Strike at the SNCF: Three TGVs out of Five, One TER and Transilien out of Two on Wednesday

SNCF management plans three TGVs out of five, one TER and Transilien out of two, and two Intercity trains out of five, this Wednesday 22nd May, during the 21st day of strike at the SNCF. The railway traffic will again be disrupted this Wednesday 22nd May as the strike at the SNCF continues against the railway reform, management have …

SNCF Strike. Lille and Region has less than Half of Trains in Circulation, Saturday 19th May

The strike of the railwaymen at SNCF continues this Saturday 19th May, 2018. The point on the disturbances announced in Lille and in Hauts-de-France, where less than half of the trains will circulate. Traffic – Strike. After a very disturbed train traffic on Friday 18th May, 2018 , and the unions of railwaymen who stopped many trains …

SNCF Strike: 50% of TGV, TER and Transilien will Operate on Wednesday

Wednesday is the 16th day of the railway workers strike at the SNCF. Half of the TGV, TER and Transilien will circulate. Traffic forecasts. Half of the TGV, TER and Transilien will circulate Wednesday, during the 16th day of strike at SNCF against the railway reform , according to management traffic forecasts published Tuesday. There will be one in three Intercity …

SNCF Strike: “Lines will be Closed” alerts Guillaume Pépy

With the railway workers’ strike starting Monday (April 2nd), Guillaume Pépy, the head of the SNCF, is formal: very few trains will circulate and there will be “closed lines”. SNCF CEO Guillaume Pepy warned Sunday that there would be ” closed lines ” because of the strike that begins Monday , while Minister of Transport Elisabeth Borne blasted an “incomprehensible” movement. In …

Strike at the SNCF: “Very Few Trains” will Run After 7pm Monday

The SNCF advises travellers to give up the train after 7pm, Monday 2nd April, because of the strike. 36 days of disturbances are expected until the end of June. The SNCF has advised Friday travelers to forgo taking the train from 19h Monday.  Time to start a strike that “will disturb much” traffic, according to group boss Guillaume Pepy. “The strike will …

SNCF: CGT Announces a “National Demonstration” of Railway Workers on 22nd March

Philippe Martinez, leader of the CGT, announced this Friday morning a national demonstration, with a probable strike for SNCF railway workers on the 22nd March to defend their status. Philippe Martinez, leader of the CGT, announced Friday a “national demonstration” of railway workers on March 22 , to defend their “status”, questioned by a report sent Thursday to the …

SNCF: Spinetta Report Calls for End of Railway Worker’s Status

Jean-Cyril Spinetta’s SNCF report to the government on Thursday morning suggests ending the railway workers’ special status. A stripping report submitted Thursday, February 15 to Prime Minister Edouard Philippe advocates deep reforms of the SNCF , in particular a transformation into a public limited company and the end of the status of railway employee . Ordered to the former president …

Rally against the “Low Speed” Chateaubriant Rennes Line

A rally is planned for Saturday 1st July at 12.30 pm at the Chateaubriant station (Loire-Atlantique). The goal: to protest against the lack of resources deployed on the railway line Chateaubriant to Rennes, compared to other lines. While the high-speed line (LGV) Rennes-Paris was inaugurated this Saturday 1st July, another event prepares in Chateaubriant (Loire-Atlantique), as …