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UK Braces for Travel Chaos From Biggest Rail Strike in Decades

  • Rail workers hold three days of national strikes this week
  • London will also be hit by underground strike on Tuesday
Passenger trains arrive at Clapham Junction railway station in London, UK.

Passenger trains arrive at Clapham Junction railway station in London, UK.

Photographer: Chris J. Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

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The UK is on course for the worst disruption to mass transit since Margaret Thatcher was Prime Minister after efforts to avert a planned rail workers’ strike failed.