A new RMT study has revealed that rises in rail season tickets by 3.6 per cent and fares on average by 3.4 per cent is over 50 per cent more than the increase in earnings over the last year alone.
The RMT recently commissioned a film to celebrate its long, proud history as a fighting, campaigning, democratic union.
RMT is currently embroiled in several long-running disputes concerning train operating companies decision to remove the guard from many of their services.
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RMT recently launched a series of short films entitled Unguarded to highlight our campaign to Keep the Guard on the Train.
RMT demands inquiry into sustainability of rail franchising RMT has called for an immediate forensic inquiry into the sustainability of the government’s rail franchising programme after it announced the early termination of the East Coast franchise. The East Coast rail franchise, run by an alliance of Stagecoach and Virgin, will be terminated three years early, forfeiting …