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#luas strike

# luas-strike - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

'You'll look like a God': How people thought the Luas dispute could be solved

Here’s what members of the public thought about the strike – one of the biggest talking points of 2016.

# luas-strike - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Dublin City Council backs call for new Luas trams to be automated

The councillor behind the motion said it doesn’t mean drivers will be fired.

# luas-strike - Saturday 21 May, 2016

"We're looking for a fair slice of the company we've helped build"

Luas drivers speak about their long-running dispute.

# luas-strike - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

How did it come to this?: The many twists of the never-ending Luas strike

The ongoing Luas dispute continues to cause headaches for commuters, with more strikes planned.

# luas-strike - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Shane Ross says he won't use the state's chequebook to solve Luas dispute

The new transport minister also said he’s ‘not particularly proud’ of his Fine Gael past.

# luas-strike - Friday 13 May, 2016

The Luas is shut down again today, but is there any hope of a resolution?

Both sides of the dispute have firmly dug their heels in.

# luas-strike - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Don't forget - there's another Luas strike tomorrow

The company has also written to staff urging them to reconsider their industrial action.

# luas-strike - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Luas drivers' strike set to impact on Leaving Cert students

The June strikes will be four hour affairs, rather than day-long stoppages.

# luas-strike - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Luas user? Remember that drivers are striking again today

Siptu members at the company are taking action for better pay and conditions.

# luas-strike - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

Transdev says it will start docking Luas drivers' pay during strikes

Pay will be docked as much as 10% strikes continue.

# luas-strike - Monday 25 April, 2016

Luas talks break down after company rejects 26.5% pay claim

The deal will include a €750 payment at the end of this year.

# luas-strike - Monday 18 April, 2016

Luas strike scheduled for this weekend called off

Trade union Siptu has cancelled the 48-hour work stoppage.

# luas-strike - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

All-out strike 'seriously on the agenda' for Luas workers as dispute escalates

The Luas dispute has escalated significantly over the past number of days.

# luas-strike - Thursday 7 April, 2016

'Most people don't support us but no transport dispute is ever popular'

Siptu defends its announcement of further strike action in the absence of an agreement with Luas management.

# luas-strike - Friday 1 April, 2016

'I won’t be told by anybody that I’m biased' - Luas strike mediator hits back at Jack O'Connor

Workplace Relations Commission chief Kieran Mulvey and Siptu head O’Connor have been trading barbs today over the Luas strikes.

# luas-strike - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Siptu isn't happy that Transdev's top boss came from the UK but didn't meet workers

More work stoppage are scheduled for this weekend.

# luas-strike - Saturday 26 March, 2016

FactCheck: Are Luas drivers really paid more than junior doctors?’s FactCheck is back. And we’re stepping into the country’s biggest argument at the moment.

# luas-strike - Friday 25 March, 2016

Paschal Donohoe declines to comment on proposed entry-level pay cut for Luas drivers

Dublin’s Luas service will grind to a halt on Easter Sunday and Monday after tram staff rejected a new pay deal.

# luas-strike - Monday 7 March, 2016

Strikes still set to go ahead after Luas talks end without agreement

The next strike is planned for St Patrick’s Day.

# luas-strike - Friday 19 February, 2016

Luas drivers accused of 'putting a gun to the head' of Workplace Relations Commission

The fourth day of strike action is taking place today, with widespread disruption for commuters across Dublin.

# luas-strike - Thursday 18 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Dublin cafe has been making the most of the Luas strikes Taking Over

Will you be walking to work today? No end in sight as Luas strikes enter day 3

Neither side of the dispute has met with the other to resolve the issue after last week’s strikes.

# luas-strike - Monday 15 February, 2016

Luas workers to strike on St Patrick's Day

Services were stopped for 48 hours earlier this week.

# luas-strike - Friday 12 February, 2016

Luas strike: Another stressful day for commuters, as Hailo demand surges

Regular Luas commuters are taking to buses, taxis, bicycles and cars to make it to work

# luas-strike - Sunday 31 January, 2016

Why can't this guy just get angry and sort out the Luas strike?

Paschal Donohoe has been criticised for his hands-off approach to the various public transport disputes.

# luas-strike - Friday 22 January, 2016

Luas drivers say they're definitely going on strike next month

“The company failed to show any initiative in the effort to find an agreed resolution to the dispute,” the union said.