National Union of Rail Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT)
RMT - UK P&O Ferries layoffs Unions in UK protest bid by P&O Ferries to lay off 1,100 workers

P&O Ferries, owned by Dubai-based DP World, has announced plans to cut 1,100 jobs in the UK citing the crisis in the ferry industry due to the COVID-19 lockdown

UK annual railfare hike ‘New year shock’ continues for UK rail commuters and workers

British commuters and rail workers have protested the hike in rail fares as well as the government’s inaction on guaranteeing job security for railway guards

ScotRail Transport unions demand nationalization of Scottish Railways

On October 2, Labour Party’s motion to nationalize the ScotRail by 2022 was voted down in the Scottish parliament by the Scottish Nationalist Party and the Tories

British union celebrates minimum wage extension to maritime workers

The RMT is celebrating a victory as offshore workers will finally be covered by the National Minimum Wage Act and gain rights and protections

London Underground workers gearing up for strike

The negotiations with the London Underground workers union and the management on June 5 didn’t meet the workers’ demands to significantly increase the pay on par with inflation.

London Overground Strike “Low pay? No way!”: London Overground workers go on strike for decent pay

Workers at the London Overground went on a 48-hour strike, protesting the existing working conditions and low wages

Right wing mob attacks rail workers’ picket in Manchester

The rail workers were on strike as part of the ‘Keep the Guard on the Train’ campaign, in defense of train guard jobs, which are critically important for safety.

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