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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.

Letters—British Gas is driving down our wages to boost profits

17 September 2019
I’m writing on behalf of my colleagues from British Gas. British Gas sells energy and mechanical services.

Post workers in Devon walk out over ‘bully’ boss

23 July 2019
Postal workers at a Royal Mail delivery office in Devon walked out on unofficial strike on Wednesday of last week.

Royal Mail strikes against bullying

26 February 2019
Postal workers at Royal Mail delivery offices in Manchester and Bangor, Northern Ireland, have struck against management behaviour

Unofficial walkout by Postal workers in Glasgow

12 February 2019
Postal workers at a Royal Mail delivery office in Glasgow struck unofficially

Royal Mail workers in Southend deliver a strike threat to bosses

05 February 2019
Workers at one of Royal Mail’s largest workplaces have agreed to ballot for industrial action if they don’t get a review into management’s “bullying culture”.

Threat of walkout delivers win for victimised postal worker

01 January 2019
Postal workers in Bristol have won justice for a sacked colleague

Post office workers could deliver a Christmas strike

27 November 2018
Crown Post Office workers were to begin balloting for strikes on Christmas Eve from Friday of this week.

GMB backs off from DPD couriers strike

27 November 2018
Delivery firm DPD has used legal threats to push the GMB union away from a strike

Four-day unofficial post walkout gets results

20 November 2018
Postal workers at a Royal Mail delivery office in Hamilton, near Glasgow, staged a four-day unofficial strike over bosses’ bullying and harassment.

Strikes fuel Royal Mail bosses’ crisis

12 November 2018
The latest unofficial strike by postal workers last week came amid a tumultuous few days for Royal Mail, including the forced resignation of a top boss.

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