Rail strike still on track as talks hit the buffers

Planned industrial action could still go ahead after negotiations ground to a halt in the early hours

22nd October, 2015
Strike threat still real Pic: RollingNews.ie

Crunch talks to avert a three-hour strike by train drivers on Friday will continue today.

Negotiations between Iarnrod Éireann chiefs and the trade unions Siptu and NBRU ended at 3.15am after more than 12 hours at the table.

The stand-off at the Workplace Relations Commission is due to resume at 11.30am.

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