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Second week of travel misery as French railway workers continue strike

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Second week of travel misery as French railway workers continue strike

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France’s longest rail dispute in years is entering its second week after the government refused to back down on reforms.

Plans to unite the SNCF train operator with the RFF railway network are bitterly opposed by unions who fear job losses.

The reforms is to be debated in parliament this week.

Despite the transport chaos, students who begin sitting their baccalaureate exams on Monday will be given priority places on packed trains and buses. .