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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.

Don’t let the bosses stop postal workers’ walkouts

28 January 2020
Workers at several Royal Mail workplaces are set to start ballots for local strikes after bosses pushed ahead with major attacks on jobs and working 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.

Royal Mail strikes could be in pipeline after union leader calls for fresh ballot

17 January 2020
The fight for the future of Royal Mail is heating up again after a union leader announced plans for another national strike ballot.

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

Reports round up: Test for bosses from Large Goods Vehicle examiners

17 December 2019
Test for bosses from Large Goods Vehicle examiners

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.

Letters—Labour Party’s retreat over Kashmir is a worrying sign

18 November 2019
I was enraged to hear that the Labour Party had declared the question of Kashmir to be a “bilateral issue” between India and Pakistan in which Labour will not interfere.

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.

Letters—EU can’t have cake and eat it on Brexit food standards

12 November 2019
The latest Brexit scare story is that a trade deal with the US will undermine food standards in Britain.

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.

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