Talks take place on rail strike

TALKS have taken place between striking train conductors and Southern Rail.

Tuesday, 14th June 2016, 6:00 am

The conductors staged strikes in protest over changes to their role. The RMT trade union met Southern’s owners Govia Thameslink Railway at conciliation service Acas yesterday.

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A GTR spokesman said: ‘We responded to the points raised by the union, and they have taken our responses back to their executive. We hope that they will move this forward.’