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More disruption ahead as rail engineering works begin amid strikes

Hundreds of thousands of people are facing a Christmas of travel misery with fresh strikes on Southern Rail and walk-outs by cabin crew and airport staff.

To add to the disruption, some of the biggest engineering projects are getting underway on the region's railway.

Today, Downing Street accused the trade unions involved in the strikes of showing "shared contempt" for the people whose lives are being disrupted.

Our Transport Correspondent, Mike Pearse reports:

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