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RMT warns of more disputes on Transpennine Express
Ahead of further strike action this weekend by conductors on Transpennine Express services, RMT warned today that the interests of passengers are being sacrificed by a government that is hard-wiring profiteering and attacks on staff into its revamped privatisation model...
Region: National
Tagged with: TransPennine Express, TPE, First Group, Conductors, Industrial Action
RMT on COVID and industrial disruption to rail services
"Travel disruption over the break could have been avoided if the rail companies we are involved in disputes with valued their staff and took their genuine grievances seriously. Any impact on services is down to private greed overriding the workforce...
Region: National
Tagged with: Covid-19, Industrial Action, Travel Disruption,
RMT suspends Stagecoach South West strike action tomorrow
Bus union RMT has confirmed that all strike action on Stagecoach South West tomorrow has been suspended to allow members to have their say on a revised offer received from the company in last ditch talks today.
Region: South Wales and West; South West
Tagged with: Stagecoach, Industrial Action, South West
RMT warns of sustained national industrial action
RMT general secretary Mick Lynch today warned of sustained industrial action across regional and national transport network as news of a half billion pay out to shareholders of rail and bus giant FirstGroup emerges. FirstGroup is the parent company of...
Region: National
Tagged with: First Group, SWR, South Western Railway, Covid-19, Industrial Action
RMT announces industrial action on Stagecoach East Midlands in national pay fight
Members at the Mansfield and Worksop depots will be taking the following action after a massive yes vote which reflects the anger of this particular group of key transport workers; ‎N‎ot to undertake overtime and not to undertake rest day...
Region: National
Tagged with: Stagecoach, East Midlands, Industrial Action
RMT to begin balloting for action at Wightlink
WIGHTLINK UNION RMT confirmed today that it has begun balloting over 400 ferry workers for both strike action and action short of a strike after negotiations failed to produce an offer on pensions and terms and conditions that meets the very...
Region: Wessex
Tagged with: Wightlink, Pensions, Industrial Action, Strike, Ferry,
RMT pledges co-ordinated campaign to defend pay
TRANSPORT UNION RMT said today that it will mount a co-ordinated campaign to defend wages and to protect the low paid as it was reported that the Government is planning to renege on commitments on the living wage. General Secretary...
Region: National
Tagged with: Living Wage, Covid-19, Transport, Rail, Industrial Action, TUC
RMT suspends action on Victoria Line after major breakthrough in talks
RMT General Secretary Mick Cash said; “I want to thank and congratulate our members on the Victoria Line service control who delivered a magnificent unanimous vote for action which has been instrumental in forcing management to take our issues seriously....
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: London Underground, Tube, Victoria Line, Industrial Action
RMT members to strike on Caledonian Sleeper
The action has been sparked after SERCO Caledonian Sleeper continued to provide insufficient berths for rest periods and the company's inability to address the fatigue experienced by RMT members as a result. RMT says that safety on the railway is...
Region: National
Tagged with: Caledonian Sleeper, SERCO, Industrial Action, Strike,
RMT begins ballot on Heathrow Express
RAIL UNION RMT said today that it has begun a ballot of members on Heathrow Express for industrial action after workers who are currently furloughed due to the Covid-19 crisis were threatened with unemployment by the company. The threat to...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: Covid-19, Heathrow Express, Industrial Action, Ballot, Redundancies
RMT industrial action on Cross Country Trains goes ahead
In light of the continuing failure of the company to move forwards, RMT has decided to call further industrial action short of a strike and has instructed members:- • Not to Work any Rest Days or Non-Contractual Overtime from 23.59 Hours...
Region: National
Tagged with: cross country, xc, industrial action
RMT suspends action on Cross Country
This will allow us time to consult with our company council representatives on the new set of proposals tabled today. ENDS
Region: National
Tagged with: cross country, xc, industrial action
RMT calls further industrial action on Cross Country
Accordingly, RMT has decided to call further industrial action short of a strike and has instructed members:- • Not to Work any Rest Days or Non-Contractual Overtime from 23.59 Hours on Thursday 26th September 2019 until 23.59 Hours on Tuesday 1st October 2019. •...
