Southern strikes – Transport Focus response
05 December 2016
Commenting on the strike action on Southern Rail beginning tomorrow, Tuesday 6 December, Transport Focus’s chief executive, Anthony Smith said:
“Passengers will be angry that strike action is happening again, causing yet more disruption on Southern services. It results in considerable uncertainty and inconvenience for people travelling on this part of the network, particularly in the run up to Christmas.
“It is vital that all parties in this dispute sit around the table to bring the services back to normal as soon as possible. The imperative is even stronger given further strikes of both drivers and conductors are planned for next week and over the holiday period.”
Passengers are urged to check the details of their journeys before they travel on the following