East Midlands Trains, which runs services to Luton, Bedford, Corby, Peterborough and Norwich, is to take legal action against a trade union this week.
The company claims the transport union RMT 'invented' a dispute which led to its members banning overtime a week ago. The RMT says it will defend its position. It claimed there had been a breakdown in industrial relations over a number of issues.
More top news
Freezing fog patches again overnight and tomorrow morning.
The Duchess of Cambridge has met some inspirational families on her visit to the Quidenham hospice in Norfolk
A man who tied up a mother and interrogated her young children until they handed over cash and jewellery has been jailed.