Workers on Northern and Merseyrail launch strike action
One-day strike action by RMT members leads both companies to reduce services that were already affected by bad weather
Workers at two rail companies have launched a 24-hour strike in the bitter dispute over the role of guards.
Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union on Merseyrail and Arriva Rail North (Northern) were said to be “united and determined”.
Good morning. Please be advised that a limited strike action timetable is in operation today with a limited service between 0700-1900 (with a break in service). For full info please visit https://t.co/l4Q84axtsZ.
Source: Guardian Transport