Rail strikes set to cause serious disruption for commuters

Hundreds of thousands of rail passengers face misery this week with a two-day strike by guards. The industrial action is over plans to change the role of guards on trains operated by Southern.

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Peace talks to be held over guards' dispute

People who use Southern train services had some good news today. Talks about ending strike action by guards are to be held this Friday.

Yesterday long queues and hundreds of cancelled services - 700 of them - made getting around impossible for many. Mike Pearse reports.

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