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Postal workers say they’re ready to strike

30 April 2019
Postal workers have said they could ballot for national strikes over management bullying and attacks on terms and conditions.

Big push in workplaces for anti-racist demonstrations

10 March 2019
Trade unionists are taking up the fight against racism and the far right.

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

Wythenshawe postal workers fight bullying

19 February 2019
Postal workers in Greater Manchester were set to strike on Friday of this week and Monday of next week in a fight over 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”.

Reports round-up—Free speech on Palestine

20 November 2018
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

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.

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

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.

Attacks on working conditions at Royal Mail

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.

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

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.

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.

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