09 June 2015
The government plans to sell its remaining shares in Royal Mail.
12 May 2015
Private delivery company Whistl has issued redundancy notices to 2,000 workers after suspending its delivery service.
28 April 2015
Workers in the Communication Workers Union (CWU) debated anti-racism and the union’s relationship to the Labour Party at their general conference in Bournemouth last Sunday and Monday of this week.
21 April 2015
Dave Ward has won the election to become general secretary of the Communication Workers Union (CWU)
24 March 2015
Ballot papers for the CWU union general secretary election were mailed out to members this week.
06 January 2015
Dnata airport strike threat wins small pay rise | Unity statement against racist EDL in Dudley | Hundreds at vigil for Leelah Alcorn | Post Office strikes are off after talks | Love Activists cook up housing protest | Freedom Riders protest over cuts
16 December 2014
Post Office cash handlers struck for 24 hours on Friday of last week.
09 December 2014
Cash workers strike at Post Offices | Union takes break in biscuit dispute | Police stations staff could down tools | EDF workers’ action over sacked driver | Stop Ukip growing in Portsmouth | TV action set for the new year | Housing protests in Hackney and Haringey
04 November 2014
Some 2,000 Post Office workers are set to receive their strike ballot papers on Saturday of this week after pay talks broke down with bosses.
28 October 2014
Post workers in two offices walked out last week over allegations of unfair sacking of their colleagues.
17 June 2014
Crown Post Office workers voted to accept a pay deal which sees wages increase by 7.5 percent.
06 May 2014
The postal and finance and telecoms sectors in the CWU union both held their conferences in Bournemouth from Tuesday to Thursday of last week. The postal conference was the first since Royal Mail was privatised last year. It showed signs that workers already face serious problems.
29 April 2014
Some 800 workers attended the Communication Workers’ Union (CWU) annual conference in Bournemouth this week.
22 April 2014
The CWU union conference which begins on Sunday of this week will be the first since Royal Mail was privatised by the government.
18 February 2014
A post worker in Oxford has won his job back after workmates struck to demand his reinstatement.
11 February 2014
Post workers in the Communication Workers’ Union (CWU) have accepted an agreement reached with Royal Mail bosses.
04 February 2014
The membership ballot over whether to accept the agreement the CWU union has reached with Royal Mail was due to end on Wednesday of this week.
28 January 2014
Some 100 post workers in Torquay are set to be balloted for strikes after a colleague was sacked just before Christmas.
28 January 2014
CWU union members in Royal Mail are voting on a deal with bosses.
21 January 2014
CWU union members in Royal Mail were set to begin voting on the deal their union has reached with bosses as Socialist Worker went to press. The ballot had been due to start on Thursday of last week but was delayed.