Category: Bus Eireann

NBRU ACCUSE NTA OF TREATING RURAL IRELAND COMMUTERS AS SECOND CLASS CITIZENS

28TH February 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE Link to NBRU media clip: https://youtu.be/YNaUkyiL4tk NBRU ACCUSE NTA OF TREATING RURAL IRELAND COMMUTERS AS SECOND CLASS CITIZENS General Secretary Dermot O’Leary Said: “Following the announcement of route closures and a number of frequency reductions by Bus Éireann, the NBRU has, this evening sent elected representatives evidence of the […]

NBRU condemns the Indepentent Alliance; habitual Leinster House plinth dwellers were nowhere to be seen.”

NBRU condemns the Independent Alliance 27th February 2017 NBRU condemn the Independent Alliance   27th February 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU CONDEMNS THE INDEPENDENT ALLIANCE AND THE PROPOSED CLOSURE OF VITAL BUS SERVICES General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “the Minister and his Independent Alliance colleagues are indicted of standing idly-by and allowing the decimation of […]

NOTICE TO MEMBERS BUS ÉIREANN CRISIS UPDATE Press Reports on Potential Legal Action.

24th February 2017 NOTICE TO MEMBERS BUS ÉIREANN CRISIS UPDATE Press Reports on Potential Legal Action. Members may be aware of media reports over recent days with regard to possible legal action by the NBRU if Bus Éireann was to unilaterally cut the Contractual Terms and Conditions of Staff. Those reports cantered around a letter […]

NBRU write to the Department of Transport over the Bus Éireann crisis

Mr Graham Doyle Secretary General Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport Leeson’s Lane Dublin 2 22nd February 2017 Re: Bus Éireann Crisis Dear Sir, I refer to the above and the current impasse that has developed between Bus Éireann Management and the representative Trade Unions. You will be acutely aware that the NBRU, along with […]

NBRU write to NTA Chief Executive over the Bus Éireann crisis

Ms Anne Graham Chief Executive Officer National Transport Authority Dún Scéine Harcourt Lane Dublin 2 D02 WT20 22nd February 2017 Re: Bus Éireann Expressway Crisis Dear Ms Graham, I refer to the above issue and your comments at the Joint Oireachtas Committee this morning about concern that Bus Éireann could go out of business and […]

NBRU Accuse Bus Éireann o deliberatelyf Collapsing Talks Process. Union remain steadfastly opposed to Managements real agenda of driving a taxpayer’s owned company to the dingy shark infested waters of low wage operators

NBRU press release 21st February 2017 talks break down Talks break down final draft 21st February 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU Accuse Bus Éireann of deliberately collapsing talks process. General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “It would now appear, despite false utterances to the contrary, that Bus Éireann are not now prepared, nor equipped to engage […]

NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU calls on the Government to provide support in relation to discussions on Bus Éireann

Press release 21st February 2017 NBRU press release 21st February 2017 Government support   NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU calls on the Government to provide support in relation to discussions on Bus Éireann General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “It is quite clear at this stage that a resolution to the Expressway crisis can only be found […]