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Deal ends Southern rail dispute

Shared from on 2 February 2017

Rail operator Govia Thameslink has reached a deal with the Aslef union, ending crippling strike action by its drivers on the Southern network.

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Rail fares eat up 14% of commuters’ wages, study finds

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Train fare hikes that went into effect this week are sparking calls for the re-nationalisation of the railway system.

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Rail fares eat up 14% of commuters’ wages, study finds

Shared from on 3 January 2017

Train fare hikes that went into effect this week are sparking calls for the re-nationalisation of the railway system.

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Daily commute of two hours – reality for 3.7m UK workers

Shared from on 18 November 2016

Numbers spending more than 120 minutes on move up by a third as stalled wages and costly housing stretch commute, says TUC

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Virgin Trains East Coast rail staff strike under way

Shared from on 3 October 2016

Workers on Virgin Trains East Coast have begun a 24-hour walk-out in a long-running dispute over jobs, but the company says services are unaffected.

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Southern trains are still cancelled due to ‘shortage of staff’ despite 341 services being scrapped in emergency timetable

Shared from on 11 July 2016

Southern has admitted it is still experiencing cancellations and delays despite a new timetable, as commuters prepare to go on "strike" over the train service’s “meltdown”.

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French strikers put trains and newspapers out of circulation

Shared from on 27 May 2016

The union-led revolt against President Hollande’s labour reforms escalated yesterday when nuclear power workers joined refinery strikers, and protesters blocked ports and bridges as part of a...

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Southern rail strike: Dispute to cause two days of travel chaos for train commuters

Shared from on 26 April 2016

A strike across Southern railways from Tuesday means two days of major travel chaos, rail chiefs warned.

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Govia Thameslink takes Aslef union to court over longer trains dispue

Shared from on 19 April 2016

Gatwick Express service operator launches legal action after drivers refuse to operate new 12-carriage trains without guards

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Govia Thameslink takes Aslef union to court over longer trains dispue

Shared from on 19 April 2016

Gatwick Express service operator launches legal action after drivers refuse to operate new 12-carriage trains without guards

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Govia Thameslink takes Aslef union to court over longer trains dispue

Shared from on 19 April 2016

Gatwick Express service operator launches legal action after drivers refuse to operate new 12-carriage trains without guards

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Wales train strike: Aslef members at Arriva begin 24-hour walkout

Shared from on 4 January 2016

Train services across Wales will come to a halt on Monday as train drivers strike in a row over terms and conditions.

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Network Rail workers to go on strike in June

Shared from on 28 May 2015

RMT union members at Network Rail are to go on strike next month after rejecting a pay offer.

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Network Rail workers to go on strike in June

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RMT union members at Network Rail are to go on strike next month after rejecting a pay offer.

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Southern Rail train drivers vote to go on strike over pay

Shared from on 20 May 2015

Drivers at the rail company responsible for Britain's "worst train service" have voted to stage strike action over pay.

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