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Postal workers leave work in Barnsley over Covid-19 safety fears

24 June 2020
Royal Mail postal workers in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, left their workplace on Monday over coronavirus safety fears.

Bridgwater postal workers walkout over manager’s attacks

09 June 2020
Postal workers in Bridgwater, Somerset, walked out unofficially on Thursday of last week and voted to stay out on Friday.

Royal Mail boss Rico Back bows out - but fight to defend workers is not over

15 May 2020
Royal Mail’s hated chief executive Rico Back suddenly resigned on Friday—two weeks after workers delivered him a humiliating blow.

Workers’ anger forces Royal Mail bosses into retreat

02 May 2020
Royal Mail bosses have backed off from a major attack on jobs and working conditions

Royal Mail bosses ‘declare war’ on postal workers with major assault on jobs

30 April 2020
National strikes in Royal Mail could be back on the cards

Police riot van arrives after Royal Mail workers oppose management

23 April 2020
Bosses at a Royal Mail mail centre called the police after two workers refused to cooperate with bosses’ “unreasonable” demands.

Post workers strike in Suffolk over coronavirus safety fears

21 April 2020
Postal workers in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, walked out briefly on Friday of last week over coronavirus health and safety fears.

Four work stoppages by postal workers over coronavirus safety fears

12 April 2020
Union rep says 'If people don’t feel safe they should remove themselves from the building"

It is no time for a truce with bullying post bosses

24 March 2020
Walkouts by postal workers on Monday in Bridgwater in Somerset and Southwark in south London underlined the angry mood among post workers.

Final week to win massive strike vote in Royal Mail

10 March 2020
Royal Mail workers are campaigning hard to win a national strike ballot by the biggest majority possible.

Post workers begin ballot in vital battle

03 March 2020
Royal Mail postal workers began their second national strike ballot in recent months on Tuesday in a momentous battle over jobs, conditions—and the future of the industry.

Workers get vote out for Royal Mail battle

25 February 2020
Postal workers across Britain staged a fresh show of strength on Tuesday as they gear up to vote in a new national strike ballot.

Post workers ready to deliver strike vote

11 February 2020
Royal Mail workers are gearing up for a second national strike ballot, as bosses promise to steamroll ahead with attacks on jobs, pay and conditions.

Attacks at Royal Mail spark local strike votes

04 February 2020
Postal workers at Royal Mail workplaces across Britain are gearing up for local strikes after bosses pushed ahead with attacks on jobs and conditions.

Planned post walkout called off, but battle over bullying isn’t over in Bootle

21 January 2020
Postal workers in Merseyside have called off a planned strike after bosses backed down in a dispute over victimisations.

Deliver solidarity to Bootle post workers’ strikes

14 January 2020
Royal Mail workers in Merseyside were set to strike for two days from Saturday of this week against a major attack on their CWU union.

Royal Mail workers to strike to defend union rep in Bootle

07 January 2020
Postal Workers at the Bootle Delivery Office, Merseyside, are set to strike

After CWU loses court appeal over Royal Mail strikes - now start the reballot

03 December 2019
Postal workers were waiting to find out the next steps in the battle to defend their jobs and working conditions, as Socialist Worker went to press on Tuesday.

Postal workers tell bosses ‘we will not be moved’

22 November 2019
Thousands of postal workers gathered outside their workplaces on Friday to tell Royal Mail bosses they won’t back down.

Outrage after court rules against strike in Royal Mail

13 November 2019
A 97 percent Yes vote on a 76 percent turnout has been pushed aside. The best response would be to walk out anyway.

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