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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.

Fury after Royal Mail bosses run to the courts to try and block a post workers’ strike

08 November 2019
Postal workers are fuming after Royal Mail bosses ran to the courts on Friday to try and block a national strike.

Post strikes could be called soon in fight against Royal Mail bosses

05 November 2019
Postal workers in Royal Mail could soon set a date for national strikes—with the potential for action during the election period and in the run-up to Christmas.

Revealed—Royal Mail is recruiting strikebreakers

24 October 2019
Bosses at Royal Mail are recruiting a scab workforce of thousands to try and break a coming national strike.

Post workers ready to fight

22 October 2019
Postal workers are working to build support for a possible national strike in Royal Mail following an astonishing strike vote last week.

Postal workers’ strike coming at Royal Mail after huge vote for action

15 October 2019
Workers in Royal Mail are gearing up for a major battle after posting a stunning vote in favour of national strikes.

Steel workers march in Newport AND unions round up

15 October 2019
eCourier workers who are members of the Independent Workers’ Union of Great Britain (IWGB), struck for two days from last Thursday.

Bootle anti-racist postal walkout ends after bosses use strikebreakers and injunction

09 October 2019
An unofficial strike over alleged racism and victimisation has ended after Royal Mail bosses used strikebreakers and a court injunction.

More post workers join unofficial walkout over racism and victimisation

04 October 2019
Hundreds of postal workers at a major Royal Mail hub have joined an unofficial strike over racism and victimisation.

Unofficial post walkout in Merseyside in anti-racist solidarity with Muslim worker

02 October 2019
Postal workers in Merseyside walked out on unofficial strike on Wednesday over claims a manager made a racist comment to a Muslim worker.

Postal workers fight back against Royal Mail with strong strike ballot campaign

01 October 2019
Postal workers are going all out to win a strike ballot and then resist attacks from their Royal Mail bosses.

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