BOSSES are “sneaking behind the backs” of unions in a bid to shaft workers in the Night Tube dispute, TSSA union leader Manuel Cortes said yesterday.
Tory London Mayor Boris Johnson’s feted all-night Tube running was due to begin last month — but it is not...
Friday 30th Oct 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
BORIS JOHNSON rejected an invite yesterday to an urgent face-to-face meeting with union leaders to get London’s postponed Night Tube back on track.
Transport union TSSA general secretary Manuel Cortes extended a lifeline to the Tory mayor of London after negotiations over London...
Tuesday 27th Oct 2015
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Aslef president McDonald ‘never happier’ after executive calls for early takeover
Wednesday 30th Sep 2015
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
The stunning political events of recent weeks have the cruel and complacent ‘elites’ running scared, believes MANUEL CORTES
Tuesday 29th Sep 2015
posted by Morning Star in Features
With fare rises year on year, the public have become sick and tired of our rip-off privately owned rail system, says MANUEL CORTES
Monday 14th Sep 2015
THE start of all-night running on London’s Underground network is set to be delayed, it emerged yesterday, as drivers suspended strike action.
Workers have been locked in a bitter dispute over the impact of the new services on work-life balance.
White-collar union TSSA,...
Thursday 13th Aug 2015
NETWORK RAIL (NR) faces being slapped with a £2 million fine — that would be funded by the taxpayer — for delays and poor performance, a regulator revealed yesterday.
The publicly owned body breached its licence after missing punctuality targets over the past year,...
Tuesday 11th Aug 2015
Those offended by Dave Ward’s words have been throwing jibes of their own, JOHN HAYLETT finds
ANDY BURNHAM’S pledge to renationalise the railways was met with scepticism from campaign group Trade Unionists Against the European Union (TUAEU) yesterday.
In an attempt to counter the huge support for Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour leadership campaign, Mr Burnham said on...
Saturday 8th Aug 2015
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
RAIL unions have demanded that London Mayor Boris Johnson stop posturing about pay and negotiate seriously over his plan to impose night working on Tube drivers.
The call came as London Underground shut down yesterday after four unions walked out for the second time in a month as part...
Friday 7th Aug 2015
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain