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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  1. Manuel Cortes calls for public ownership of Greater Anglia after Dutch subsidy revelation

    17 October 2018

    TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes, has called for Greater Anglia to be placed in public hands after it emerged taxpayers in the Netherlands have effectively subsidised the franchise to the tune of £80 million over the past two years.

  2. Legal victory for fracking protesters

    17 October 2018

    TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes, has welcomed the decision of the Appeal Court to quash jail sentences against three men jailed for their part in an anti-fracking protest.

  3. Manuel Cortes calls for Transport Secretary Michael Matheson to resign over "licence to fail" handed to ScotRail

    11 October 2018

    Responding to news that the SNP government has handed ScotRail a 'licence to fail' until June 2019, TSSA leader Manuel Cortes has called for Transport Secretary Matheson to resign.

  4. Manuel Cortes defends Londons free pensioner travel from "nasty" Tory Mayoral candidate

    10 October 2018

    Responding to news that London's latest Tory Mayor wannabe, Shaun Bailey, wants to slash free travel for London pensioners and scrap discounted bus fates, transport union boss, Manuel Cortes said

  5. Labour tables motion in Holyrood supporting TSSA efforts to organise in Abellio contact centres in Glasgow

    9 October 2018

    Scottish Labour spokesperson for Transport, Colin Smyth, has this week laid a motion before the Scottish Parliament condemning the behaviour of Abellio for failing to sign recognition agreements with the TSSA in their contact centres at Robertson Street and Culzean House in Glasgow.

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