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The 10-11 June strike by members of the RMT union on the London Underground has won gains on all three of the fronts it addressed.
London Underground previously wanted a five-year pay deal. It shifted to offering a two-year option, and has now agreed to up it to RPI plus 1.5% in the first year (from 1%) and RPI plus 0.5% in the second.
The RMT has secured jobs or job offers for all RMT members facing compulsory redundancy. The union has also secured improvements to the attendance procedures. For example, the