Southern rail issues ultimatum to RMT over role of conductors

Southern rail issues ultimatum to RMT over role of conductors

Rail firm says it will sack conductors unless a deal is reached midday Thursday in dispute that has caused months of disruption, cancellations and strikes

Southern rail has issued an ultimatum to the Rail, Maritime and Transport workers’ union (RMT), announcing that it will sack conductors unless a deal is reached by Thursday.

The franchise, which is run by Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR), has faced months of disruption, cancellations and strikes, as well as the emergence of commuter activism, as the company faced off with the union.

So @SouthernRailUK is asking us to publicly troll workers who want to protect their rights and jobs? #SouthernBackOnTrack #JogOn pic.twitter.com/eN9t2BqP3s

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Source: Guardian Transport

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