19 June 2017
RMT Press Office:
RMT on news this morning that Southern Rail passengers have confirmed a court date in their legal challenge to the DfT over the franchise.
RMT General Secretary Mick Cash said;
"The spotlight is now well and truly back on the basket case Southern Rail franchise and their unconditional support from this minority government regardless of the safety and service consequences.
"RMT's executive will be considering the next steps in the guards' and drivers' safety disputes this week."