News from East Midlands Trains

21.07.2012

East Midlands Trains/ASLEF talks - update 21 July 2012

An East Midlands Trains spokesman said: "Progressive talks were held with ASLEF on Friday afternoon and evening. We believe we have addressed the outstanding point raised by the union on the additional pensions benefits proposal and feel we have a way forward.

 

"We are waiting to hear from ASLEF whether will call off the Olympics strike action. The whole country condemned their threat of strikes during the Games. We remain hopeful that they will call off the strikes."