Tag Archives: buses

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

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

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

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

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

‘Incredible support’

Bus workers striking against low pay, poor industrial relations and anti-union actions by their employer, Oxford Bus Company, were joined on Monday (March 6) on... Read More

Bus pay justice plea

Oxford Bus Company is set to become the UK’s meanest bus company this Christmas, after ‘Scrooge’ bosses refused to pay drivers extra for working on... Read More

‘Great news for London’

Unite today (Wednesday December 21) welcomed the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan’s first step towards fulfilling his election manifesto promise to provide a new fairer... Read More