport fight

02 July 2019
Disputes are continuing to hit Aberdeen and Glasgow airports, both owned by AGS Airports Limited.

Transport round up: Drivers walk out in a row over split shifts

25 June 2019
School drivers and assistants for disabled children in Hackney, east London, struck on Tuesday of this week.

Reports round-up - Sainsbury’s depot strike plan

18 June 2019
Almost 400 workers at the Sainsbury’s distribution depot in Waltham Point, north London, are set to strike for 24 hours from 6am on Thursday 27 June.

Transport round-up—Stagecoach bus strike plan

21 May 2019
Stagecoach bus drivers in Preston and Chorley are preparing to strike again.

Reports round-up—Bin the Anglesey outsource pay gap

09 April 2019
Bin the Anglesey outsource pay gap

Overground strikes unite

02 April 2019
Two groups of workers were set to strike on the London Overground this week.

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