UK rail strikes start today

Rail strikes across the UK have begun today, Tuesday, June 21. We speak to Graeme Pickering, Senior Correspondent, The Railway Magazine; and round-up some of the latest reports from today’s strike action.

Why are the rail strikes happening?

Stations across the country are deserted

Sky News spoke to Transport Secretary, Grant Shapps

Sky News spoke to Mick Lynch, Secretary-General of RMT Union

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