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15 years on from the Ladbroke Grove disaster
RMT General Secretary Mick Cash said ;   “RMT will never allow those responsible to forget that it was the creation of the privatised Railtrack, and the drive to cut corners in the name of profit, that led to the disaster...
Region: National
Tagged with: ladbroke grove, mcnulty,
Major march and rally in Southampton
RMT is shining the spotlight on the full impact of the McNulty proposals which would see as many as 20,000 jobs slashed from the railways leading to more ghost stations with the closure of ticket offices and removal of platform staff....
Region: Wessex
Tagged with: mcnulty, southampton, network rail
RMT to demand end to cuts in meeting with Government
RMT will be part of joint TUC delegation that will meet with Patrick McLoughlin on Monday. RMT Acting General Secretary Mick Cash said; “We will be taking the opportunity at Monday’s meeting to raise a number of key issues which...
Region: National
Tagged with: mcnulty, cuts, patrick mcloughlin,
Doncaster to host day of action against railway cuts
The proposed cuts come in the wake of the McNulty Report, adopted as policy by the government, and represent the biggest threat to the rail industry in 50 years. The Report calls for the break-up of Network Rail, longer franchises, attacking...
Region: North East
Tagged with: doncaster, day of action, mcnulty
RMT anti-rail cuts campaign targets Clapham Junction
Speakers at the public meeting include,   PETER PINKNEY (RMT NATIONAL PRESIDENT)   JOHN MCDONNELL MP (CONVENOR RMT PARLIAMENTARY GROUP)   BOB BARRON (BWTUC)   LEONI COOPER (GLA LABOUR GROUP)   Supporters from the travelling public and other anti-cuts campaigns...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: anti-rail cuts, mcnulty, clapham junction
RMT calls for end of rail infrastructure cuts after floods
"However, RMT will not tolerate a situation where those same crucial rail staff are hailed as heroes today and threatened with the dole queue tomorrow.  "The government must be forced to recognise that the magnificent effort across our railways this...
Region: National
Tagged with: floods, rail staff, rail infrastructure, cuts, mcnulty
RMT Wessex anti-rail cuts campaign targets Portsmouth
As part of the RMT’s ongoing campaign against the attacks on jobs and safety, there will be a Stop McNulty/Action for Rail demonstration next Wednesday 22nd  Jan between 5.30pm-6.30pm at Portsmouth & Southsea Station, followed by a public meeting in,...
Region: Wessex
Tagged with: action for rail, no to mcnulty,