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RMT strike action announced - September

Please see below a statement from GTR regarding the RMT’s announcement today about fresh industrial action on Southern services on Friday, 1 September and Monday, 4 September. 

Herald Column August 17th 2017

I have now become an award winning columnist. Not for what is produced by my pen alas but rather what is produced from my garden.

Local Public Consultation Decision

I was very disappointed to hear confirmation that Lancing Post Office will move to Garrett's convenience store opposite in October. 

The attached letter from the Post Office details the following:

Brexit Plans: Customs

Yesterday, Shadow International Trade Minister Bill Esterson was asked 11 times on the Today Programme – and a further 5 times on 5Live – what Labour’s plan for customs union membership is, and each time he refused to say.

CCTV in Slaughterhouses

We have some of the highest animal welfare standards in the world, and we should be rightly proud of the way in which the UK has led the way in the protection of animals.

Herald Column August 10th 2017

Rain may have almost stopped play last week but it certainly did not dull spirits. I arrived at the National Playday event on Monks Rec in Lancing last week just in time to see everyone running for cover from a sudden monsoon.

Midwives in the NHS

Since the Conservatives entered government in May 2010 we have put record funding into our special #NHS which has enabled us to hire 2,000 more NHS midwives.

Response to latest RMT letter

Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, responds to RMT letter following talks between him and the unions: 

Dear Mick,