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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.

Reports round up: Bin workers should refuse to take any rubbish from council

05 March 2019
Bin workers should refuse to take any rubbish from anti-union Labour council

Reports round up: London Overground workers take on bosses

19 February 2019
A breakthrough at South Western rail?

Determined strikes win gains at Northern rail

12 February 2019
Striking train guards were celebrating last week after bosses caved in to their demands about safety

Reports round-up - Northern train guards strike for 45th time

22 January 2019
RMT transport union members on Northern rail staged a 24-hour walkout

Strike at Northern Rail as Tories give bung to train giant

08 January 2019
Guards working for Northern rail struck against the implementation of driver only operation (DOO) trains for the 43rd time on Saturday.

Protests across Britain as rail fares rise once more

02 January 2019
Campaigners, union members and rail passengers staged a national day of action against fare rises on Wednesday.

Reports round up: Protests tell Tories—stop and scrap Universal Credit

04 December 2018
Protests tell Tories—stop and scrap Universal Credit

Northern and South Western rail workers keep up the fight for safety on the tracks

20 November 2018
Northern and South Western rail workers keep up the fight for safety on the tracks

Day 35 of Northern strikes

13 November 2018

Reports round-up—Shutdown on Central Line

13 November 2018
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

06 November 2018
Tube workers are fighting to maintain safety on the London Underground.

Doo strikes on Northern and SWR

23 October 2018
Workers on Northern rail held their 32nd strike in the fight against driver only operation (DOO) last Saturday.

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