RMT Southern rail strikes to go ahead [BBC News]

Date: 19/01/2017

A strike by conductors on the Southern rail network will still go ahead next week after the RMT was barred from ongoing talks, the union has said. On Tuesday, the train drivers' union Aslef suspended three days of strikes next week for the talks to take place. The RMT was due to strike next Monday and has said this will still go ahead. RMT chief Mick Cash said the union wanted access to the same talks as Aslef. Southern said it was happy to have formal talks with the RMT. 'RMT demands again today that this union be given access to exactly the same talks process in our Southern rail disputes as has been brokered for our sister union by the TUC,' Mr Cash said.

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A strike by conductors on the Southern rail network will still go ahead next week after the RMT was barred from ongoing talks, the union says.

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