CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR LEAVE & PAYMENT ARRANGEMENTS 2019/2020 – LONDON NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY

To All London North Eastern Railway Members

 

Our Ref: BR2/7/2

 

15th November 2019

 

 

Dear Colleague

 

CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR LEAVE & PAYMENT ARRANGEMENTS 2019/2020 – LONDON NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY

 

I write with regards to the above matter and to inform you that the RMT has received a copy of LNER Christmas and New Year leave and pay arrangements, which are as follows:

 

Bank & Public Holiday Arrangements Christmas & New Year 2019/2020

 

Wednesday 25th December 2019

Christmas Day

Thursday 26th December 2019

Boxing Day

Friday 27th December 2019

Additional rostered bank holiday day’s leave (non restructured employees – England only)

Saturday 28th December 2019

Normal day

Sunday 29th December 2019

Normal day

Monday 30th December 2019

Normal day

Tuesday 31st December 2019

Normal day

Wednesday 1st January 2020

New Year’s Day

Thursday 2nd January 2020

Public holiday (Scotland only)

 

Pay Dates and Amended Deadlines

 

The weekly and 4 weekly pay day for period ending 21st December 2019 is 27th December 2019 and therefore all timesheets, rosters and crew plan information will need to be received by the payroll team by 10am on Friday 20th December 2019, to allow for processing.

 

**amendments for the 20th and 21st should be sent to payroll and will be paid over in the following pay period on 24th January 2020**

 

The weekly paid employees will also be paid as normal on 3rd January 2020. To ensure we can meet the deadline please could you ensure that all timesheets, rosters and crew plan information is received in payroll for week ending 28th December 2019 on Sunday 29th December 2019 by 10am at the latest to ensure that payments can be made on time.

 

 

 

 

Payment Arrangements

 

Restructured employees

 

Date

England

Scotland

Wednesday 25th December 2019

Double time

Double time

Thursday 26th December 2019 (Drivers)

Double time

Double time

Thursday 26th December 2019 (Drivers excepted)

Basic time

Basic time

Friday 27th December 2019

 

 

Saturday 28th December 2019

 

 

Sunday 29th December 2019

Normal payment arrangements apply

 

Monday 30th December 2019

 

 

Tuesday 31st December 2019

 

 

Wednesday 1st January 2020 (Drivers)

Basic time

Basic time

Wednesday 1st January 2020 (Drivers excepted)

Basic time

Basic time

Thursday 2nd January 2020

Normal payment arrangements apply

 

       

 

Restructured employees not required to work during this period will be regarded as taking leave at basic time on a rostered day.

 

Non Restructured Employees (Clerical staff)

 

Date

England

Scotland

Wednesday 25th December 2019

Double time + Lieu day

Time + ¾ + Lieu day

Thursday 26th December 2019

Double time + Lieu day

Basic time + Lieu day

Friday 27th December 2019

Basic time + Lieu day

Basic time

Saturday 28th December 2019

Normal Saturday payment arrangements

 

Sunday 29th December 2019

Normal Sunday payment arrangements

 

Monday 30th December 2019

Normal payment arrangements

 

Tuesday 31st December 2019

Normal payment arrangements

 

Wednesday 1st January 2020

Time + ½ + Lieu day

Double time + Lieu day

Thursday 2nd January 2020

Basic time

Double time + Lieu day

       

 

*designated as the additional rostered bank holiday for non restructured employees (England only)

 

Other Employees (Admin, Managers, Customer Solutions)

 

No additional bank holiday enhancements applicable.

 

The matter has been subject to recent consideration by the union’s National Executive Committee who has noted the proposals.

 

Best wishes.

 

Mick Cash

General Secretary