CLAIMS that train drivers’ union Aslef has called off its industrial action ballot at Southern Rail are “deliberately misleading,” the union said yesterday.
Passenger services director Angie Doll made the claim this weekend, saying it gave the firm the opportunity to...
Tuesday 8th Nov 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Southern accused of mounting ‘vicious campaign’ against staff
Wednesday 19th Oct 2016
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Conductor ultimatum as Southern provokes angry backlash on strikes
Tuesday 4th Oct 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Rail tickets soar at twice the speed of our wages while train privateers rake in £222 MILLION
Tuesday 16th Aug 2016
TRAIN DRIVERS ploughed full steam into the Labour leadership election yesterday with a whistling endorsement for Jeremy Corbyn.
Footplatemen’s union Aslef, which was among the first to nominate the left leader last summer, said he offered an alternative to Labour figures who...
Thursday 28th Jul 2016
RAIL unions and politicians have demanded that Britain’s worst-performing railway be renationalised ahead of its bosses being grilled by MPs today.
Govia Thameslink Railway’s Southern division has unleashed travel chaos on commuters as it fights its staff in a bitter...
Tuesday 5th Jul 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
What’s making Labour members and voters so angry is that their democratic wishes are being so blatantly flouted by the PLP, says MICK WHELAN
Saturday 2nd Jul 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
Vote Leave on June 23 you ever want to see Britain’s train service returned to public ownership, say transport unions
Friday 22nd Apr 2016
posted by Will Stone in Britain
Unions demand action after damning report
Tuesday 29th Mar 2016
BRITAIN’S railways could still face a “smash and grab” assets sale, unions warned yesterday after a landmark report ruled out full privatisation of rail infrastructure.
High-speed rail chief Nicola Shaw’s report into the future governance of Network Rail said...
Thursday 17th Mar 2016