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#Strike

# strike - Monday 22 May, 2017

Largest Bus Éireann union votes to accept Labour Court recommendations

Their acceptance means that no further strike action is likely at the service in the near-future.

# strike - Friday 12 May, 2017

Bus Éireann staff vote to accept Labour Court recommendations

Siptu and Unite staff have voted to accept the recommendations.

# strike - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Public sector workers should pay more into pensions, government told

Teachers, gardaí and nurses have all voted in favour of industrial action in the past year.

# strike - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Dublin Bus drivers expected to vote in favour of 'sympathy strike' with Bus Éireann

The Bus Éireann strike is now in its 20th day.

# strike - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

'It certainly must stick in the craw of the workers' - Shane Ross lambasted for photo of night out with Amanda Brunker

Talks aimed at bringing the Bus Éireann strike to an end broke down this morning.

# strike - Friday 7 April, 2017

Light at the end of the tunnel? Bus Éireann talks to resume tomorrow morning

Both sides were up all night last night trying to reach an agreement.

# strike - Monday 3 April, 2017

NBRU gets legal letter from CIÉ group over wildcat action

Individual strike members have indicated that further ‘wildcat’ action could happen again.

# strike - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Michael O'Leary says Shane Ross is 'playing a blinder' in bus dispute

The Ryanair CEO said Ross is right to not get involved.

# strike - Friday 31 March, 2017

School bus drivers to be asked if they want to join strike action

Bus Éireann workers have been striking for eight days now – but school services hadn’t been affected.

Bus Éireann strikes show 'contempt' for the public: Businesses hit out at dispute

Commuters have faced chaos as Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services have been cancelled.

As it happened: Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services return to normal after rush hour chaos

Hundreds of thousands of passengers were affected by this morning’s cancellations.

Poll: Do you support the secondary picketing in the Bus Éireann strike? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you support the secondary picketing in the Bus Éireann strike?

It’s affecting Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services.

# strike - Thursday 30 March, 2017

'I can't get to work': Here's how the Bus Éireann strikes have been affecting you

“If this was a strike in Dublin everything would have been sorted a lot quicker,” one of TheJournal.ie’s commenters said.

# strike - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Shane Ross says he 'has no ministerial magic wand' that will solve Bus Éireann crisis

Shane Ross answered questions before the Oireachtas Transport committee this afternoon.

'We expected nothing more from the Blueshirts': Hundreds of bus drivers march through Dublin

Speakers repeatedly called on Shane Ross to take action to end the bitter dispute at the transport operator.

Open Thread: How is the Bus Éireann strike affecting you?

Tell us in the comments.

Irish Rail and Dublin Bus could face delays as Bus Éireann strike comes to Leinster House

It has not yet been confirmed if rail and Dublin bus workers will attend today’s protest.

# strike - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Over half of people don't support the Bus Éireann strike

A new poll found that the majority of people do not support the striking workers.

# strike - Monday 27 March, 2017

Dublin Bus and Irish Rail workers to ballot for industrial action

Bus Éireann has released a statement urging all employees to engage with management to prevent the company becoming insolvent.

Bus Éireann strike day 4: Irish Rail services running fully as unions call for minister to intervene

The rail service said all trains are running normally this morning.

# strike - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Bus Éireann strike latest: Heavy traffic reported on many routes this afternoon

The all-out strike is now in its second day.

# strike - Friday 24 March, 2017

'I've no other choices in life. It's all I know how to do': Bus Éireann staff fear the worst

Workers are trying to keep their spirits up but the outlook is bleak for Bus Éireann.

Major disruption to Irish Rail services as some workers refuse to pass Bus Éireann picket

There are significant effects for services in Cork, in particular.

Poll: Do you support the strike by Bus Éireann workers? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you support the strike by Bus Éireann workers?

An all-out strike began at midnight.

# strike - Thursday 23 March, 2017

All-out Bus Éireann strike to begin at midnight

School bus routes will not be included in the strike.

# strike - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

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.

# strike - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Strike4Repeal: Ireland's pro-choice marchers made international headlines The World Is Watching This post contains videos

Strike4Repeal: Ireland's pro-choice marchers made international headlines

BBC, CNN and the Huffington Post were among the outlets to cover it.

# strike - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge "Mo chorp, mo rogha"- O'Connell Bridge brought to a standstill by the Strike 4 Repeal Strike 4 Repeal

"Mo chorp, mo rogha"- O'Connell Bridge brought to a standstill by the Strike 4 Repeal

The Strike 4 Repeal has taken over Ireland.

# strike - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Opinion: 'Taxpayers who earn significantly less than Bus Éireann drivers are being asked to foot the bill'

If the Minister concedes to the unions’ demands, it will set a dangerous precedent, writes Paddy Smyth.

# strike - Monday 27 February, 2017

Bus Éireann staff to begin indefinite strike from Monday

In a statement released this afternoon, the company says that the decision comes as talks with unions at the Workplace Relations Committee have failed.

# strike - Saturday 25 February, 2017

'It's very frustrating' - Union not happy with Tesco anti-strike ad campaign

Strike action at Tesco stores has been suspended temporarily to facilitate negotiations.

# strike - Friday 24 February, 2017

Bus Éireann workers told to 'prepare for protracted strike'

Siptu has put its members at the company on strike notice. HSE workers however, have cancelled impending industrial action.

# strike - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Tesco wants union to end 'reckless' strike as number of striking workers grows to 2,000

The union, however, says it is not stopping after workers in Sligo town voted to join the action.

# strike - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Tesco: 'This dispute is about our need to compete'

By Monday, 2,000 Tesco workers will be on the picket line, according to the trade union Mandate.

# strike - Friday 17 February, 2017

Firefighters in Dublin have voted to go as far as striking

The issue revolves around what members feel is a lack of ambulance resources.

# strike - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Mandate and Tesco agree to 'without prejudice' talks with a view to ending ongoing strike

The eight Tesco stores affected by the strike are set to be joined by another eight more tomorrow.

Strike4Repeal to stage walkout on 8 March

A number of businesses will also support their staff in walking out.

# strike - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

What on earth is Project Black? And why are Irish unions so worried about it?

Ahead of today’s projected strike in eight stores, Tesco’s controversial Project Black has the unions’ hackles up.

# strike - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Tesco is 'shocked' at unions suggesting that members 'shop with their conscience'

‘Indefinite’ industrial action is due to begin at some Tesco stores from Tuesday 14 February.

Management operating Cheestrings production line during strike at Kerry Group plant

Employees at the plant are currently engaging in their third 24-hour work stoppage.

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