Piccadilly Line Drivers Return Massive Yes For Strike

BREACHES OF AGREEMENTS AND FAILURE TO ADDRESS REASONABLE CONCERNS – DRIVERS - PICCADILLY LINE – LONDON UNDERGROUND

That we note the ballot result is as follows:-

Are you willing to take strike action?

Total votes cast ...203...

Number voting “Yes” ...182...(89.7%)............

Number voting “No” ....21.................

Spoilt Papers .....0...............

We congratulate our Piccadilly line driver members on their determination to uphold agreements and insist that management address their reasonable concerns. We further note that talks have taken place and progress has been made.

We instruct the General Secretary to obtain a report on any further progress in talks and on the views of our representatives and members at both depots on how to proceed with this dispute.

London Transport Regional Council and branches to be advised.

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