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Bus drivers in South Yorkshire strike for pay

Bus drivers in South Yorkshire strike for pay Pickets faced stormy, arctic weather conditions.

Commuters let down as the Tories scrap new rail lines

Commuters let down as the Tories scrap new rail lines The Tories faced public anger last week over their decision to axe sections of the high speed rail project, HS2. Ministers had promised HS2 would improve transport links for some of the worst connected places in Britain.

Workers fight across London transport

Workers fight across London transport Battles are coming over conditions and pay

Tube workers set for festive season of strikes over Night Tube

13 November 2021
Bosses are making unreasonable demands on workers as the Night Tube is set to restart

ScotRail result shows action could win more

02 November 2021
Scotrail workers in the RMT and Unite unions have won a pay deal ending their seven months of weekly strikes

Bus drivers vote for strikes in the East Midlands and the north east

02 November 2021
Workers at Stagecoach North East, and at Kinchbus, are set to strike over pay

Lorry drivers’ #TruckedOff campaign calls for day of action over pay and conditions

28 October 2021
A group of heavy goods vehicle (HGV) drivers have called a day of action next Monday as chaos in the sector continues.

Clarks shoe workers want to give bosses the boot + Stagecoach bus battles

18 October 2021
A fantastic solidarity day took place on the Clarks workers’ picket line in Street in Somerset .

ScotRail strikes set to hit Cop26 + Housing day of action + round-up

11 October 2021
More ScotRail workers are to escalate the battle for pay justice and equality.

How cars drive us to disaster

09 October 2021
Much of the world that we live in has been built or adapted to accommodate cars. Nick Clark investigates how they became such an essential part of capitalism—and asks, in the midst of a climate crisis, whether it’s time to pull them over once and for all

Uber strikers rage against low pay and unfair dismissals

28 September 2021
Uber drivers across Britain refused to work for 24 hours on Tuesday in a strike for pay and against unfair dismissals.

Transport round-up: ‘We’re all aboard for more strikes’, says Ferry’s reinstated captain

28 September 2021
Woolwich Ferry workers in east London continue their militant fight for pay—and against victimisations and the excessive use of agency staff.

Pay battles on the Manchester trams + transport round-up

20 September 2021
Over 300 drivers and supervisors on the Greater Manchester Metrolink tram network were set to strike this weekend over pay.

Make the most of lorry driver shortage to win big on pay

13 September 2021
Around 40 drivers working at Booker Retail Partners at its Thamesmead site in south east London have voted unanimously for strikes.

Unite all the fights to win at ScotRail

13 September 2021
ScotRail workers in the RMT union are continuing their strikes despite attacks from bosses and the Scottish National Party (SNP).

Lorry crisis is a chance to drive up workers’ pay

31 August 2021
Bosses are already under pressure—giving drivers even more power to win

Big demo against Merseyside’s new polluting motorway

24 August 2021
 

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