Articles Per Page:
 

Croydon tram derailment - RAIB report

16 November 2016

The Rail Accident Investigation Branch today released an interim report into the Croydon tram accident last week. Finn Brennan, ASLEF's organiser on Croydon Tramlink and London Underground, said: 'The publication of the interim report by the Rail Accident Investigation Branch into the tram derailment at Sandilands is the first...

Read more »


Union raises rail freight crisis with Labour

16 November 2016

ASLEF today met with senior members of the Labour Party shadow frontbench transport team to update them on the current industrial situation in the rail freight industry, particularly in freight operating company DB Cargo.

Read more »


Government dithering jeopardises integrity of HS2

15 November 2016

The government today published its preferred route for the second phase of the High Speed 2 project and confirmed phase 2b which will see the Y shaped route go north from Birmingham to Manchester on one leg and from Birmingham to the East Midlands, Sheffield and Leeds on the other.

Read more »


Nigel Gibson re-elected

14 November 2016

Nigel Gibson has been re-elected as District 5 Organiser, beating Michael Peace. ‘I’d like to thank every branch that nominated me, and everyone who voted for me,’ said Nigel. ‘I am delighted to be able to continue working with you to deliver the core values of ASLEF as the trade union for train drivers.’

Read more »


Decline in freight threatens future of rail network

09 November 2016

ASLEF today submitted its response to Network Rail’s Freight Network Study. The study was developed with a range of rail industry stakeholders but not trade unions. It considers the future development of rail freight in Great Britain and outlines what the industry considers to be the future priorities for...

Read more »


 

By continuing to use this site, you agree to the use of cookies. For more information please refer to ASLEF’s Privacy Policy