Tag Archives: buses

News

‘Disgraceful action’


Unite the union has today (March 18) confirmed that its membership at Lothian buses is holding a consultative ballot on potential industrial action. The moves... Read More
News Feature

Two-tiered bus system warning


Unite has issued a warning against the ‘Uber-isation’ of bus services, following an announcement from beleaguered transport secretary Chris Grayling outlining proposals in support this... Read More
News Feature

Uber buses?


Unite has criticised on-demand bus services to be trialled by Transport for London (TfL) as the union raised concerns over higher fares, safety and threats... Read More
Sound and Vision

‘Lifeblood of London’


Unite members, bus drivers at Merton bus garage, today (January 17) met Unite general secretary Len McCluskey and Mayor of London Sadiq Khan to celebrate... Read More
News Feature

Landmark deal


Unite member Neil Muhammad would never have imagined that he would be earning £150 a week less than he did two decades ago for doing... Read More
News

For one penny more…


Pay talks to avert more bus strikes in the north west broke up today (November 17), after the bosses offered an ‘insulting’ one penny extra... Read More
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Fresh bus disruption


The streets of London are facing disruption this Friday (September 22) as London’s bus controllers take further industrial action in a dispute over pay, Unite,... Read More
TUC 2018

‘Within our grasp’


Unite assistant general secretary Diana Holland seconded a transport policy motion focusing on bus services.   Speaking for Unite’s quarter of a million transport members... Read More
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Bus safety now call


Unite bus drivers demanded London Mayor Sadiq Khan and Transport for London (TfL) must implement the findings of the London Assembly transport committee report, Driven... Read More
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Bus Bill now law


Unite has slammed a new law that prevents local authorities in England from creating publicly owned bus services as “outrageous”.   Despite the controversial Bus... Read More