Region: National
Tagged with: cross country, xc, industrial action
RMT demands urgent action on Tube track noise
TUBE UNION RMT today demanded urgent action over tube track noise as drivers voted by more than 95% in favour of industrial action in a ballot covering the Jubilee, Central, Northern and Victoria Lines. RMT has been campaigning on the issue...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: london underground, tube, drivers, excessive noise, industrial action
Industrial action on Bluestar Buses suspended
This is because an improved pay offer has been made, therefore the union is suspending the upcoming industrial action so that the affected members can be canvassed for their opinion on whether to accept it or not. The National Executive...
Region: Wessex
Tagged with: bluestar buses, go south buses, industrial action
RMT announces seven days of action on Bluestar Buses
Having considered the matter and noting members’ rejection of the revised pay offer the National Executive Committee has taken the decision to call further industrial action short of a strike. Therefore, members are instructed not to work any overtime over...
Region: Wessex
Tagged with: bluestar buses, go south buses, industrial action
RMT industrial action goes ahead on Cross Country tonight
RMT members working for Cross Country have been instructed not to work any rest-days or non-contractual overtime from 23:59 Hours on Thursday 1 August 2019 until 23:59 Hours on Tuesday 6th August 2019. RMT has made every effort to resolve the issue but has been...
Region: National
Tagged with: cross country, xc, industrial action
43rd day of strike action goes ahead on Northern tomorrow
RAIL UNION RMT said today that a 43rd day of strike action on Northern Rail goes ahead as planned tomorrow in defence of rail safety and the role of the guard as the company whacked up fares this week and...
Region: National
Tagged with: Arriva Rail North, Industrial Action
Piccadilly Line tube drivers to strike again
TUBE UNION RMT confirmed today that driver members on the Piccadilly Line will strike again next month in a long-running dispute over the breakdown of industrial relations following the latest phase of action last month which shut the line down...
Region: National
Tagged with: Piccadilly Line, Underground, Industrial Action
RMT confirms industrial action on South Western Railway
RAIL UNION RMT today confirmed a ban on overtime and rest day working by Commercial Guards at Bournemouth and Weymouth depots in response to the victimisation of members during the recent industrial action by guards in defence of rail safety....
Region: Wessex
Tagged with: south western railway, swr, guards, overtime ban, industrial action
Strike action suspended on South Western Railway
Mick Cash RMT General Secretary said: “The union welcomes the fact that SWR has agreed to our offer of ACAS talks in the current safety dispute over the threat to guards and the extension of driver only operation. “As a...
Region: South Wales and West; South West
Tagged with: south western railway, swr, industrial action, guards, conductors, doo, dco, driver only operation
RMT suspends strike action on Docklands Light Railway
RAIL UNION RMT has confirmed that scheduled strike action on Keolis Amey Docklands, due to start tomorrow and stretch across the weekend, has been suspended after significant progress has been made in talks with the company hosted by ACAS. The...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis amey docklands, acas, industrial action
RMT welcomes disabled campaigners' action
RAIL UNION RMT today welcomed a series of action’s taking place in London next week – Wednesday 18th April – in support of the campaign to keep guards on South Western Railway trains.   Campaigners from the “Save Access at...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: south western railway, swr, industrial action, guards, conductors, doo, dco, driver only operation
DLR Strike Action
DLR union RMT confirmed today that it has served notice on Keolis Amey Docklands for the next phase of strike action in a dispute over outsourcing, abuse of procedures and workplace justice.   All KAD members have been instructed not...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, kad, keolis amey docklands, strike, industrial action
RMT confirms industrial action on South Western Railway
RAIL UNION RMT said today that a further phase of industrial action involving members on South Western Railway will go ahead over Easter in the dispute over safety, the role of the guard and the rolling out of Driver Only...
Region: South Wales and West; South West
Tagged with: south western railway, swr, industrial action, guards, conductors, doo, dco, driver only operation
RMT at ACAS today as industrial action looms on DLR
RAIL UNION RMT today confirmed that it will be attending ACAS talks today with Keolis Amey Docklands as industrial action looms on Docklands Light Railway.   The union has confirmed the following dates for action on KAD/DLR.   • 04:00 hours...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, keolis amey docklands, acas, industrial action
RMT confirms industrial action on DLR
Following a magnificent ballot result returned by RMT members this week the union’s National Executive Committee has considered the matter and taken the decision to call on all staff to take strike action by not booking on for any shifts...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, docklands light railway, kad, keolis amey docklands, industrial action
Arriva Cross Country industrial action suspended
RAIL UNION RMT confirmed today that all industrial action in the long running dispute with Arriva Cross Country over rostering has been suspended following significant progress in talks with the company. RMT General Secretary Mick Cash said: “The union is...
