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Rail Strikes Suspended After Queen's Death

 Members of the public leave flowers outside Windsor Castle following the passing of Queen Elizabeth II on Sept. 8, 2022.

 Members of the public leave flowers outside Windsor Castle following the passing of Queen Elizabeth II on Sept. 8, 2022.

Photographer: Chris Jackson/Getty Images

A leading rail workers union has suspended strikes planned for next week as a result of the Queen's death.

Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union were due to walk out on September 15 and 17 in a long-running dispute over pay, jobs and conditions.