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Transport Salaried Staffs' Association

TSSA is an independent trade union for the transport and travel trade industries. We have thousands of members right across the UK and Ireland, working for the railways and associated companies.

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Latest News

  1. TSSA blasts 'vampire' loss-making train companies

    15 November 2019

    TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes, has blasted privatised train operating companies as 'vampires'.

  2. TSSA To Ballot Cross Country On Industrial Action Over Pay

    15 November 2019

    TSSA is set to ballot members at Cross Country Trains (a subsidiary of Arriva) in a dispute over pay - raising the prospect of strike action in the run up to Christmas.

  3. Tory Plan To Reverse Beeching - Parody and Sham Says Cortes

    15 November 2019

    TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes, has described as 'beyond parody' and a 'total sham' claims from the Conservative's that they will reverse the widespread 'Beeching' cuts to reinstate local railway lines.

  4. GWR: 2020 Pay Claim Survey

    15 November 2019

    TSSA’s Company Council Representatives will begin negotiating pay and conditions with GWR in December 2019. All TSSA members (with a valid email address) will receive an email invitation to complete an electronic survey. The results will shape our claim for improved pay and conditions that we submit to GWR on your behalf for the 2020 pay talks. Please complete the survey by 9am on Thursday 28th November 2019.

  5. Distressed Commuters 'Sign of Times' - Cortes

    13 November 2019

    TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes, has described as "shocking but not surprising" the findings of a new survey showing nearly one in eight (12 per cent) of train commuters has travelled to work feeling distressed.

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