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A man is due to appear in court after an 18-year-old was seriously assaulted in York. It happened in the early hours of Saturday 26, July, at Nessgate in the city. The man aged 20 and from York has been charged with section 18 grievous bodily harm with intent and resisting arrest. He is due before York magistrates this morning. The victim, is in a serious but stable condition in hospital.
Tim Sayer from East Midlands Trains has been talking to Calendar about efforts being made to minimise disruption to commuters as rail workers strike in pay dispute.
The East Midlands train service is reassuring passengers that the majority of services will continue to run despite strike action.
Train maintenance staff in the Unite union have walked out from Sunday until Thursday.
The service has warned though that some trains may have fewer carriages and others will be replaced by buses.
- A full train service will run to/from Skegness, Boston, Sleaford, Grantham and Nottingham.
- The majority of train services will run as normal between Derby, Uttoxeter, Stoke on Trent and Crewe.
- Trains between Liverpool Lime Street, Manchester and Nottingham will run as normal.
Buses will replace trains on the following routes:
- Nottingham - Mansfield / Worksop
- Doncaster - Lincoln
- Nottingham - Newark North Gate - Cleethorpes via Lincoln
- Derby - Matlock
- Leicester - Lincoln
Engineering and maintenance staff working for East Midlands Trains will strike again today in a dispute over pay and conditions. It will affect services between Doncaster and Lincoln, Nottingham to Newark and Leicester to Lincoln. They will be replaced by buses.
Detectives investigating a serious assault on Nessgate in York during the early hours of Saturday have charged a man in connection with the incident. The 20-year-old will appear at York Magistrates' Court on Monday. The 18-year-old victim of the assault remains in hospital in a serious but stable condition.
There are cancellations on some East Midlands Trains today as train maintenance staff who are members of Unite the union go on strike. The industrial action is set to last most of the week and is due to a row over pay.
The advice from East Midlands Trains is to check before you travel. From today, engineering and maintenance staff will walk out in a row over pay and conditions.
The strike will last until Thursday. There will be little disruption today, but from tomorrow there will be more, as Tim Sayer from the train company explains.
Tim Sayer, from East Midlands Trains, says no workers will be brought in from other companies during the strike, which lasts until Thursday.
Engineering and maintenance staff from three depots will walk out from today, in a row over pay and conditions.
Staff at East Midlands Trains will begin a strike today in a dispute over pay and conditions.
It will not disrupt many services today, but there will be replacement buses tomorrow.
It will affect services between Doncaster and Lincoln, Nottingham and Newark, Leicester to Lincoln, and Nottingham to Worksop.
After what's been billed as the grandest Grand Depart the Tour de France has ever seen, residents and visitors will be able to see all the action from the final two stages on a large screen in York today.
Stage 20 and 21 of the Tour de France and the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow will be shown in St Sampson's Square. Also featured will be the inaugural La Course by Le Tour which has attracted the world's leading female cyclists will also be screened.
– Cllr Sonja Crisp, Cabinet member for Leisure, Culture and Tourism, York City Council
"This is a great opportunity for the city to come out and support the Tour de France again. People will be able to see the culmination of a great three weeks of sport that started in York and Yorkshire with the Grand Depart."