pacer - 3 Items Tagged Within News

RMT exposes the Northern Pacer scandal
The Pacer trains, welding a bus body to a chassis, were introduced as a temporary solution to a rolling stock crisis back in the early eighties but are still grinding their way around the Northern Rail network. They were condemned...
Region: North West
Tagged with: arriva rail north, northern, northern rail, pacer, eversholt, angel trains, porterbrook
"Failing Grayling" strikes again over Pacer trains
Rail union RMT today accused transport secretary Chris Grayling of another significant move in his master plan to turn Britain’s railways into a global laughing stock after it was revealed that a request by a rail museum to add a...
Region: National
Tagged with: Grayling, Pacer
RMT slams “all-out war” on rail in the North
RAIL UNION RMT today slammed the Government for launching and “all-out war” on rail in the North as it emerged that they have dumped a flagship pledge to scrap the hated ‘Pacer’ trains. The revelation comes just a week after...
Region: National
Tagged with: Trans-Pennine Express, Pacer Trains