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Rail union RMT secures £2,500 Olympics pay deal on Docklands Light Railway (DLR)
Transport union RMT has secured a ground breaking Olympics pay deal on DLR worth £2,500 made up of a guaranteed attendance payment of £900 and guaranteed overtime payments for all staff throughout the Olympic and Paralympic games.
A £900 attendance bonus will be paid at £100 per week over a nine-week period for all staff. Time and three-quarters will be paid for any hour worked on overtime throughout the nine-week period with a guaranteed minimum of five hours per week.