Eurostar workers to strike on two August weekends

Eurostar workers to strike on two August weekends

  Rail workers on Eurostar trains linking Britain to continental Europe via the Channel Tunnel will strike for a total of seven days in August because of a long-running dispute over work-life balance, Britain’s RMT rail union said on Wednesday. The RMT said the strike action would take place in two blocks over two weekends, […]

Eurostar, Thalys resume train service at Gare du Nord in Paris after fire

Eurostar, Thalys resume train service at Gare du Nord in Paris after fire

Rail services from Paris’ central Gare du Nord, including Eurostar and Thalys trains, resumed late Tuesday several hours after traffic was paralysed by a transformer fire, authorities said. The station is a main commuter hub notably serving London and Brussels, as well as Germany and the Netherlands. “Power has been restored and traffic will gradually […]