Disgraced Rail Firm Threatens Jobs Massacre
Conductor ultimatum as Southern provokes angry backlash on strikes
SOUTHERN Rail bosses poured fuel on their fiery dispute with staff yesterday, threatening to sack them if they don’t agree to worse jobs.
The rail privateer said it would cull its onboard conductors if they did not sign contracts as onboard supervisors by midday on Friday.
The threat followed a humiliating own goal by the bungling operator earlier yesterday when it tried to get commuters to gang up on workers striking to protect jobs and safety.
Posting an image headlined “Let’s Strike Back” on social media, Southern asked... read more
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