District Centre Group votes yes to strike but thresholds not met

Subject: DUTIES/SHIFT COVERAGE, DISTRICT CENTRE GROUP – LONDON UNDERGROUND

We note that the ballot results are as follows:

The result for strike action is as follows:-

Number of members balloted: 171

Total votes cast 74 (43.3%)

Number voting “Yes” 71 (41.5% of members balloted)

Number voting “No” 3

Spoilt Papers 0

The 40% threshold was met but 50% turnout threshold was not met

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Unfortunately we did not meet the turnout threshold requirements of the Tory Anti-Trades Union laws, but congratulations to our negotiators who have made significant progress in talks!

It is crucial that members use their vote.

A full report and reps meeting will follow.

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