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The Bus Éireann strike begins today - here's how to get around
A nationwide indefinite strike begins from midnight tonight.
All-out Bus Éireann strike to begin at midnight
School bus routes will not be included in the strike.
Bus Éireann crisis talks fail - now management must make a decision quickly
An all-out indefinite strike is almost inevitable now that negotiations have collapsed.
All-out strike at Bus Éireann back on the cards as talks collapse
The talks had been going for seven days.
The Bus Éireann strike planned for Monday has been called off
Both the NBRU and Siptu will enter talks at the Workplace Relations Commission from Monday.
Unions accuse Bus Éireann of 'seeking to collapse talks' around averting strike
A strike action scheduled for today was cancelled after a breakthrough at the WRC last Wednesday.
Dublin Bus to ballot for strike action
Bus Éireann have already announced strike action in two weeks’ time.
Union bosses meet with TDs as Bus Éireann industrial action remains on the cards
Bus Éireann has warned of 2,600 job losses
Bus Éireann workers reject latest plan as two unions threaten strike action
SIPTU has called the latest plan presented to workers as “horrendous and totally unacceptable”.
'Counterproductive' - union dismayed at cash-strapped Bus Éireann's plans to cut overtime
The dire financial situation at the State-owned bus company is such that it could be declared insolvent within 18 months.
Jobs still under threat but Bus Éireann says it will keep Expressway services
Bus Éireann is facing insolvency within the next two years after a period of heavy losses.
Unions 'dismayed and angry' about Bus Éireann's approach to pay talks
Earlier, Transport Minister Shane Ross said the company’s financial situation is “fairly bleak”.
Over half of people don't support Dublin Bus drivers' strike
A poll conducted by RTÉ’s Claire Byrne Live and Amárach Research has found that 54% of people don’t support the drivers.
Bus Éireann may face industrial action as workers told there's no hope of pay rise
Today management revealed its Expressway service is continuing to haemorrhage money and would require restructuring measures.
Union says asking Dublin Bus workers to cancel strike on day of All-Ireland replay is 'insulting'
NBRU’s Dermot O’Leary said if negotiations don’t place before 1 October drivers’ resolve will have hardened.
"It is a pain because I had to get up earlier and then I have to last the whole day in school."
Dublin commuters are being hit by the bus strike.
Free Culture Night buses around Dublin city won't run because of strike action
Dublin Bus has a long association with the arts event, and is described as its Transport Partner.
FactCheck: Does this Dublin Bus drivers' leaflet stand up to scrutiny?
We got out the red pen on a leaflet circulated by Dublin Bus driver unions ahead of tomorrow’s strike action.
A 'no fares day' strike might be on the cards, but it's happened before
Back in 2004, for one day.
Dublin Bus drivers mightn't go on strike but instead take 'no fares' from commuters
Drivers at the NBRU have voted for industrial action.
Dublin Bus drivers reject 8.25% pay increase
That means a strike could be on the table.
Labour Court recommends Dublin Bus workers get a lot less than 30% pay claim
That could mean more bus strikes.
Dublin Bus workers are looking for a 30% pay rise in line with Luas staff
The NBRU said that drivers have not ruled out industrial action in pursuit of their claim.
Will there be a summer of strikes? There's trouble brewing on several fronts
2016 has not been a good year for industrial relations.
Irish Rail threatens unions with legal action after drivers refuse to train new recruits
The company says they are breaching their contracts, but unions say participation in training is voluntary.
Poll: Do you sympathise with the pay demands of the Luas and Irish Rail workers?
Workers at Irish Rail have followed their Luas compatriots’ lead in demanding hikes in pay of up to 25%.
Talks aim to avert Dart stoppages after drivers back strike over 10-minute service
The two sides of the dispute disagree over whether plans for a more frequent service constitute a productivity issue.
Dublin Bus drivers WILL be allowed to keep on listening to their radios
Bus drivers had been set to boycott the Port Tunnel over the transistor radio ban.
Dublin Bus drivers to ditch Port Tunnel if they can't listen to their radios
Last week Dublin Bus announced “zero tolerance” measures which will see drivers disciplined for using electronic devices, including FM radios, while driving.
People had very mixed feelings about the rail strike being called off
Trains ran as normal – just with fewer people on them…
Rail strike talks continue into the night
The three-hour work stoppage was expected to hit thousands.
Unions livid that Irish Rail preemptively briefed reporters on collapsing talks
Siptu and the NBRU have blamed Iarnród Éireann management for the breakdown of negotiations.
Rush-hour train strike next week set to go ahead as talks break down
The action will also take place the following weekend.
Another train strike on the cards as Irish Rail unions vote for industrial action
The two unions will meet on Thursday to decide what form the action will take.
Ireland's railways could be the next up for privatisation...
The government is reportedly coming under pressure from the Union’s competition branch to put our rail services out to international tender.
Can talks prevent the next bus strike, or is the situation 'out of control'?
Further talks between unions and management are due to be held today.
Take the bus? Expect some travel headaches coming up to the May bank holiday
A protest will take place on 1 May.
Threat of national bus and train strike looms
Talks broke down today.
Bus Éireann will meet with workers over 'unprecedented' pay rise hiatus.... eventually
The company said it will meet with staff from the National Bus and Rail Union in due course’.
Privatisation of bus routes stalled to allow for further talks with unions
Both Siptu and the NBRU are opposed to the move.