Southern Railway to hear union's new proposals in row over conductors' role
The union at the centre of the Southern Railway dispute will table a new set of proposals during last ditch peace talks on Thursday.
Leaders of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union will meet officials from Southern and its owners Govia Thameslink Railway in another attempt to resolve the bitter row over changes to the role of conductors.
Union members are due to stage 14 days of strike action in the coming months, starting with a three-day walkout from next Tuesday.
Southern said it will run more trains than during previous strikes if next week's action goes ahead.
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