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3 July 2019
London bus drivers have had enough! In a consultative ballot of Unite the Union members at Arriva, drivers voted overwhelmingly for industrial action.
26 June 2019
Drivers and supporters gathered at Preston bus station for the ninth day of strike action
19 June 2019
Bus drivers at Bluestar in Southampton were out in force at Totton and Eastleigh bus depots on 18 June, angry at their pay and working conditions, writes Southampton Socialist Party.
10 April 2019
"An Uber driver has to work 35 hours a week just to break even... Then to make any money you just keep racking up the hours"
13 February 2019
Glasgow strike victory; Bradford bus victory; union action in Hackney; oil tanker strike; Irish nurses strike; home care doorstepping; Woolwich ferry walkout
9 January 2019
650 bus drivers, members of Unite the Union employed by Arriva, commenced a week-long strike on 6 January in a dispute over low pay. Drivers based at Darlington, Durham, Redcar and Stockton believe they are the second-lowest paid Arriva bus drivers in the country.
12 December 2018
Waste workers in Unite the Union in Cheshire, employed by Veolia UK, have overwhelmingly voted for strike action in their dispute over unpaid shifts.
5 December 2018
Stagecoach bosses have been let off the hook. They should have been jailed for corporate manslaughter.
31 October 2018
Why are drivers involved in road traffic incidents often tired? Transport for London (TfL) could ask the real bus experts - the drivers!
17 October 2018
"We want our rights! We want our rights!" Uber drivers struck across the country on 9 October against unjust disciplinary sanctions and poverty pay.
17 October 2018
Workers on South Western Railway are striking for five days from 23 to 27 October against management plans to remove the safety-critical role of the guard.
26 September 2018
Reader's comment: If you take a cursory glance at the news these days, you will see problems on the railways - strikes, delays, timetable meltdown and so on.
12 September 2018
Short reports on some of the latest trade union struggles including Liebherr latest and Nottingham bus strike.
7 August 2018
Every year, the private bus operators are unprepared in summer and winter for both hot weather and freezing conditions
9 July 2018
"Liberating" is how one Unite member described his first day on strike
6 June 2018
Nationalise rail - don't delay!: Northern rail cancelled more than 250 trains entirely on 29 May. Where trains run at all they have been up to two hours late.
9 May 2018
Crane drivers in China's construction industry have taken strike action in dozens of cities across the country
11 April 2018
The Aberdeen bus workers' strike is an inspiration to the entire trade union movement in Scotland and beyond
28 March 2018
Aberdeen bus drivers are striking against draconian cuts to their wages and conditions by employer First Bus, writes Socialist Party Scotland.
8 March 2018
3 March was our sixteenth strike day in a year-long dispute over the introduction of driver-only operated trains on the Merseyrail network
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