Irish Rail Workers Are Going On Strike

Irish Rail Workers Are Going On Strike
Stephen Murphy
Stephen Murphy

20 Oct 2017

Update: 16.20

It's been confirmed Irish Rail workers are going on strike for 5 days.

They will be 24 hour strikes on 1st, 7th, 14th and 23rd of November as well as 8th of December.

The announcement comes after unions and management at Irish Rail failed to reach a deal on pay.

Members with SIPTU and the NBRU voted by a massive majority in favour of industrial action.

The Tuesday 7th November is the same date Picture This play the 3Arena while the 14th is the date of the Ireland v Denmark World Cup play-off at the Aviva.