West Midlands Railway has reached an agreement with the National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT) to settle a trade dispute regarding the role of senior conductors on new trains. A conductor will be retained on every train.
This means that no further strike action will take place.
However, this agreement has come too late to withdraw Saturday’s amended timetable as the national deadline for short-notice changes has passed. Future schedules being amended to ensure a full Saturday service is reinstated from 14th December, including Advance ticket quotas