Region: National
Tagged with: arriva cross country, industrial action, rostering
RMT members on Orkney Ferries to take industrial action
The union’s National Executive Committee has instructed all RMT members at Orkney Ferries to take part in the following industrial action:- From 00.01 hours on Wednesday 3 rd January 2018 members are instructed to:-  Not work any call-back. Not work any overtime. Work...
Region: National
Tagged with: orkney, industrial action
RMT VIRGIN WEST COAST STRIKE FOR EQUALITY AND JUSTICE
General Secretary Mick Cash said; "Our members the length and breadth of the Virgin West Coast operation are standing solid and determined this morning in their fight for workplace equality and justice. "Virgin is a wealthy outfit and there is...
Region: National
Tagged with: virgin west coast, industrial action
RMT warns of danger to passengers from strike breaking plans
RAIL UNION RMT has today issued a warning that rail operator’s strike breaking plans this week will put passengers at serious risk. RMT is aware that rail companies are training up rail staff who have previously had no rail operational...
Region: National
Tagged with: doo, dco, driver only operation, guards, conductors, strikes, industrial action, greater anglia, southern, southern rail, gtr, abellio, swr, south western railway, northern, northern rail, arriva, merseyrail,
Action in Piccadilly Line/Tube Lines workshop dispute
Tube union RMT today confirmed action by staff in the Piccadilly Line workshops at Northfields and Cockfosters Depots in a dispute over an attempt by Tube Lines to create a two-tier workforce by driving a coach and horses through current...
Region: National
Tagged with: Piccadilly Line, Underground, Industrial Action, Tube Lines
Tube fleet maintenance action begins today
RMT London Underground Fleet members will begin a campaign of  industrial action from today following numerous unresolved breaches of agreed machineries and agreements by LU management.   RMT’s executive has instructed all Fleet Grades members to undertake the following industrial...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: london underground, lul, tube, fleet maintenance, industrial action
Tube fleet maintenance to take industrial action
TUBE UNION RMT confirmed today that London Underground Fleet members will be taking industrial action from next Tuesday following numerous unresolved breaches of agreed machineries and agreements by LU management. In a recent ballot 67% of members voted for strike action...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: london underground, lul, tube, maintenance, industrial action
Taxpayer to pay hundreds of millions for DOO
Employers to profit by over £1 billion documents reveal RAIL UNION RMT claimed today that it is scandalous that the government is inserting clauses in new franchise agreements that will allow employers to claim back revenue lost for industrial action...
Region: National
Tagged with: driver only operation, doo, rssb, industrial action, dft
RMT CONFIRMS STRIKES ON VIRGIN EAST COAST AFTER 84% VOTE FOR
RAIL UNION RMT today confirmed a programme of strike action on Virgin Trains East Coast over a threat to jobs, working conditions and safety after an 84% strike vote was announced earlier this week. The union has instructed members at Virgin...
Region: National
Tagged with: virgin east coast, industrial action
Scotrail sabotage strike talks planned for today
Talks had been planned for today through ACAS but the company have notified the union that they will not be attending - sabotaging and collapsing the normal process in disputes and confirming that they have no intention of resolving the dispute....
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: scotrail, doo, driver only operation, guards, conductors, industrial action
RMT confirms driver strike ballot on Piccadilly Line
TUBE UNION RMT confirmed today that it is to ballot nearly 400 train operators across the Piccadilly Line for both strike action and action short of a strike over a comprehensive breakdown in industrial relations combining a range of issues. The...
Region: National
Tagged with: Piccadilly Line, Underground, Industrial Action
RMT pledges support for junior doctors’ industrial action
RMT General Secretary Mick Cash said:   “RMT stands in full support of our junior doctors as they prepare to take industrial action in defence of the basic principle of decent working conditions for NHS staff who work round the...
