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Merseyrail Mitie cleaners strike again
RMT Mitie station and accommodation cleaners on the Merseyrail Contract will be striking and demonstrating again tomorrow - Friday 13th August - in their ongoing campaign in support of pay and workplace justice. ‎ The demonstration, involving the cleaners and their supporters,...
Region: North West
Tagged with: Mitie, Merseyrail, Cleaners, Strike, Protest, Pay Justice
RMT on today’s rail fare increase announcement
RMT polling of rail passengers has revealed that rising rail fares have already forced large numbers to consider using other forms of transport for both leisure and work purposes. A publicly owned and nationally integrated railway, which was not focused...
Region: National
Tagged with: Cut Fares Protest
RMT protest at Parliament tomorrow for "Fair Pay for RFA"
Maritime union RMT will be holding a parliamentary demonstration tomorrow in support of a programme of industrial action involving nearly 700 workers at the Royal Fleet Auxiliary – the Royal Navy supply lifeline – in a fight for pay justice. The...
Region: National
Tagged with: RFA, Protest
RMT taxi driver protests to continue in Birmingham
RMT taxi drivers will be protesting again in Birmingham today and for the foreseeable future after the Council scrapped planned talks aimed at reaching a solution to the long going row over the bulldozing through of policies that would decimate...
Region: Midlands
Tagged with: taxi, birmingham city council, emissions policy, taxi driver, protest,
RMT taxi drivers to protest in Birmingham tomorrow
RMT taxi drivers will be protesting tomorrow outside the Birmingham Council House, Waterloo St, Birmingham B1 1BB, 9.15 - 10am on Wednesday 10th April 2010 Last month Birmingham City Council Licensing bosses withdrew a report to the council’s licensing committee on the clean...
Region: Midlands
Tagged with: taxi, birmingham city council, emissions policy, taxi driver, protest,
Taxi union RMT postpones Birmingham protests tomorrow
Taxi union RMT said today that it welcomes the decision by Birmingham City Council to withdraw their emissions policy proposals impacting on the taxi trade to allow for further consideration and detailed negotiations around the RMT position. As a result...
Region: Midlands
Tagged with: taxi, birmingham city council, emissions policy, taxi driver, protest,
Workers protest at DfT over Brexit ferry Contracts
As workers protest at the Department for Transport today, the Shipping Minister Nusrat Ghani has refused to agree that UK employment legislation such as the national minimum wage or Equality Act which prevents pay discrimination, will apply in relation to...
Region: National
Tagged with: Brexit ferries, Protest, DfT
RMT Northern Rail protest goes ahead Monday
RAIL UNION RMT confirmed that a today that a protest over rail safety and the failing Northern Rail franchise goes ahead on Monday as planned after the DFT confirmed that Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has chickened out of speaking at...
Region: National
Tagged with: Northern, Protest, Grayling
RMT protest over rail safety on Wednesday
RAIL UNION RMT  will be holding a national protest against Driver Only Operation outside Parliament this Wednesday, 25th April, at 11.30 at Old Palace Yard, London, SW1P 3JY (Opposite the Palace of Westminster and in front of the George V statue)....
Region: National
Tagged with: doo, driver only operation, guards, conductors, national protest
National RMT Protest Against Driver Only Operation
RAIL UNION RMT  will be holding a national protest against Driver Only Operation outside Parliament on Weds 25th April at 11.30 at Old Palace Yard, London, SW1P 3JY (Opposite the Palace of Westminster and in front of the George V statue)....
Region: National
Tagged with: doo, driver only operation, guards, conductors, national protest
RMT Protest Against Driver Only Operation
RAIL UNION RMT confirmed today that it will be holding a national protest outside Parliament on Weds 25th April at 11.30 at Old Palace Yard, London, SW1P 3JY (Opposite the Palace of Westminster and in front of the George V statue). ...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: doo, driver only operation, guards, conductors, national protest
RMT TO LOBBY GERMAN EMBASSY OVER GUARDS ON NORTHERN RAIL
RAIL UNION RMT will be holding a lobby outside the German Embassy in London, on the first anniversary of Northern members striking to save the role of the safety critical role of a guard, before handing over a letter to...
