Is Southern Looking After Your Safety?

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PRESS RELEASE – 12 October 2016   IS SOUTHERN LOOKING AFTER YOUR SAFETY ? As expected, strikes have started again this week with more scheduled over following weeks. But what is the difference between Southern Railways and the RMT ? In a press statement issued by Southern on Wednesday, it seems clear the difference has […]

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More Strike Action This Week-Tuesday to Thursday

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PRESS RELEASE – 8 October 2016  BUS REPLACEMENT SERVICE DURING STRIKE We are advised by Southern that, on strike days, buses will run “all day between Ashford International and Hastings” not just substituting for the Rye Shuttle. The bus service timetable can be found on Southern’s website: Buses between Hastings and Ashford during railway strike days under […]

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Press Release: Southern Consult on Timetable and other Changes

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PRESS RELEASE – 21 September 2016   NEW MYSTERIES FROM SOUTHERN   Whilst their passengers continue to suffer a considerably degraded train service, Southern Railways has now let loose another bombshell in the guise of a consultation paper – see http://www.southernrailway.com/your-journey/timetable-consultation , click on the link “Timetable Consultation Document” and go to Question 52.   […]

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MLAG Press Release on Rail Dispute

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PRESS RELEASE – 20 September 2016   TIME FOR GOVERNMENT INTERVENTION IN THE RAIL DISPUTE The dispute between Southern Railways (“Southern”) and the National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (“RMT”) continues. We now await the next announcement of a strike date when, again, we will be stuck in Rye – there again, things […]

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