23 October 2017
Workers are defiant despite Royal Mail bosses’ legal challenges to strikes, reports Nick Clark
12 October 2017
Royal Mail bosses won a court battle on Thursday to delay a postal workers’ strike. But the workers are determined to keep fighting—and say bosses’ action has only strengthened their resolve.
12 October 2017
Up to 100 post workers and supporters gathered outside the high court in central London on Thursday as Royal Mail bosses fought to stop a strike.
12 September 2017
Thousands of Royal Mail workers rallied outside their workplaces on Monday of this week at mass gate meetings across Britain.
15 August 2017
Postal workers in Royal Mail could soon walk out for their first national strike since 2009.
13 December 2016
Post Office workers were set to strike for five days from Monday of next week.
06 December 2016
Post Office workers struck across Britain today, Saturday—one of the busiest days of the year—in a fight against privatisation and job losses.
25 October 2016
Around 3,500 Post Office workers in the CWU union are set to strike on Monday of next week.
16 September 2016
Bosses want to close down more than 100 crown branches and outsource them to companies such as WHSmith. They also plan cuts to admin, supply chain and cash handling services.
24 August 2016
Postal workers in Wiltshire staged an unofficial walkout this morning, Wednesday, after bosses suspended a union rep.
23 August 2016
Post Office workers in the CWU union have voted by 83 percent for strikes over plans to slash jobs, services and pensions.
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.
10 December 2013
The CWU union has announced it has reached an agreement with Royal Mail after weeks of talks.
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.
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.
16 October 2013
Post workers' CWU union announces national ballot result and strike date
01 October 2013
Postal workers walked out over the last week to save post offices and defend workers in Burnley, Stanmore and Oxford
14 September 2013
Thousands of CWU union reps meet to discuss national strike action