01 June 2020
The government has revealed an outrageous plan to use volunteers on the rail network, and unions have responded with a threat of strikes.
21 April 2020
The RMT union has blasted Merseyrail station cleaning and facilities’ contractor Mitie for using the cover of the Covid-19 crisis to withdraw a pay award.
10 February 2020
The development of railways is needed to take cars and much lorry traffic off heavily-polluting, CO2-creating, dangerous roads.
28 January 2020
Further strikes are planned on South Western Railway (SWR) after workers voted overwhelmingly for more action.
27 January 2020
A new report laid bare the growing chaos behind the the HS2 project, just as Northern Rail hits the buffers
07 January 2020
Workers on the Tyne and Wear Metro delivered a bloody nose to bosses
16 December 2019
Privateering prime minister Boris Johnson was set to announce plans to attack workers’ rights in the queen’s speech this week.