INTRODUCTION OF NEW DOO ROUTES – SOUTHERN (GTR)

Our Ref: BR2/0146

4th January 2017

STRIKE ACTION DATES CHANGED

Dear Colleague,

INTRODUCTION OF NEW DOO ROUTES – SOUTHERN (GTR)

Further to my previous correspondence dated the 29th November 2016, firstly, I would like to congratulate you and your colleagues for the support you have shown during this dispute. Please be advised that the National Executive Committee has considered this matter further and after some consideration has decided to change the dates for industrial action.

ACTION CANCELLED

The Strike Action called between the following times and dates is now cancelled.

•    0001 hours and 2359 hours on Monday 9th January 2017.
•    0001 hours and 2359 hours on Thursday 12th January 2017.
•    0001 hours and 2359 hours on Saturday 14th January 2017.

Members should work as normal on these dates.

ACTION STILL ON

However, please be advised that the other dates in the previous instruction are still in place and you and your colleagues are still instructed to take strike action by not booking on for any shifts that commence between:-

•    0001 hours on Tuesday 10th January 2017 until 2359 hours  on Wednesday 11th January 2017.
•    0001 hours and 2359 hours on Friday 13th January 2017.

I urge you to continue your outstanding support and solidarity and to stand shoulder to shoulder with your colleagues during this industrial action. Once again I would like to thank you and your colleagues for their tremendous support for each other during this difficult time.

NO TO DOO
UNITY IS STRENGTH
SUPPORT THE ACTION

Yours sincerely
 
Mick Cash
General Secretary