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GWRC’s select committee denials "Trump-like"

Thursday, 27 September 2018, 1:43 pm | Wellington Tramways Union

GWRC’s select committee denials "Trump-like" Tramways Union Wellington media release 27 September 2018 More >>

Bus drivers welcome select committee hearing

Wednesday, 26 September 2018, 4:09 pm | Wellington Tramways Union

Wellington’s bus drivers are welcoming tomorrow’s select committee hearing into the Wellington bus fiasco and hope MPs can get the Greater Wellington Regional Council to answer questions that have been put to them repeatedly by drivers over the past ... More >>

Wellington bus drivers vote to strike

Wednesday, 26 September 2018, 2:14 pm | Wellington Tramways Union

Hundreds of Wellington region bus drivers have voted for an ongoing strike at any and all of the region’s public transport bus companies that have not settled a collective employment agreement by October 23. More >>

Union welcomes commitment to bargain over Bus fiasco

Tuesday, 24 July 2018, 2:49 pm | Wellington Tramways Union

Tramways Union has welcomed Tranzit’s agreement to bargain over the Wellington bus dispute and has set a date to meet for negotiations this Friday. More >>

Wellington bus drivers strike over unsafe conditions

Friday, 20 July 2018, 5:43 pm | Wellington Tramways Union

Wellington bus drivers strike over unsafe conditions, lack of negotiations Wellington Tramways Union media release - 20 July, 2018 More >>

Bus drivers welcome Labour’s FPA policy

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 3:27 pm | Wellington Tramways Union

The Fair Pay Agreements proposed by Labour can’t come quick enough for bus drivers facing an average pay cut of $200 a week under the Greater Wellington Regional Council’s re-tendering of bus services. More >>

Wellington Buses stop for do-not-sign pledge

Thursday, 25 May 2017, 4:42 pm | Wellington Tramways Union

Hundreds of bus drivers met in Wellington today to decide how they’re going to fight back against a Council decision that threatens to slash their pay. More >>

Resignation as President of Wellington Tramways Union

Wednesday, 28 March 2012, 8:59 am | Wellington Tramways Union

At a meeting of the Wellington Tramways Union today I announced that I would be resigning from the position later this year. I have been offered a position in the PSA (Public Service Association) as a full time Organiser. In two weeks I will be resigning as ... More >>

Letter to Steven Joyce Regarding Buses and Earthquakes

Tuesday, 29 March 2011, 5:50 pm | Wellington Tramways Union

The recent disasters in Christchurch & Japan have highlighted some growing disquiet around the situation facing the travelling public and our members in Wellington. More >>

Tramways Union concerned about Manners St

Friday, 26 November 2010, 5:02 pm | Wellington Tramways Union

The Wellington Tramways Union is concerned about the design of Manners St in central Wellington, which is due to open to city bus services this Sunday. The Tramways Union represents the majority of bus drivers in the Wellington region. More >>

Tramways Union Survey GWR Council Candidates

Wednesday, 6 October 2010, 9:59 am | Wellington Tramways Union

The Wellington Branch of the Tramways Union have surveyed candidates in the 2010 election for the Greater Wellington Regional Council. The survey ask questions about the current tendering process carried out by the Regional Council, and concerns the ... More >>

Picket Of Mana Coach Services Drivers: 31.08.2010

Sunday, 29 August 2010, 2:47 pm | Wellington Tramways Union

The Wellington Tramways union as part of on-going industrial action at Mana Coach services will be holding a picket at the Paraparaumu Railway Station at Midday Tuesday August 31st. More >>

Tramways Union Accepts 11.5% Pay Increase

Sunday, 22 August 2010, 11:37 am | Wellington Tramways Union

The Wellington Branch of the Tramways union voted to accept the NZ Bus Pay offer of 11.5% at a stopwork meeting of bus drivers yesterday. Mana Coach Services still haven't improved their offer to drivers and face industrial action. More >>

Tramways Union opposes attacks on workers' rights

Tuesday, 20 July 2010, 11:49 am | Wellington Tramways Union

The Tramways Union joins other New Zealand unions in opposing attacks on industrial laws announced by the government over the weekend. More >>

Notice of Industrial Action - Wellington Tramways

Saturday, 24 April 2010, 10:57 am | Wellington Tramways Union

The Tramways Union and Manufacturing and Construction Workers Union have given notice to City Line [Valley Flyer] Go Wellington and Mana Coach Services of a strike by Union members on Wednesday 28th April. More >>

Drivers oppose increase to GST

Tuesday, 9 March 2010, 11:07 am | Wellington Tramways Union

Bus drivers unanimously opposed any increase to GST at the stopwork meeting of the Wellington Tramways Union yesterday. More >>

Mana Coach Services attempt to sue Tramways Union

Sunday, 31 January 2010, 3:46 pm | Wellington Tramways Union

Mana Coach Service are attempting to sue the Wellington Tramways Union for an article published in a union newsletter in mid 2009 (see the article below). More >>

Open Letter to General Manager Operations, NZ Bus

Monday, 12 October 2009, 10:16 am | Wellington Tramways Union

I’m sure it will come as no surprise to you that the Wellington Branch of the New Zealand Tramways Union condemns the NZ Bus lockout of Auckland bus drivers. Members of the Auckland Tramways Union and the three other unions that are involved with ... More >>

Wellington Bus drivers ratify offer

Wednesday, 8 October 2008, 10:28 am | Wellington Tramways Union

Wellington Tramways Union members at Go Wellington have voted to accept a two-year pay deal which includes increases of 7.5% and 3.5% for the first and second year respectively and a $300 one-off payment. More >>

Bus drivers welcome end of lockout

Thursday, 25 September 2008, 5:32 pm | Wellington Tramways Union

The Wellington Tramways Union welcomes GO Wellington's decision to lift the lockout of 300 bus drivers but says its campaign for a living wage will continue. More >>

 

 

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