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ASLEF slams Hendy review

25 November 2015

Mick Whelan, general secretary of ASLEF, the train drivers’ union, has spoken out after Sir Peter Hendy today published his review into Network Rail. Mick said: ʻPutting plasters on failing, delayed and admittedly poorly planned projects in a make-do-and-mend railway will not con those who know the truth...

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Time for government to act on freight

19 November 2015

Mick Whelan, general secretary of ASLEF, the train drivers’ union, has called on the government to step in and help save Britain’s beleaguered rail freight industry. Mick spoke out after John Smith, head of GB Railfreight, warned that Tory plans to close all UK coal-fired power stations by 2025...

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Record Tube numbers

19 November 2015

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ASLEF's response to the Shaw report

13 November 2015

Mick Whelan, general secretary of ASLEF, the train drivers’ union, has condemned the suggestion, in the initial Shaw report, that Network Rail could be fully or partially privatised. Mick said: ‘We are deeply disappointed that the privatisation of Network Rail is even under consideration. Because all of us who...

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Arriva Trains Wales action suspended

11 November 2015

Following progressive last-minute discussions with management today, the Executive Committee gave consideration to a revised 2015 Pay Offer. Accordingly, planned industrial action scheduled for 12 & 13 November has been suspended to allow members to consider the revised offer in an internal referendum. Members are advised to work as normal on those dates.

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