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.
21 January 2014
Bus workers walk out in Weymouth | Vote for action on the DLR | Newsquest journalists start ballot | Shetland construction workers discuss offer | Tata Steel deal accepted in Scunthorpe | Sandwich workers could strike in Corby | National Gallery staff want living wage | Ballot for Romec workers | Resistance meeting in Donnington | Library protest called in Barnsley
14 January 2014
Some 90 post workers at Shirley delivery office in Southampton walked out of work on Wednesday of last week.
07 January 2014
CWU union reps were meeting across Britain to discuss the post-privatisation deal that the union negotiated with Royal Mail as Socialist Worker went to press.
17 December 2013
Communication Workers Union (CWU) reps were set to meet at a national briefing as Socialist Worker went to press to discuss a proposed agreement reached with Royal Mail.
03 December 2013
Post workers in Weston-Super-Mare in Somerset were set to strike on Thursday of this week.
29 November 2013
Some 100 workers at Crewe Delivery Office walked out of work this morning, Friday, on unofficial strike. The workers struck for three hours over allegations of bullying and harassment from management. They have since returned to work.
26 November 2013
Talks between Royal Mail and the CWU union were ongoing as Socialist Worker went to press.
21 November 2013
Thousands of workers in Crown Post Offices walked out of work yesterday, Wednesday, against office closures, job cuts and a pay freeze.
19 November 2013
Workers in the Post Office were set to walk out for the 13th time on Wednesday of this week.
12 November 2013
The CWU union was locked in talks with Royal Mail bosses last weekend to reach an agreement over pay and working conditions.