Defend Jobs, Pay & Conditions - Island Line

Our Ref: BR1/10/1

 

24th May 2022

 

Dear Colleagues,

 

DEFEND JOBS, PAY & CONDITIONS – SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY (ISLAND LINE)

 

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:31

Number of votes cast in the ballot:18

Number of individuals answering “Yes” to the question:10

Number of individuals answering “No” to the question:7

Number of spoiled or otherwise invalid voting papers returned:1

 

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

 

Number of individuals who were entitled to vote in the ballot:31

Number of votes cast in the ballot:18

Number of individuals answering “Yes” to the question:11

Number of individuals answering “No” to the question:7

Number of spoiled or otherwise invalid voting papers returned:0

 

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