Network Rail managers accept new four per cent pay rise as Grant Shapps calls on RMT union barons to end ‘destructive’ strikes’ and agree new deal
- Transport Salaried Staffs Association said it voted to accept 4% pay increase
- Announcement was hailed by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps as ‘fantastic’
- It sparked questions as to why RMT union was not thinking about accepting
Network Rail managers have voted to accept a pay offer, their union has announced – but the RMT union is still in deadlock.
The Transport Salaried Staffs Association (TSSA) said its management grade members accepted the 4% increase in a ballot.
TSSA organising director Luke Chester said: ‘While falling short of our aspirations on basic pay, this agreement has the significant benefit of addressing…