Strikes will continue during ballot on Friday and Saturday

More than 3,100 National Express West Midlands bus drivers will vote tomorrow and Saturday on an improved offer put forward by the company, Unite, the UK’s leading union, said today (Thursday).

Strike action will continue while the ballot is held, with the results known on Saturday. 

Unite national lead officer Onay Kasab said: “Following negotiations today, National Express put forward an improved pay offer which will be put to our members in a vote over the next two days. Unite will be making no further comments during the ballot period.”


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Unite is Britain and Ireland’s largest union with members working across all sectors of the economy. The general secretary is Sharon Graham.