Train drivers working for East Midlands Trains (EMT) have taken 6 days of strike action in the past 3 weeks to try and prevent the company from reducing contributions to their pension fund.
The British Medical Association (BMA), the professional association for doctors, has begun balloting its 103,000 members for industrial action.
Tube worker Dayna Nembhard was racially abused in a branch of fast food outlet KFC after a shift at work on London Underground.
Unite will ballot its 2,500 members at Ford plants across the UK for strike action after the motor industry giant announced plans to close its final-salary pension scheme to new starters.
Tube Lines workers, who do maintenance on London Underground lines, are striking on 24-27 April.
550 workers could lose their jobs as British Gas plans to close its Southampton centre.
The new issue of Tubeworker argues for support for the TubeLine strike, discusses ways to coordinate ongoing battles on the network, and argues for a vote for Ken Livingstone in the Mayoral elections.
Workers employed by Tube Lines, the company which provides essential maintenance and repair work across London Underground, will strike for three days from Tuesday 24 April.
Transport union RMT is fighting disputes against several employers in London Transport, and activists are trying to maximise their effect through co-ordination.
A letter sent to TSSA members indicate that RMT-TSSA merger talks have broken down. Socialists should lobby TSSA members to get their branches to send resolutions to their Conference supporting merger on the most democratic terms.