Tube Strike Cancelled!!!

This week’s proposed tube strike have been called off. The decision follows talks between union leaders and Transport for London, mediated by conciliation service Acas. The dispute centred around the work/life balance of drivers (more here), with the upcoming but delayed introduction of the Night Tube 24-hour weekend services. Members of three unions, RMT, Tssa and Unite, had […]

Second 24-hour Tube Strike

London Underground drivers are to stage another 24-hour tube strike amid a dispute over the new all-night Tube service. The ASLEF union said the walkout would take place from 9.30pm on Wednesday, 5 August, threatening more severe disruption to journeys. The announcement comes less than a week after a 24-hour Tube strike caused travel chaos in the capital. […]

Tube Strike

RMT, Unite and TSSA members are planning 24-hour Tube strike action on the Tube from 18:30 on Wednesday 8 July. ASLEF drivers are also planning 24-hour strike action on the Tube from 21:30 on Wednesday 8 July. DLR, London Overground and TfL Rail staff are not on strike. Advice for customers If the Tube strike […]

Northern Line – 24 Hour Tube Strike

Drivers in the Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union will take part in a 24 hour walkout on 1 December. The tube strike will run from 4.44am on Monday until 4.43am on Tuesday 2 December, as drivers operating out of the Morden depot are instructed not to book in for shifts during the strike hours. […]

CANCELLED – RMT Call 48 Hour Tube Strike

I am writing to let you know that the planned Tube strike action for next week by the RMT union has now been suspended. Our services will therefore operate as normal. Yours sincerely, Mike Brown Managing Director London Underground #487411151 / gettyimages.com Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union members will stage a 48 hour walkout […]

Another Central Line Tube Strike Called For September

There’s another tube strike planned for the Central and Waterloo & City tube lines, this time for 17 September. The lines were largely shut down last Friday, with just a shuttle service running at either end of the Central line. The dispute is over the way ASLEF – the train drivers’ union — says London Underground (LU) management […]

Disruption To London Bridge Station This August

Use London Bridge rail or New Cross Overground stations? Then you could be in for problems with your trains at the end of this month. The interminable Thameslink programme at London Bridge, upgrading the track and station in a bid to end the sodding bottleneck, hits a new flurry of activity between 23-31 August. Platforms […]

Central line tube strike, tomorrow.

Commuters using the Central line on Friday are facing delays after a tube strike was announced by ASLEF union members. The dispute follows the failure of talks so far over London Underground’s 20% cuts to annual refresher training for drivers on the line. Following last August’s ‘uncontrolled evacuation’ at Holland Park, the Rail Accident Investigation Branch made recommendations around improving […]