Region: National
Tagged with: nhs, junior doctors, industrial action
Rates of Pay & Conditions of Service 2015
Our Ref: BR2/0001/ATW 23 December 2015 Dear colleague Rates of Pay & Conditions of Service 2015 – Arriva Trains Wales (Drivers) Further to my earlier letter to you on the above matter, I would like to congratulate you and your colleagues for once...
Region: South Wales and West; South West
Tagged with: atw, arriva trains wales, drivers, industrial action
Dismissal - T Rayner – Signaller – Network Rail
Our Ref BR5/4/1 18th August 2015 To All RMT Signalling Members at Thames Valley Signalling Centre and Swindon A INDUSTRIAL ACTION CALLED FOR 23RD AUGUST 2015 SUSPENDED ALL MEMBERS INSTRUCTED TO WORK NORMALLY Dear Colleagues, Dismissal - T Rayner – Signaller – Network...
Region: National
Tagged with: network rail, industrial action
Industrial Action – London Underground
Our Ref: LUL/0001 12th August 2015 Dear Colleague, Industrial Action – London Underground Ever since the start of the overtime ban (21:30 hours on Thursday 9th July), we have warned London Underground management that it will have a drastic impact on their...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: london underground, lul, industrial action
INTERCITY EXPRESS PROGRAMME (IEP)
Our Ref: HC/14/2 3rd August 2015 Dear Colleague INTERCITY EXPRESS PROGRAMME (IEP) RMT calls additional strike action and industrial action short of strike Following the 48 hours strike action solidly supported by our members over the threat to jobs, services and safety...
Region: South Wales and West; South West
Tagged with: first great western, fgw, iep, strike, industrial action
RMT names new strike dates on First Great Western
The action is as follows: All Grades (Excluding Fleet Maintenance Members) All members excluding Fleet Maintenance grades will be instructed not to book on for any shifts that commence between:- •    00.01 hours and 23.59 hours on Sunday 23rd August 2015 •  ...
Region: South Wales and West; South West
Tagged with: first great western, fgw, iep, strike, industrial action
RMT SUSPENDS SOUTHERN ENGINEERS STRIKE ACTION
RAIL UNION RMT today confirmed that strike action by fleet engineers on Southern Rail due to start this weekend has been suspended after a breakthrough in last minute talks with the company this morning.   Agreement has been reached on...
Region: National
Tagged with: Southern, Industrial Action
Industrial Action at Royal Fleet Auxiliary
•    No cargo was unloaded by RMT members on-board Fort Austin and Gold Rover •    Social functions on-board RFA Argus have been cancelled as members refused to serve and prepare food for a high profile visit •    Fire exercises are...
Region: National
Tagged with: rfa, royal fleet auxiliary, industrial action,
RMT confirms strike action on First Great Western
Following the massive vote for action earlier today rail union RMT has confirmed that members across First Great Western will take 48 hours of strike action by not booking on for any shifts between 18.30 hours on 8th July 2015 and 18.29 hours on...
Region: South Wales and West; South West
Tagged with: fgw, first great western industrial action
RMT confirms industrial action dates on London Underground
RMT confirmed today that members will be taking the following industrial action on London Underground following ballots over pay, night running, safety and casualisation: Not to book on for any shifts between 18.30 hours on 8th July 2015 and 18.29 hours on 9th...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: london underground, lul, every job matters, industrial action, night running
RMT sends out a message to the public over CalMac dispute
"INDUSTRIAL action on CalMac ferries began a minute after midnight when an overtime ban commenced and will be followed by 24 hours of strike action on Friday. Let me be clear from the outset: our dispute is not with the users...
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: cal mac, caledonian macbrayne, strike, industrial action
RMT confirms Calmac industrial action going ahead
CalMac union RMT has confirmed a schedule of industrial action in a fight to defend jobs, conditions and pensions will go ahead from Wednesday as talks failed to make significant progress today. An overtime ban begins  at 00.01 HRS Wednesday with...
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: cal mac, caledonian macbrayne, industrial action
TRADE DISPUTE WITH CALEDONIAN MACBRAYNE
Our Ref: SH/15/4 17th June 2015 Dear Colleague, TRADE DISPUTE WITH CALEDONIAN MACBRAYNE Firstly, you and your colleagues are congratulated for returning a massive vote in favour of taking industrial action to make sure that your job security, conditions of service...
