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London tube station staff to go on strike
London tube station staff to go on strike

London tube station staff to go on strike

The RMT union has called a tube strike for two weeks time, and says that some 4,000 station staff will walk out.

May
23
Tube strike announced for the London Underground
Tube strike announced for the London Underground

Tube strike announced for the London Underground

The RMT union has announced a tube strike for two dates at the beginning of next month in a dispute over jobs and pensions.

Feb
04
Strike threat over job cuts on the London Underground
Strike threat over job cuts on the London Underground

Strike threat over job cuts on the London Underground

The RMT union is planning a strike ballot next week following news that TfL plans to cut up to 600 jobs in the customer service side of the London Underground.

Dec
08
2021
London Underground warns tube strikes starting this Friday
London Underground warns tube strikes starting this Friday

London Underground warns tube strikes starting this Friday

Unless called off at the last minute, the RMT union will start a series of tube strikes on the London Underground in the run-up to Christmas, in a dispute over changes to driver duties for the Night Tube.

Nov
22
2021
London Underground to be hit by strike action
London Underground to be hit by strike action

London Underground to be hit by strike action

The RMT union has called strike action that will affect the resumption of the Night Tube which is due to start in a couple of weeks time.

Nov
11
2021
RMT warns of strike action over driverless tube trains
RMT warns of strike action over driverless tube trains

RMT warns of strike action over driverless tube trains

The RMT union has warned that it may take action if the government presses ahead with plans for driverless trains on the London Underground.

Sep
29
2021
More strikes on South Western Railway (SWR) announced
More strikes on South Western Railway (SWR) announced

More strikes on South Western Railway (SWR) announced

The rail union, the RMT has announced that it is holding more strikes on SWR over a long running dispute about the withdrawal of guards on trains.

Feb
27
2020
Tube strike from this Friday on the Bakerloo line
Tube strike from this Friday on the Bakerloo line

Tube strike from this Friday on the Bakerloo line

There will be a tube strike on the Bakerloo line that's likely to seriously affect the line from Friday though to the end of next Monday.

Feb
18
2020
Tube strike on the Bakerloo line announced
Tube strike on the Bakerloo line announced

Tube strike on the Bakerloo line announced

The RMT has announced that it is holding two days of strikes in a couple of weeks time, over what it says are unworkable timetable changes.

Feb
07
2020
A month of strikes on South Western Railway
A month of strikes on South Western Railway

A month of strikes on South Western Railway

The rail union, the RMT has announced 27 days of strikes will take place in December on South Western Railway (SWR) in a long running dispute over driver only operated trains.

Nov
06
2019
Tube strike announced for Central and Victoria lines
Tube strike announced for Central and Victoria lines

Tube strike announced for Central and Victoria lines

The rail union the RMT has announced that its members on two London Underground lines will be on strike at the end of the month.

Aug
15
2019
London Underground staff to be balloted for strike over pay
London Underground staff to be balloted for strike over pay

London Underground staff to be balloted for strike over pay

Members of the RMT union are to be balloted for possible strike action over pay, in a move that could see as many as 10,000 staff go on strike.

Apr
05
2019
Red vests for London Underground staff
Red vests for London Underground staff

Red vests for London Underground staff

London Underground staff are being issued with new red vests to be worn in stations from next week, so that they are more visible to passengers.

Feb
12
2019
Le Morte d’Bob Crow
Le Morte d’Bob Crow

Le Morte d’Bob Crow

The sudden and totally unexpected death of a major and highly controversial figure is always a shock and a moment for reflection on the impact of their passing.

Mar
11
2014

Bob Crow on Have I Got News for You

The BBC’s Have I Got News for You is one of those television shows, which largely thanks to its rotating guests and the topicality of the news is a programme that has many highs, and some lows. Quite often the

Nov
27
2009

The RMT – Comic by nature, Comic Sans by letter?

A copy of an (allegedly) genuine letter from the RMT union to its more sensible counterpart at Aslef made me do a double-take. Not for the weird polemic written which I read later, but for the instant question as to

Jun
05
2009