Talks continue to resolve bitter Southern Railway strike

Talks aimed at resolving the Southern Railway drivers' dispute will be continue at the conciliation service Acas on Thursday.

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MP asks for end to "nonsense of a strike"

Tim Loughton says constituents want their lives back Credit: ITV

Conservative Tim Loughton, East Worthing and Shoreham MP, has asked for an assurance everything will be done to end a "nonsense of a strike" and "give our constituents their lives back".

At Prime Minister's Questions, Theresa May agreed that it was an "appalling strike" and suggested that Jeremy Corbyn should call Aslef, who donate to Labour MPs, and tell them to call the "strike off immediately"

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