A LONDON Underground passenger was left lying unconscious for half an hour after a fall because there were no staff to help him, rail union RMT revealed yesterday.
The incident, which occurred on August 3, was one of an increasing number of cases where injured passengers have been left...
Friday 11th Aug 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Union leaders demand Tories reverse £3bn cuts
Wednesday 14th Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
LONDON Underground unions have called off a strike this weekend after resolving a dispute over career progression.
Transport unions Aslef and RMT had won near-unanimous support for walkouts in protest at Night Tube drivers being barred from moving into full-time roles.
Wednesday 5th Apr 2017
RMT to ballot members after ‘appalling miscarriage of justice’
Monday 27th Feb 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Drivers ballot on strike action after bosses lock them out of promotion
Tuesday 21st Feb 2017
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
LONDON Underground workers are to stage two further strikes against job cuts and ticket office closures which have seen nearly 900 members of staff put out of work.
The action was called by rail union RMT after lengthy talks with London Underground collapsed.
The union says...
Saturday 28th Jan 2017
DOZENS of Tube stations will not open today after rail unions rejected a revised offer on staffing levels.
The unions have accused London Underground of axing over 800 jobs in its Fit for the Future programme, under which every ticket office on the Tube network was closed.
Monday 9th Jan 2017
LEAKED documents have revealed that middle managers with London Underground “agree with the RMT” and branded Tube ticket office closures a “disaster.”
Members of rail unions RMT and TSSA are currently refusing to work overtime at London Underground stations...
Wednesday 21st Dec 2016
ALL-NIGHT trains on London Underground’s Piccadilly line, which serves Heathrow airport, begin running this weekend.
Passengers catching early flights on Saturdays and Sundays will now be able to travel by Tube to the west London airport.
The night service runs between...
Saturday 17th Dec 2016
STATION staff escalated their industrial action on the London Underground yesterday after a teenage girl crossed electrified tracks at a busy station.
A stunned passenger at Latimer Road station called for help using a mobile phone after spotting the uniformed schoolchild wandering...
Saturday 10th Dec 2016