RMT announces London Overground strike action

Rail union RMT has announced that guards on London Overground will strike on the following days:

Sunday 25th August

Monday 26th August

The strike is over a move by the company to introduce Driver Only trains (without guards) on the whole of the London Overground network.


Rail workers vote to strike

Guards on London Overground have voted for strike action in a row over jobs. Members of the Rail Maritime and Transport union backed walkouts by 9-1 as part of a campaign against cuts.