ScotRail announces reduced timetable as trade unions reject pay offer

ScotRail announces reduced timetable as trade unions reject pay offer

ScotRail says that fewer train drivers than normal are currently available for overtime or rest-day work and has had to introduce a reduced timetable. According to ScotRail, the temporary timetable changes will give the travelling public more reliable services and are a much better alternative to sudden service cancellations, which would be unavoidable if the normal timetable were to continue in the present circumstances. For several weeks, the train operator has held pay discussions with the rail trade unions, ASLEF, …