Tag Archives: London Underground

Our dispute is about deserved time off - not money

Boxing day tube strike

By Frank Horn, ASLEF London Underground District Line This dispute is not so much about the money basically as about [...]
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All that we are now asking them to do is stick to their word and get Arwyn back to work

Employment Tribunal finds Arwyn Thomas was unfairly dismissed

June 22, 2011 Arwyn Thomas’s Employment Tribunal today found that the London Underground driver was unfairly dismissed and that “no [...]
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Tube victimisation dispute – the facts

Publication Date: June 14 2011 With strike action in the tube victimisation dispute beginning this weekend, tube union RMT today [...]
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RMT names further strike dates in vicimisations dispute

Publication Date: June 9 2011 TUBE UNION RMT today announced strike dates involving all train driver members in the on-going [...]
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Drivers vote to stop victimisations on the tube

What a result! Train drivers and Instructor operators on LU were asked “are you prepared to take strike action over [...]
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RMT to ballot all tube drivers for action over victimisation of members for trade union activities

Publication Date: March 31 2011 TUBE UNION RMT announced today that it has served notice on London Underground for a [...]
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RMT to Ballot LU Drivers for Strikes in Escalation of Battle against Victimisations

March 3rd 2011 From the RMT London Transport website RMT General Grades Committee decision today: We note that our Regional [...]
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Strike while the iron is hot!

The RMT has called a further days strike action for Saturday 15th of January in the campaign to reinstate Eamonn [...]
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London Underground lies exposed as new documents show that nearly a third of tube stations will be left unstaffed as cuts bite

Publication Date: January 6 2011 TUBE UNION RMT today demanded an immediate halt to the London Underground cuts programme as [...]
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RMT announces action in two separate disputes over victimisation of underground train operators Eamon Lynch and Arwyn Thomas

Eamon Lynch, RMT Bakerloo Line drivers’ health and safety rep, has been sacked by LU and although he remains on [...]
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RMT response to LU on victimisation

London Underground’s response to the RMT’s ballot to reinstate victimised rep Eamonn Lynch is not the most robust of arguments. [...]
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RMT to ballot for action in two separate disputes over victimisation of underground train operators Eamon Lynch and Arwyn Thomas

Publication Date: November 22 2010 IN TWO separate disputes over the victimisation of RMT London Underground activists the union announced [...]
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Leaked internal document exposes TfL lie that job cuts won’t lead to unstaffed stations

Publication Date: November 18 2010 TUBE UNION RMT today repeated its call for a halt to the TfL jobs cuts [...]
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RMT Rep – Eamonn Lynch – sacked!

Bakerloo RMT branch on Thu, 14/10/2010 RMT health and safety rep, Eamonn Lynch was sacked by London Underground yesterday 13th [...]
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A message to Tube passengers from Tube staff: Why we are striking: To defend services, safety and jobs

London Underground plans to: get rid of around 800 station staff posts reduce ticket office opening times by around 7,500 [...]
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10,000 Tube staff to strike to defend jobs and safety

SOME 10,000 members London Underground’s two biggest unions will begin a rolling series of strikes on September 6 against plans [...]
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RMT to take tube safety campaign to Euston passengers after fire detection failures and calls for urgent inspections at all sub-surface stations

TUBE UNION RMT is to leaflet rush-hour passengers at Euston station this Wednesday morning over cuts to safety and safety-critical [...]
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RMT to ballot all tube fleet for action as London Underground doubles time between crucial safety inspections

Publication Date: August 6 2010 TUBE UNION RMT confirmed today that it is preparing a ballot for action of all [...]
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RMT secures massive victory for low paid workers as tube cleaners win fight for London Living Wage

TUBE UNION RMT today secured a massive victory for low paid workers as it was confirmed today that all tube [...]
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RMT slams 'lethal and unworkable' Tory plan to axe all tube drivers and operators in a dash for cuts

TUBE UNION RMT tonight condemned “lethal and unworkable” plans leaked to the BBC from within the GLA Tory Group to [...]
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London Underground Strike

RMT General Bob Crow secretary writes: RMT doesn’t resort to industrial action lightly, that’s just a myth peddled by some [...]
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Tube cleaners strike for living wage

AROUND 700 RMT Tube cleaners working for four private contractors are to stage a series of strikes after voting by [...]
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Tube safety talks stall again

ATTEMPTS TO kick-start talks with London Underground over a raft of safety and staffing issues have foundered again over the [...]
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Tube Cleaners demand £6.70 an hour

The RMT organised a demonstration outside the headquarters of Transport for London to demand a minimum wage of £6.70 an [...]
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RMT Demonstration

Despite the tube and bus bombings on 7 July, the Government and London Underground are pressing ahead with plans to [...]
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