DEFEND JOBS, PAY AND CONDITIONS - GOVIA THAMESLINK RAILWAY (GATWICK EXPRESS, SOUTHERN, THAMESLINK AND GREAT NORTHERN)

Our Ref: BR2/10/1

 

4th May 2023

 

Dear RMT GTR Member,

 

DEFEND JOBS, PAY AND CONDITIONS - GOVIA THAMESLINK RAILWAY (GATWICK EXPRESS, SOUTHERN, THAMESLINK AND GREAT NORTHERN)

 

I write to advise you that the ballot has now closed and the result is as follows: -

 

Are you prepared to take strike action?

 

Number of individuals who were entitled to vote in the ballot:                2287   

Number of votes cast in the ballot:                                                   1298

Number of individuals answering “Yes” to the question:                        1130

Number of individuals answering “No” to the question:                         159

Number of spoiled or otherwise invalid voting papers returned:                  9

 

Are you prepared to take industrial action short of a strike?

 

Number of individuals who were entitled to vote in the ballot:                2287

Number of votes cast in the ballot:                                                   1298

Number of individuals answering “Yes” to the question:                        1198

Number of individuals answering “No” to the question:                         92

Number of spoiled or otherwise invalid voting papers returned:                 8                

 

The union’s National Executive Committee is currently considering this result and I shall write to you again shortly. 

 

Yours sincerely

Michael Lynch

General Secretary