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8 February 2017
Planned strike action forced management to improve its proposal
1 February 2017
The Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition conference on 28 January debated whether to stand candidates in the 2017 local elections
11 January 2017
After gloating about the decline in strikes to record levels in 2015, just months later, the right-wing Tory press is frothing at the mouth as workers take action on the tube, railways and at airports.
11 January 2017
What we saw this week including Southern Fail and the tube strike.
30 November 2016
Combined strike action by up to 400 train drivers and other rail workers is set to bring Southern and London Underground to a standstill.
27 January 2016
The strike set to start on 26 January has been called off
6 January 2016
Aslef and RMT union members at Arriva Trains Wales walked out for 24 hours on 4 January with all its services cancelled, over terms and conditions. Some services on the morning of 5 January were also disrupted, with the strike causing chaos as many returned to work after the Christmas break.
4 November 2015
Labour Party elections: Over £440,000 was donated by trade unions to candidates in this summer's internal Labour Party elections, according to the official figures published by the Electoral Commission.
2 September 2015
Tube unions RMT, TSSA and Unite suspended the 24-hour strike action which was planned to start on the evenings of 25 and 27 August but they have made it clear to London Underground (LU) the dispute remains ongoing.
17 August 2015
London Underground could be shuttered again by bosses' pig-headedness over staff restructuring and night service.
6 August 2015
From Edgware Road to Acton, the strike is solid. Not a train is moving.
5 August 2015
As we went to press, transport unions were about shut down London for 24 hours, and planning a three-day strike on First Great Western rail.
29 July 2015
All four London Underground unions are planning a new shutdown of the tube network on 5-6 August, writes John Reid, RMT executive member.
15 July 2015
Workers on London Underground and First Great Western railway caused widespread transport shutdowns to fight attacks on jobs, pay and conditions.
8 July 2015
Transport workers on London Underground were preparing to shut down the capital on 8 and 9 July. Members of all tube unions - RMT, Aslef, TSSA and Unite - will strike together for the first time in years.
18 June 2015
Aslef members on London Underground have voted overwhelmingly for strike action in a dispute over the company's decision to try to force through, without negotiation, new rosters which would mean Tube drivers will have to work an unlimited number of weekend and night shifts for no extra pay
27 May 2015
The RMT and TSSA national Network Rail strike, planned for 25-26 May, was postponed following a new pay offer
20 May 2015
RMT and TSSA unions set to strike Update 21.05.15: strike suspended
13 May 2015
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
14 May 2014
TFL strike: RMT, TSSA and Unite took joint strike action across Transport for London (TfL) for the first time in response to a threatened freeze on pay and pensions
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