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Transport / Rail

1 July 2015

Union plans transport shutdowns

Transport union RMT prepared for London shutdowns and First Great Western railway strikes at its AGM

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24 June 2015

Transport workers plan fightback

As we go to press, members of transport union RMT are discussing how to fight back at their national conference, writes Transport workers plan fightback.

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21 June 2015

Sunday strikes continue for reinstatement of sacked train guard

A ballot starts this week to involve more guards in the strikes

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3 June 2015

Network Rail forced to make new offer

Planned strike action on Network Rail by the RMT union has forced the employer to double its pay offer for 2015

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27 May 2015

National Rail strike threat results in new offer

The RMT and TSSA national Network Rail strike, planned for 25-26 May, was postponed following a new pay offer

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20 May 2015

Support the National Rail walkout over pay and jobs

RMT and TSSA unions set to strike Update 21.05.15: strike suspended

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15 May 2015

National rail action from Mon 25th May

RMT today confirmed that its members will be taking action from Monday 25th May in the current dispute over pay and jobs at Network Rail

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13 May 2015

RMT members vote for Network Rail strike

RMT members working for Network Rail, including signal and maintenance workers, have voted by four-to-one to strike over pay and job security on a 60% turnout

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8 April 2015

Renationalise rail

TUSC campaigners in Lincoln took part in a 'Bring Back British Rail' national day of action to call for the renationalisation of the railways, 22 years since they were privatised

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TUC demonstration in Manchester demands Save our NHS, photo Paul Mattsson

8 April 2015

End cuts - tax the rich

The Manchester Evening News's front page read "End cuts and tax the rich"

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1 April 2015

Leeds: Save our train guards

RMT members and supporters protested outside a West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) meeting against plans for driver-only operated trains on the Northern and TransPennine Express rail franchises

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11 February 2015

Workplace news in brief

M25 strike date set: M25 maintenance, emergency and incident support workers working for Connect Plus Services are due to strike on 16 February over pay, sick pay and union recognition

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14 January 2015

Freedom Riders ride again

Rotherham town hall was flooded by angry pensioners demanding free travel on 5 January, writes Sharron Milsom, Sheffield North Socialist Party.

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10 December 2014

Rail franchise jobs: TUPE or not TUPE?

The "Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment)" or TUPE regulations are European Union regulations which offer limited protections to workers when they are transferred from one employer to another, writes An Aslef member.

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Campaigning agianst cuts and profiteering on the Northern and Transpennine rail lines, photo RMT

14 November 2014

Campaigning against rail cuts and profiteering

The RMT is fighting to stop massive cuts

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17 September 2014

Fighting for fair fares

Socialist Party members campaigned with transport union RMT against rail fare increases on Monday 8 September, writes Iain Dalton, Leeds Socialist Party.

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17 September 2014

Them & Us

Back to the future: Government austerity has resulted in spending on public services falling to the lowest share of national income since 1938, according to the Office for Budget Responsibility

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9 July 2014

Labour rejects rail renationalisation

Back in April, Ed Miliband hinted that Labour would consider renationalising the railways. However, that idea has come to nothing as the Labour Party has indicated it will not commit to renationalisation

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Bob Crow on RMT lobby against privatisation on the railways, photo Paul Mattsson

2 July 2014

Remembering Bob Crow through struggle

The 2014 AGM of the Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers Union paid tribute to the magnificent role of former general secretary, Bob Crow

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14 May 2014

Freedom Riders- action brings victory

South Yorkshire's Freedom Riders win a victory in campaign to get back travel concessions

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