Tube staff offered £850 bonus to work Olympics

Quote of the day: 'Clearly moving from offering nothing to the latest offer of £850 is a massive shift. The offer will now be considered.' RMT union general secretary Bob Crow is magnanimous as he receives the latest bonus offer from London Underground. The union demanded restitution for Tube workers after it was revealed that annual leave has been 'severely restricted' or even banned during London 2012.

by Rebecca Burn-Callander
Last Updated: 11 Mar 2014

Unfortunately for commuters travelling through the east end, there will be no cash sweetener to make up for the predicted delays, over-crowding and sudden cancellations.


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