Train Drivers' Strike

Members of the Aslef union on East Midlands Trains will strike for three days during the Olympics.

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Full report on the rail strike

Rail services were disrupted today when hundreds of drivers from East Midlands Trains walked out in the first of six strikes planned for May.

The train company wants to cut the amount of money it pays into staff pension pots.

But members of the driver's union ASLEF claim it'll dramatically reduce the amount of money workers receive when they retire.

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