Northern to strike on Britney Spears Concert day

Workers on Northern Rail are to stage a series of fresh 24-hour strikes....affecting services in and out of Blackpool on two key dates in the calendar

The RMT Union says they'll walk out on the 25th of August.... the Saturday of the Summer bank holiday weekend.......... and the 1st September.....the day of the Britney Spears concert.

There's a further strike day on 8th September.

The union is in a continuing dispute with a number of companies over the role of guards.

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