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.
23 October 2018
Postal workers at a Royal Mail delivery office in Wigan, Greater Manchester, staged an unofficial strike on Monday in defence of a sacked colleague.
09 October 2018
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.
21 August 2018
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.
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.
14 August 2018
Some 150 postal workers staged an unofficial strike at a Royal Mail delivery office In Grimsby, Lincolnshire, last Thursday.
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.
10 July 2018
Swansea postal workers ballot
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.
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.
08 May 2018
Plus strike ballot in Carlisle tyre factor, and Virgin Media sack call centre workers
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.
22 April 2018
Delegates at the CWU union conference have slammed the Tories for their racist treatment of Windrush Generation migrants.
17 April 2018
Plus: Pay walkout hits Waltham Forest school, Orion workers celebrate as they win all demands and Barnsley strikes against academy bosses
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
13 March 2018
Postal workers in Fife, Scotland, are considering a strike after bosses threatened to dock their pay
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
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
20 February 2018
Royal Mail workers in Leeds protested last Saturday against the closure of their delivery office
13 February 2018
Postal workers’ union leaders are set to hold meetings with reps in locations across Britain over the next few weeks.