Union suspends planned Tube strikes
1 September 2015
From the section England
Unions were unhappy at conditions offered to drivers working on the new Night Tube service
Tube strikes planned for 8 and 10 September have been suspended by the Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union.
The strikes were in protest about pay and conditions ahead of the all-night Tube service which was due to be introduced later this month.
The union was the only one to have set fresh strikes over the 24-hour service after London Underground (LU) delayed the start of the extended hours.
RMT said it “remained in dispute”.
An RMT spokesman said it was “continuing discussions and negotiations” and that “all industrial action called to not co-operate with night Tube at local level, including modelling and trials, remains in place”.
The spokesman added: “If further …read more
Source:: BBC UK