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RMT strike on SERCO Caledonian Sleeper remains rock solid three days in as company refuse ACAS talks.
(Permalink) ACAS Caledonian Sleeper RMT SERCO Strike Strikes

RMT guards to bring negotiating table to East Midlands Railway as Sunday strikes continue and Train Managers vote for action.
(Permalink) East Midlands Railway RMT Strike Strikes

ScotRail was today accused of a despicable and desperate attempt to turn Scotland football fans against its striking workers for tweeting a warning there would be few trains for their return home on Sunday because of industrial action.
(Permalink) Euro 2020 RMT ScotRail Strike Strikes Sunday

Passengers booked onto the Caledonian Sleeper will be issued a refund as 11 days of strike action gets under way.
(Permalink) Caledonian Sleeper Refund Serco Strike Strikes


Kilmarnock: 73969 showing off the Caledonian Sleeper logo during shunting moves at Kilmarnock
Ken Browne 18/03/2016

RMT to strike for pay justice on Tyne and Wear Metro in co-ordinated joint union action.
(Permalink) RMT Strike Strikes Tyne and Wear Metro

Rail union has said industrial action is set to take place but still open to talks with operators Serco.
(Permalink) Caledonian Sleeper RMT Serco Strike Strikes

Staff at Perth rail depot will strike this week in an ongoing dispute over bullying and harassment claims.
(Permalink) Perth RMT Strike Strikes

Railway untion RMT confirmed today that it has announced eight further strike dates over the summer on East Midlands Railway.
(Permalink) East Midlands Railway RMT Strike Strikes

Rail service operator Serco is to cancel all the sleeper services during an 11-day strike by rail workers this month.
(Permalink) Caledonan Sleeper Serco Strike Strikes


Uddingston: Caledonian Sleeper stock from Edinburgh heads through Uddingston on its way to Polmadie on 19 September 2020.
David Panton 19/09/2020


Stonehaven: Caledonian Sleeper 73971 provided a rare sight at Stonehaven on 3rd May 2021, but it didn't stop and I wasn’t fully prepared for that.
Duncan Ross 03/05/2021


Slochd Viaduct: 67020, still in EWS livery, hauls the Caledonian Sleeper southwards over Slochd Viaduct in the late evening sun pf 7th July 2019.
John Gray 07/07/2019

Workers fighting for pay equality on Abellio Scotrail are to launch a fresh wave of strike action that threatens to disrupt travel to major events in Scotland.

Euro football fixtures at Hampden Park, the Edinburgh Festival and even the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow in November could face disruption unless Scottish ministers and Abellio bosses face up to their responsibilities, the RMT union said today.
(Permalink) COP26 Edinburgh Festival RMT ScotRail Strike Strikes UEFA Euro 2020

Caledonian Sleeper workers will take strike action for 11 days later this month over a pay dispute.
(Permalink) Caledonian Sleeper Strike Strikes

ScotRail workers in Perth are to be called out on four days of strikes which threaten to cause further disruption to the strife-torn operator.
(Permalink) Perth RMT Strike Strikes

Caledonian Sleeper staff today voted to strike over a pay freeze.
(Permalink) Caledonian Sleeper Strike Strikes

Passengers face six more Sundays of major ScotRail disruption after walkouts over pay were today extended to mid-July as the union warned of a 'long summer of strike action'.
(Permalink) RMT ScotRail Strike Strikes

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