Train Drivers' Strike

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

View all 17 updates ›

Train drivers call off strikes in the East Midlands

East Midlands Trains Credit: ITV Central

Strikes planned by drivers at East Midlands Trains have been called off after talks aimed at resolving a row over pensions.

Members of the Aslef union were due to strike on Saturday and next Monday.

The drivers had previously taken six days of strike action.

Aslef said constructive talks have been held with East Midlands Trains, which could end the dispute.

More on this story