Meet the General Secretary Candidates: Steve Hedley

November 17, 2020

Dear colleagues,   I am standing for the position of General Secretary and would ask that your branch considers supporting my nomination. I am the current Senior Assistant General Secretary of our great union and have done this job for 6 years.Before that I was a assistant  General Secretary for over two years a regional …

RMT CONTRIBUTION RATES 2021

November 11, 2020

RMT CONTRIBUTION RATES 2021 As you know, the cost of providing members with the benefits of RMT membership increases every year and contribution rates increase in line with inflation to help us to maintain and improve those benefits and services. With effect from the 1st January 2021 members whose basic salary or equivalent earnings are above …

Spycops public inquiry finally starts

November 5, 2020

After a five and a half year delay, the public inquiry into the abuses carried out by the UK’s undercover political police has finally started.  The Blacklist Support Group plus the three unions in the inquiry; UNITE, FBU and NUM will be making their opening statements on Friday 6th November. Watch all the union strand opening …

RMT General Secretary Announces his early retirement

November 4, 2020

LUEngineering Branch is saddened to hear that Mick Cash has decided to retire early.   We have asked him to take some time and reconsider his position but ultimately, it is a decision that he has made and we therefore have to accept his wishes.   Our branch has told Mick that he is always …

LUL Circular 3rd November 2020

November 4, 2020

WORKING CONDITIONS, HAMMERSMITH SERVICE CONTROL CENTRE – LONDON UNDERGROUND – (LUL/14/2)   Further to my previous (Circular IR/391/20, 1st  October 2020) and following the recent vote in favour of taking industrial action in this dispute the Lead Officer and Representatives held further dispute resolution talks with LUL but a number of key issues and questions …

TfL Pension Consultative Committee: VOTE Jane Gwyn and Eddie Darroch

October 30, 2020

Your branch is supporting Jane Gwyn and Eddie Darroch   Please use your vote if you are a member of the LUL Section of the TfL Pension Fund

LONDON UNDERGROUND COVID-19 CHARTER

October 30, 2020

LONDON UNDERGROUND COVID-19 CHARTER At its meeting on 11th June 2020, your NEC noted and adoped the following report:: That we note and adopt the demands of the charter contained in the lead officer’s report. The file, “Imposition of Covid-19 Roster – London Underground (LUL8/2), is to be linked to this file. The NEC applauds …