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Scotland: SIG workers three day strike from Christmas.

Sattelites and Signals.

Signal workers in Scotland are to stage a three-day strike from Christmas Eve in a row over career progression.

The Rail Maritime and Transport union said its members based at the West of Scotland signalling centre will walk out for 72 hours from 5.59am on 24 December until 5.58am on 27 December.

The union claimed Network Rail managers had “ripped up” longstanding arrangements under which staff were slotted into a post when it becomes vacant.

The RMT general secretary, Bob Crow, said:READ MORE HERE