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 The threat of industrial action by London Underground workers ended when the biggest Tube union accepted a pay deal.

Tube workers accept pay deal

The threat of industrial action by London Underground workers ended when the biggest Tube union accepted a pay deal.

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 London Underground workers will take industrial action next week in two separate disputes over pay and the sacking of a colleague.

Tube workers announce two strikes

London Underground workers will take industrial action next week in two separate disputes over pay and the sacking of a colleague.

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Warning on Tube contract ‘meltdown’

Union leaders have warned of a “meltdown” on a London Underground maintenance contract as they stepped up demands for the work to be brought in-house.

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 Passengers on a busy Tube line will have to contend with weekend disruption beyond Easter 2010, London Underground (LU) has said.

Further disruption to Jubilee line

Passengers on a busy Tube line will have to contend with weekend disruption beyond Easter 2010, London Underground (LU) has said.

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Warning over cuts in Tube checks

Union leaders have warned that safety standards on London Underground were being cut to “dangerous levels” over moves to reduce inspections of escalators on a busy Tube line.

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 Engineering and electrical workers on London Underground are to launch a ban on overtime in a row over pay, it has been announced.

Tube workers ban overtime in row

Engineering and electrical workers on London Underground are to launch a ban on overtime in a row over pay, it has been announced.

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State-run railway to be privatised

A key London to Scotland rail route, now effectively under state control, will pass back into private hands in November 2011 under new Government plans.

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Tube warning over track patrol cuts

Union leaders have raised safety fears after claiming that track patrols on parts of London Underground are to be cut from twice to once a week.

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Tube staff vote on strike action

Workers on London Underground (LU) have started voting on whether to take industrial action in four separate disputes, threatening pre-Christmas travel chaos for millions of passengers.

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 Most women motorists feel intimidated when taking their car in for a service, according to a new poll.

Female motorists ‘feel intimidated’

Most women motorists feel intimidated when taking their car in for a service, according to a new poll.

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