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RMT fight on

17 November 2022

Rail workers, members of RMT, have voted overwhelmingly to continue industrial action to defend their living standards, jobs and working conditions.

RMT prepares for long battle

23 October 2022

The rail disputes are now nearly six months old, and railway workers and their unions – led by RMT – are now resigned to a long-drawn-out campaign as they fight for the future of their jobs and their industry.

HS2 – The Great Northern Train Robbery

24 November 2021

Boris Johnson’s decision to scrap vital parts of HS2 and other key rail investment in the north of England met with angry criticism from trade unions and many others.

ScotRail: SNP bluster

11 September 2021

The rail union RMT is defending rail services and attacks on its members in Scotland from the train operating company and the hostile SNP government.

ScotRail plans new wave of cuts

21 August 2021

Not to be outdone by the headlong rush across Britain to cut back rail services, Scotland has joined the fray announcing proposals to permanently slash its train services.

HS2: Two projects in one

1 December 2020

So much of the coverage of the HS2 project has focused on passenger journey times that the true scope of the project has almost been obscured from public view.