Region: National
Tagged with: Northern Protest, German Embassy, Guards
25th anniversary of railway privatisation study
On the 25th anniversary of The Railway Act of 1993 – that led to the privatisation of the railways – and the day before rail season tickets are due to rise in price by 3.6% and fares on average by 3.4% a new...
Region: National
Tagged with: railway privatisation, fare rises, protest
South West Trains Rail Guards' Protest at Waterloo Monday
With First Group/MTR taking over the South West Trains franchise on the 20th August 2017 rail union RMT will be mounting a protest outside the main terminus, Waterloo, on the first full day of the new service, Monday 21st August, calling...
Region: National
Tagged with: South West Trains, Guards, Protest Waterloo
Glasgow protest in support of disabled people’s access
RAIL UNION RMT and Disabled People Against Cuts Glasgow will be protesting on Monday for the rights of disabled people to have a fully accessible and safe rail service. There will be joint protests and leafleting on Monday 8th May...
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: dpac, disabled people against cuts, protest, rail access
RMT TO HOLD PROTEST OVER THREAT TO GUARDS
RAIL UNION RMT will be holding a demonstration outside the Department for Transport Rail Industry Day 2016 this Wednesday-  18 th May- at 08.30am in response to a national threat to train guards and on the day that Southern guards stage...
Region: National
Tagged with: Rail Industry Day, Guards, Protest
RMT welcomes "Transport for All" tube protest this afternoon
Tube union RMT has said that it warmly welcomes a “Transport for All” protest at Oakwood Tube Station at 6pm this evening as the campaigning organisation draws attention to the horrendous impact on people with disabilities from London Underground’s staff...
Region: National
Tagged with: Transport for All, Protest
RMT election protests in the North kick off today
The first of a sequence of a events across the Northern and TPE franchises will kick off this morning at 8am at Carlisle Citadel Station as rail union RMT ratchets up a new phase of campaigning over the threat to...
Region: National
Tagged with: Northern Protest
Tube ticket offices – TfL closure plan protests
Transport for London is pressing ahead with closing all London Underground ticket offices and is doing so without consulting passengers or adequately trialling the impact first. This is in order that closed ticket offices can be leased out to retail...
Region: National
Tagged with: Tube, Ticket Office, Protest
Leeds protest this Friday against Northern and TPE Tender
RMT will hold protests outside a meeting of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority in Wellington Street, Leeds at 10am on Friday March 27 against Northern and Transpennine Express  tender documents which includes the introduction of Driver Only Operation and other dangerous...
Region: National
Tagged with: Northern & Transpennine, Franchise, Protest
RMT protests on last day of East Coast Main Line
The protests, tomorrow Saturday 28th February, will take place as follows: Kings Cross, London – 09.00 – 10.00hrs Edinburgh Waverley – 08.00 – 09.00hrs Doncaster – 09.00 – 10.00hrs · Since 2009, East Coast has returned over £1bn to the Treasury – paying cash...
Region: South East and Anglia
Tagged with: east coast mainline, ecml, day of protest
“KEEP EAST COAST PUBLIC!” PROTEST IN NEWCASTLE ON FRIDAY
FRIDAY 11TH APRIL 2014 – 12 Noon Outside the Banqueting Suite, Centre For Life, Newcastle Despite previous franchise chaos, and total collapse on two occasions, the ConDem government has made it clear that it is determined to push ahead with the re-privatisation...
Region: North East
Tagged with: keep east coast public, newcastle protest
RMT to Hold “Keep East Coast Public!” Protest in Newcastle
FRIDAY 11TH APRIL 2014 – 12 Noon Outside the Banqueting Suite, Centre For Life, Newcastle Despite previous franchise chaos, and total collapse on two occasions, the ConDem government has made it clear that it is determined to push ahead with the re-privatisation...
Region: North East
Tagged with: keep east coast public, east coast, protest, newcastle