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: calmac, caledonian macbrayne, industrial action
RMT confirms Calmac industrial action
RMT members have voted by well over 90% for action in a ballot that covers both strikes and action short of strikes. The action confirmed today is as follows: Members will be instructed to take strike action as follows:-   •  ...
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: caledonian macbrayne, calmac, industrial action
RMT issues new warning of threat to jobs at CalMac
CalMac union RMT issued a renewed call for cast iron assurances on jobs, conditions and pensions as former Labour minister Brian Wilson warned this weekend that the‎ Clyde and Hebrides  service is being set up for  takeover by the profiteering...
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: caledonian macbrayne, calmac, industrial action
Lorne Stewart staff on Merseyrail to strike
RMT CLEANERS and maintenance staff working on Merseyrail stations for contractor Lorne Stewart are to strike on Friday (June 12) in support of two long-standing colleagues and union activists sacked on trumped-up charges.   The two, with some 70 years’ service between...
Region: North West
Tagged with: merseyrail, lorne stewart, cleaners, maintenance, industrial action
RMT members vote for action at CalMac
Members voted 92% for strike action and 98% for action short of a strike on a 60% turnout. 55% of the total number eligible to vote voted yes for strike action and 58% of total eligible voted yes for action short of a strike. The...
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: calmac, caledonian macbrayne, industrial action
After Extensive ACAS Talks RMT Suspends Network Rail Action
General Secretary Mick Cash said: “Following extensive ACAS talks throughout the weekend RMT has now received a revised offer that enables us to suspend the planned industrial action while we consult in full on the details of the revised package...
Region: National
Tagged with: network rail, industrial action
RATES OF PAY & CONDITIONS OF SERVICE 2015
Our Ref: DLR/0001/I(KAD) 1st June 2015 Dear Colleague, RATES OF PAY & CONDITIONS OF SERVICE 2015 INTERSERVE (KEOLIS AMEY DOCKLANDS CONTRACT) Further to my previous correspondence, members are congratulated on their solidarity and determination during the strike action which took place between...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, interserve, keolis, amey, industrial action
Rates of Pay and Conditions of Service 2015 – Network Rail
Dear Colleague, RATES OF PAY AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE 2015 – NETWORK RAIL ALL INDUSTRIAL ACTION SUSPENDED Following intensive discussions under the auspices of ACAS over the weekend a new offer has been put to the unions. Pay For 2015 a 2% increase...
Region: National
Tagged with: network rail, industrial action
RMT confirms strike dates on Trans Pennine Express
RMT had identified a perfectly valid vacancy that the member could have been redeployed to but despite a strenuous effort to reach a solution from the trade union side those efforts were thrown back in our faces by a management...
Region: National
Tagged with: transpennine express, tpe, industrial action, strike
RATES OF PAY AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE 2015
Our Ref BR6/0001 29th May 2015 Dear Colleagues RATES OF PAY AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE 2015 – NETWORK RAIL Yesterday the union called Network Rail members to take industrial action over the next two weeks and we have received a number of...
Region: National
Tagged with: network rail, industrial action
Network Rail Dispute: RMT message to members
Discussions have commenced and our full team will be in London on Saturday morning to take the negotiations forward. RMT is fully committed to achieving a negotiated settlement and and will be available in London for discussions for the whole...
Region: National
Tagged with: network rail, industrial action
INDUSTRIAL ACTION CALLED!
Our Ref BR6/0001 28 th May 2015   Dear Colleagues,   INDUSTRIAL ACTION CALLED!   RATES OF PAY AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE 2015 – NETWORK RAIL   A meeting was held today with your Area Council reps and the union’s Executive to discuss...
Region: National
Tagged with: network rail, industrial action
RMT confirms new strike dates in Network Rail dispute
The RMT executive decision is: We note that a meeting with our Area Council Representatives has been held and as part of a rolling campaign we instruct our members to take Industrial action as follows: •    Not to book on...
Region: National
Tagged with: network rail, industrial action
Overwhelming vote for industrial action on Network Rail pay
The largest rail union, RMT, today confirmed that members have voted YES by massive majorities in a ballot of Network Rail members for both strike action and action short of a strike in the current dispute over pay.  NR members...
