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Sunday, 25th June
Jeremy Corbyn tells RMT AGM in Exeter that Labour will repeal Tory rail privatisation act and legislate for public ownership.
Friday, 23rd June
SEAFARERS’ UNION RMT today welcomed the International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) Day of the Seafarer, this Sunday 25 June 2017, in recognition of the vital role of 1.5 million seafarers in transporting billions of tonnes of goods and equipment and hundreds of millions of passenger across the world’s oceans and seas. In doing so, RMT point out the growing threat to seafarer jobs and skills in the UK from industry’s ‘low cost’ seafarer employment and pay practices.
Thursday, 22nd June
RMT hits out as public sector option excluded from West Coast Partnership and South Eastern rail franchises.
Thursday, 22nd June
RMT confirms new strike dates on Merseyrail in fight to retain safety-critical guards
Thursday, 22nd June
RAIL UNION RMT confirmed today that guards and drivers on Southern Rail will strike again for 24 hours in the on-going disputes over the safety impact of the extension of Driver Only Operation and the removal of guards from services.