5 October 2016
RMT Press Office:
RMT confirms Southern talks and will present fresh proposals tomorrow.
RAIL UNION RMT confirmed today that it will be attending talks with Southern Rail over the guards dispute and will be tabling a set of new proposals that deal with all of the issues and which take full account of the customer services agenda
Mick Cash RMT General Secretary said
"We welcome the fact that the company have responded to the call for further talks and we will meet them tomorrow with no pre conditions and no arbitrary deadlines . RMT will be tabling a fresh set of proposals that address the wide range of issues at the heart of the dispute with the aim of progressing towards a negotiated agreement."