Region: National
Tagged with: Network Rail Pay, Industrial Action
Massive Vote for Industrial Action at Royal Fleet Auxiliary
The background to the current dispute is rooted in the managements attempt to bulldoze through major changes that would hit staff across the board. Following lengthy discussions between RMT and the Royal Fleet Auxiliary – the supply arm of the...
Region: National
Tagged with: royal fleet auxiliary, rfa, industrial action
Dismissal – A. Mcguigan – Train Operator – Morden LU
Our Ref: LUL/4/1   28 th November 2014   Dear Colleagues,   DISMISSAL – A. MCGUIGAN – TRAIN OPERATOR – MORDEN LONDON UNDERGROUND   Since the announcement that members would be taking strike action on Monday, the Company agreed to talks at...
Region: National
Tagged with: LU, Dismissal, Industrial Action
BREAKDOWN IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, CONDUCTORS N WALES
Our Ref: BR2/14/2   27 th November 2014   Dear Colleague   BREAKDOWN IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, CONDUCTORS NORTH WALES ARRIVA TRAINS WALES   AND NOW THE TRUTH   You will have received a missive from Gareth Thomas, HR Director, Arriva Trains Wales...
Region: National
Tagged with: Arriva Trains Wales, Industrial Action
Breakdown in Industrial Relations, Conductors, N. Wales ATW
Our Ref: BR2/14/2 16th October 2014 Dear Colleague BREAKDOWN IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, CONDUCTORS, NORTH WALES ARRIVA TRAINS WALES RMT CALLS STRIKE ACTION AND ACTION SHORT OF A STRIKE Further to my previous correspondence with regards to the above matter, I can...
Region: North West
Tagged with: arriva trains wales, atw, industrial action, conductors
RE-ORGANISATION AND REDUNDANCIES – HEATHROW EXPRESS
Our Ref: BR2/15/4 25th July 2014 Dear Colleagues IMPORTANT INFORMATION: INDUSTRIAL ACTION TO BE SUSPENDED RE-ORGANISATION AND REDUNDANCIES – HEATHROW EXPRESS   Further to previous correspondence on the above matter, I can report I have received an offer from management to...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: heathrow express, hex, industrial action suspended
Rail Gourmet (EMT Contract) - Industrial Action Suspended
Our Ref: HC/14/2 30th May 2014 IMPORTANT INFORMATION ALL INDUSTRIAL ACTION SUSPENDED Dear Colleague BREAKDOWN IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS – RAIL GOURMET (EAST MIDLANDS TRAINS CONTRACT) Further to my previous correspondence with regards to the industrial action commencing between 06.00 hours on Saturday...
Region: Midlands
Tagged with: rail gourmet, east midlands trains, emt, industrial action suspended
INDUSTRIAL ACTION SUSPENDED
INDUSTRIAL ACTION SUSPENDED   BREAKDOWN IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS – POWER CONTROL OPERATORS – LONDON UNDERGROUND I write to advise you that following further negotiations with the company at ACAS, your Executive Committee has decided to suspend all industrial action that...
Region: National
Tagged with: Industrial Action, Power Control, London Underground
RMT CALLS INDUSTRIAL ACTION - DB REGIO (TYNE & WEAR METRO)
Dear Colleague   DISMISSAL, M. PRINGLE – DB REGIO (TYNE & WEAR METRO) RMT CALLS INDUSTRIAL ACTION   Further to my letter dated the 15 th May 2014 with regards to the above matter, first and foremost let me congratulate all of...
Region: National
Tagged with: Industrial Action, DB Regio
RMT hits back at Boris Johnson threat
“From Boris Johnson’s wholesale assault on the trade unions this morning it is crystal clear that he has sought to engineer and provoke a dispute on London Underground, by bulldozing through his cuts and closures programme, in order to use...
Region: National
Tagged with: every Job Matters, London Underground, Industrial Action, lu, tube
Every Job Matters – Defending Jobs on London Underground
Dear Colleague,   EVERY JOB MATTERS – DEFENDING JOBS ON LONDON UNDERGROUND   STRIKE ACTION ON   I am writing to tell you that despite your negotiators putting forward a series of proposals in last ditched talks at ACAS today,...
