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​GTR invites RMT for dispute talks next week

Press Releases   •   Feb 03, 2017 21:47 GMT

The chief executive of GTR, parent company of Southern, has this morning invited the RMT union for face-to-face talks next week to try and settle their dispute.

​Improved compensation for Thameslink and Great Northern passengers

Press Releases   •   Dec 02, 2016 14:24 GMT

Fares on Thameslink and Great Northern will rise by an average of 1.8% next year, in line with the annual increase of other train operators, but the good news is they will benefit from an enhanced compensation scheme for delays.

​Southern restores more services to timetable

Press Releases   •   Oct 20, 2016 21:31 BST

Southern Railway has announced it will restore 63 more services to the timetable, including the full West London Line timetable and 34 West Coastway services to destinations such as Hove, Bognor, Barnham and Worthing next Monday (October 24).

​GTR calls on RMT union to ask members to vote on deal as more defy strike

Press Releases   •   Oct 17, 2016 21:34 BST

On the eve of another damaging three-day strike by the RMT on Southern, Govia Thameslink Railway has called on the union to suspend strikes and hold a referendum of its members to allow them to decide for themselves whether they want to accept its 8-point offer plus £2,000 lump sum per person which is back on the table.