RMT launches bust the transport workers pay freeze campaign
SPECIALIST TRANSPORT UNION RMT has launched a campaign today to bust through a Government-led pay freeze that is being imposed on transport staff – the same workers who have kept Britain moving throughout the COVID pandemic at well-documented personal risk....
Stagecoach profits jump 8%
Transport group Stagecoach has reported an eight per cent surge in statutory first-half profits in the same week that rail union RMT begins balloting for industrial action for a fair deal on pay and conditions on the East Coast service...
Rail companies to make minimum of extra £337 million
According to the ORR train companies collected £9.384 billion from fares in 2015-16. This is the most recently available figure.
Only regulated fares will go up by 3.6%, unregulated fares will go up by more, that is why the £337 million is...
RMT on Southern owner Go-Ahead Surge in Profits
Revenues surge to £3.4 billion and statutory profits to £99.8 million.
General Secretary Mick Cash said;
"While Go-Ahead have been driving Britain's biggest rail franchise into total meltdown the cash has been sloshing through the boardroom at obscene levels. This...
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