Kings Cross Station – tube strike

It's often hard to make out what is going on in an industrial dispute.  By the time you get to a strike there have already been hundreds of hours of negotiation.  The traditional media adopts a bored indifference and it's quite tricky to drill down to what the participants see as the issues first hand.

IMG_0195 At the station for an early train today and i managed to snap these leaflets from the picket line to give one side of the story and found a link to a TfL statement giving their side of the story. Also TfL's strike information page for travellers is here.

I am not looking to kick off a debate in the comments on the merits of strikes etc  – just trying to make some direct information available.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IMG_0195

About William Perrin

Active in Kings Cross London and South Oxfordshire, founder of Talk About Local, helping people find a voice online and a trustee of The Indigo Trust , Good Things Foundation and ThreeSixtyGiving as well as Connect8.
This entry was posted in Current Affairs. Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Kings Cross Station – tube strike

  1. Stuart says:

    I saw Bob Crow this morning at a picket line in front of King’s Cross station. He got berated by passers-by. He had to walk off and complete his media statements and interviews at Euston.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s