Britain’s worst railway privateer accused of spouting ‘Alice in Wonderland stuff’
Saturday 22nd Oct 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
PRIVATISATION of the railways has been an unmitigated disaster for the travelling public, staff and taxpayers, plumbing new depths on Southern Railway.
The House of Commons transport select committee has concluded that Govia Thameslink Rail (GTR), which owns Southern, is in default of...
Saturday 15th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
Privateer accused of skipping stops in dash to dump guards
Thursday 13th Oct 2016
New hope as Southern pledge to keep guards
Wednesday 12th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Bungling privateer’s chief executive on ‘independent’ panel
Monday 10th Oct 2016
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
RAIL union RMT will lodge an official complaint with Twitter over the “targeted harassment” of workers by Britain’s worst-performing train company, it confirmed yesterday.
The Southern division of Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) forked out tens of thousands of pounds...
Wednesday 5th Oct 2016
Conductor ultimatum as Southern provokes angry backlash on strikes
Tuesday 4th Oct 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
STEVE ROTHERAM’S election as the Labour Party’s metro mayoral candidate for the Liverpool City Region is a hugely positive development.
Many in the labour movement are unhappy about directly elected mayors and would rather see council leaders accountable to elected...
Thursday 11th Aug 2016
Strike goes ahead after Southern rejects deal
Tuesday 9th Aug 2016
Firm snubs offer to suspend action for jobs
Saturday 6th Aug 2016