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Reports round-up—Free speech on Palestine

Reports round-up—Free speech on Palestine Supporters of Paul Jonson—a Dudley council worker reportedly suspended from work after calling Israel racist—have launched a statement in his defence.

Four-day unofficial post walkout gets results

Four-day unofficial post walkout gets results 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

Strikes fuel Royal Mail bosses’ crisis 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.

Reports round up: Postal workers deliver an unofficial walkout in Wigan

Reports round up: Postal workers deliver an unofficial walkout in Wigan Postal workers at a Royal Mail delivery office in Wigan, Greater Manchester, staged an unofficial strike on Monday in defence of a sacked colleague.

Attacks on working conditions at Royal Mail

Attacks on working conditions at Royal Mail Royal Mail postal workers lost out on hundreds of pounds due to privatisation last week—and now top bosses want to give them another kicking.

Reports round up: March to remember rail strike martyrs in Llanelli

Reports round up: March to remember rail strike martyrs in Llanelli A postal workers’ union leader has responded after a series of unofficial strikes over workplace bullying and harassment at a number of Royal Mail workplaces.

Union leaders are wrong to make concessions that weaken Corbyn

18 August 2018
CWU union leader Dave Ward has spoken out in defence of Jeremy Corbyn. Others are demanding he concedes over the definition of antisemitism.

Unofficial post strikes deliver results

14 August 2018
Some 150 postal workers staged an unofficial strike at a Royal Mail delivery office In Grimsby, Lincolnshire, last Thursday.

Unofficial strike against work plan and ‘bullying’

07 August 2018
Postal workers at a Royal Mail delivery office in Plymouth staged an unofficial strike for a full day last Saturday. They didn’t return until they reached a deal on Monday.

Reports round up: Protest for fair tips at TGI Fridays

10 July 2018
Swansea postal workers ballot

Postal workers strike back against bullying management

29 June 2018
Postal workers at a Royal Mail delivery office in Ferndale, South Wales, staged an unofficial strike on Tuesday and Wednesday over problems with management.

Unions need to build real fight to stop 13,000 job cuts at BT

10 May 2018
BT, Britain’s largest telecoms company, has announced that it is slashing 13,000 jobs in an effort to boost profits. This is on top of 4,000 job cuts last year.

Reports round-up: Waste disposal walkout, Sam Hallam case and more

08 May 2018
Plus strike ballot in Carlisle tyre factor, and Virgin Media sack call centre workers

Jeremy Corbyn’s plans get the stamp of approval from CWU union

24 April 2018
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn attacked the Tories’ immigration policies in a speech to the CWU union conference in Bournemouth on Monday. And he said Labour would welcome migrants.

CWU conference shows anti-racist fight is about more than Windrush scandal

22 April 2018
 Delegates at the CWU union conference have slammed the Tories for their racist treatment of Windrush Generation migrants.

Reports round-up: Pay walkout hits Waltham Forest school

17 April 2018
Plus: Pay walkout hits Waltham Forest school, Orion workers celebrate as they win all demands and Barnsley strikes against academy bosses

Are Royal Mail workers voting for a pension scheme that won’t exist?

20 March 2018
The government could block attempts to introduce a new Royal Mail pension scheme that postal workers’ union leaders are promoting to their members

Blizzard of attacks from Royal Mail in Scotland

13 March 2018
Postal workers in Fife, Scotland, are considering a strike after bosses threatened to dock their pay

No guarantee on Royal Mail pensions says Tory minister

13 March 2018
Tory minister Guy Opperman said last week that CWU union leaders and Royal Mail bosses have a “long way to go” before they can implement a pensions agreement

Vote to reject Royal Mail deal, strikes can win more­

27 February 2018
Reps from the postal workers’ CWU union began meeting for regional briefings last week to discuss a deal to end a national dispute

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