Region: National
Tagged with: Every Job Matters, London Underground, Industrial Action
RMT declares new tube strike dates
TUBE UNION RMT today confirmed five days of all-out strike action across London Underground as long-running talks hosted by ACAS, aimed at settling the dispute over cuts to jobs, ticket offices and safety, were wrecked by a combination of management...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: every Job Matters, London Underground, Industrial Action, lu, tube
TFL PAY FOR PERFORMANCE – DEFEND YOUR PENSIONABLE PAY
To All Transport for London Employees Our Ref: TFL/0001 17th April 2014 Dear Colleagues PAY FOR PERFORMANCE – DEFEND YOUR PENSIONABLE PAY GENERAL GRADES COMMITTEE CALLS FOR FURTHER INDUSTRIAL ACTION Further to previous correspondence on the above matter, I can report...
Region: National
Tagged with: TFL, Pension Fund, Industrial Action
EVERY JOB MATTERS – DEFENDING JOBS ON LONDON UNDERGROUND
EVERY JOB MATTERS – DEFENDING JOBS ON LONDON UNDERGROUND   GENERAL GRADES COMMITTEE CALLS FURTHER INDUSTRIAL ACTION   This General Grades Committee has considered a report from the Lead Officer and is disgusted at the outcome of the talks at...
Region: National
Tagged with: Every Job Matters, London Underground, Industrial Action
Northern Rail - Industrial Action Suspended
IMPORTANT INFORMATION ALL INDUSTRIAL ACTION SUSPENDED Our ref: BR2/2/2 10TH April 2014 Dear Colleague RE-GRADING, MAINTENANCE DEPOT DRIVERS, HEATON & NEVILLE HILL TRAINCARE DEPOTS – NORTHERN RAIL Further to my letter dated the 3rd April 2014 with regards to the above matter...
Region: North East
Tagged with: northern rail, heaton, neville hill, industrial action
Key Northern Rail staff to strike again
Despite a rock-solid 48 hour strike in February, management continue to refuse to take serious steps to satisfactorily resolve this matter and as a result all Maintenance Depot Driver members at Heaton and Neville Hill Traincare Depots have been instructed  by...
Region: National
Tagged with: northern rail, heaton, neville hill, maintenance depot drivers, industrial action
RMT BEGINS BALLOTING FOR INDUSTRIAL ACTION ON FGW
The issues are: •    A Draconian dismissals and disciplinary procedure •    Agency & contract working •    Zero hour contracts RMT is extremely concerned over the company’s harsh dismissals and disciplinary procedures which have led to the unjust dismissal of two...
Region: South Wales and West; South West
Tagged with: first great western, fgw, industrial action
Use of Finger Printing to Book On – ISS (LUL Contract)
Our Ref: LUL/14/2 28 th February 2014 TO ALL RMT MEMBERS AT ISS LONDON UNDERGROUND   Dear Colleagues,   USE OF FINGER PRINTING TO BOOK ON – ISS (LUL CONTRACT)   I wrote to you last week concerning our dispute with ISS...
Region: National
Tagged with: Fingerprinting, Finger-printing, Industrial Action
Industrial Action Suspended ISS Siemens Ldn Midland Contract
Our Ref: BR1/0001/ISS(SLM) 12th February 2014 Dear Colleague, Rates of Pay & Conditions of Service 2013 – ISS (Siemens London Midland Contract) INDUSTRIAL ACTION HAS BEEN SUSPENDED WORK AS NORMAL ON THURSDAY 13TH FEBRUARY, FRIDAY 14TH FEBRUARY AND SATURDAY 15TH FEBRUARY 2014 Further...
Region: Midlands
Tagged with: siemens, london midland, industrial action
DLR Strike Action Called Off
RMT General Secretary Bob Crow said   “Following the receipt of improved offers on pay and across range of other issues, RMT’s executive has now been able to consider the details of the proposals from Serco and Carlisle and as...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: dlr, carlisle, serco, industrial action
RMT confirms action on Docklands Light Railway
 Serco Docklands members are instructed NOT TO BOOK ON for any shifts that commence between:-   04:30 hours on Wednesday 29th January 2014 until 04:29 hours on Friday 31st January 2014.   12:00 hours on Tuesday 4th February 2014 until 11:59 hours on Thursday 6th February 2014.  ...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: serco, docklands light railway, dlr, tfl, industrial action