08 May 2014

Mick said: 'It's a shame - but not a surprise - that David Cameron and his Conservative-Lib Dem cabinet are treating the people of Wales - the passengers who use the railway network, those of us who work on the railway network, and the taxpayers in Wales who pay for the railway network - like second-class citizens.
'The people of Wales are being denied the benefits of electrification because the Tories, and their Liberal Democrat cronies, don't think they're worth it. It's another example of the way this government divides the people of this country, with one law for one and another for the rest.
'ASLEF believes in a publicly-owned, fully-integrated, modern railway network which will benefit everyone and help build a better Britain.'


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