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  1. DB Cargo TS Grades Consultation Update

    5 February 2020

    Formal consultation began yesterday between DB Cargo and TSSA with regards to the Company's proposed changes within certain TS grade functions.

  2. Northern: Termination of Franchise Update

    5 February 2020

    On 29 January 2020, the government announced that the Arriva Rail North franchise (trading as "Northern") would be terminated, and the operation transferred to Northern Trains Ltd, a publicly owned company that is a subsidiary of DfT OLR Holdings Ltd. TSSA reps received a document setting out the details of the proposed transfer, and met with the current Northern management and representatives of the new operator on Monday 3 February 2020 in Leeds.

  3. TSSA West Midlands Trains Nationalisation Call

    3 February 2020

    TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes, has reacted with scorn to the announcement that West Midlands Trains (WMT) is to be allowed to continue running services across the region.

  4. Trainmaker TALGO recognises TSSA Union

    3 February 2020

    Following very productive talks at the end of last week at TALGO's global headquarters in Madrid, TALGO UK and the TSSA (Transport Salaried Staffs' Association) have agreed in principle to union recognition for its staff based in its head office and research and design centre in Chesterfield.

  5. Parliamentary Inquiry Call Over Crossrail Delays

    31 January 2020

    TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes, has written to the newly elected Chair of the Commons Transport Committee calling for an inquiry into delays and costs of Crossrail.

  6. TSSA Welcomes Northern Rail Move Into Public Hands

    29 January 2020

    TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes, has welcomed the announcement from the Government that the Northern rail franchise is to be taken into public ownership.

  7. If Tories can nationalise Northern SNP should nationalise ScotRail

    29 January 2020

    TSSA leader Manuel Cortes today warned against complacency over ScotRail's improvements and called on the SNP to follow the Tories' example over Northern and nationalise the railway immediately.

  8. TSSA Calls For Government Assurances On 'Vital' HS2 

    29 January 2020

    TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes has written to the Transport Secretary after the boss of Network Rail raised the alarm about what Cortes calls the 'shocking cost' and delays of not pressing ahead with High Speed 2 (HS2).

  9. TSSA Slams Reverse Beeching 'Empty Gimmick'  

    28 January 2020

    TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes, has slammed as an "empty gimmick" the announcement by the government of a fund aimed at restoring railway lines closed in the Beeching cuts more than half a century ago.  

  10. Survey Figures Reveal 'Truly Awful' Situation On Railways - Cortes 

    28 January 2020

    TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes, has hit out at the "truly awful" private rail companies running Britain's railways after figures from Transport Focus revealed what the independent watchdog described as the 'dire performance' of those running 'unreliable trains'. 

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