Walkout set to halt services from this evening
Wednesday 5th Aug 2015
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
LONDON is set to be paralysed by its second Tube strike in a month after drivers slammed “pig-headed” Mayor Boris Johnson for refusing to postpone all-night services to find a settlement.
Drivers’ union Aslef and engineers and power staff in Unite said yesterday that...
Tuesday 4th Aug 2015
BORIS JOHNSON has “engineered” an industrial dispute over the all-night Tube plans so he can blame the unions when the new service is delayed, TSSA leader Manuel Cortes charged yesterday.
Workers are set to strike again next week in a row over pay and conditions for the...
Friday 31st Jul 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
BOTH sides in the London Underground (LU) dispute met again yesterday in a bid to break the deadlock over new all-night Tube services, with just a week to go before another planned strike.
Talks at conciliation service Acas yesterday centred on the closure of Tube ticket offices, with...
Thursday 30th Jul 2015
Drivers won’t take part in training or working practices not seen as ‘normal’
Thursday 23rd Jul 2015
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
TWENTY thousand Tube workers are to ballot on strike action over the prospect of “absolute chaos” if hastily drawn-up plans to run all-night services are implemented.
Four trade unions have united in a campaign of resistance to the plans, which rail union RMT says will...
Wednesday 17th Jun 2015
TUBE drivers expected to give up social life to work longer hours for no extra pay on all-night trains were balloted for strike action yesterday, writes Alana MacAskill.
Rail unions Aslef and RMT are balloting members on London Underground in a dispute over pay and the company’s...
Friday 22nd May 2015
Unions give warning as Johnson pushes ahead
Saturday 21st Feb 2015
Wednesday 11th Feb 2015
Tfl pledges to push forward with wrecking Tube cuts
Friday 5th Dec 2014
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain