Category: Press Release

Letter to Trade Unions 27th February & Proposal to Close Route X7 and the Consequential Knock-on Effect to Staff Currently Operating this Service

letter to Ken Bryan final version Mr Ken Bryan Acting Human Resources Manager Bus Éireann Broadstone Dublin 7 3rd March 2017 Re: Letter to Trade Unions 27th February & Proposal to Close Route X7 and the Consequential Knock-on Effect to Staff Currently Operating this Service. Dear Sir I refer to the above and our concern […]

NBRU: Members Advised to Prepare for The Mother off All Public Transport Disputes

[ezcol_1quarter]Quarter Column[/ezcol_1quarter] [ezcol_1quarter]Quarter Column[/ezcol_1quarter] [ezcol_1half_end]Half Column[/ezcol_1half_end]Mother of all Transport disputes NBRU Press Release on WRC Talks   NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU: Members Advised to Prepare for The Mother off All Public Transport Disputes. General Secretary warns that the timeframe for bus Éireann resolution is fast approaching the point of no return. General Secretary Dermot O’Leary […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

NBRU Press Release: Talks adjourned for the night; prospects not good for a resolution.

20th February 2017 talks adjourned press release 20th February 2017 NBRU PRESS RELEASE NBRU warns of major difficulty reaching agreement at Bus Éireann following WRC talk’s adjournment General Secretary Dermot O’Leary said: “Bus Éireann management have made the task of achieving a resolution to the Expressway crisis even more difficult as a result of the […]