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Latest Strikes Update

January 17, 2024

    Industrial action to affect many National Rail services from Monday 29 January until Tuesday 6 February

    Route(s) affected: Various National Rail routes


    Strike action has been announced by the ASLEF Union for the following train operators on the following days:

    • Tuesday 30 January – Gatwick Express, Great Northern, South Western Railway (including Island Line), Southeastern, Southern, Thameslink
    • Wednesday 31 January – Northern, TransPennine Express
    • Friday 2 February – c2c, Greater Anglia (including Stansted Express), LNER
    • Saturday 3 February – Avanti West Coast, East Midlands Railway, London Northwestern Railway, West Midlands Railway
    • Monday 5 February – Chiltern Railways, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway


    In addition, the above train operators will have an overtime ban between Monday 29 January and Tuesday 6 February. Further details are to be confirmed.

    Last updated: 16 Jan 2024


    Source: National Rail