Serious transportation strikes looming for London, UK, July 8 through 12, 2015

All four unions have called for a 24-hour strike that will completely shut down the Tube network in London. Workers will strike on Wednesday, July 8, at 6:30 pm, and another group of workers will walk out at 9:30 pm.

Also, rail workers voted on Friday to strike for five days starting July 12. Some union members will walk out from 17:00 on July 12, and will also ban overtime over the weekend of July 10-12. Rail and Maritime Transport members will also join the 24-hour strike by the London Underground drivers' union on July.

At this time, negotiations are deadlocked with no sign of resolution.

Advice For Travellers

Expect serious transportation disruption during this strike and make alternate plans if possible.

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