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Post dispute

Postal workers gear up for battle against Royal Mail privatisation

14 September 2013
Thousands of CWU union reps meet to discuss national strike action

Furious postal workers strike in Coventry

27 August 2013
Post workers struck for one day at Coventry North delivery office on Tuesday of this week. 

Post Office workers strike against cuts

27 August 2013
Some 4,000 Crown Post Office (CPO) workers struck for two days over the bank holiday weekend last week against office closures, job cuts and pay freezes.

Portsmouth processing centre to take part in consultative ballot as 380 jobs are threatened

20 August 2013
Workers at Portsmouth processing centre are voting in a consultative ballot over plans to close it with the loss of 380 jobs.

Somerset post action spreads with coordinated strikes at Bridgwater and Weston-super-Mare

20 August 2013
Some 240 post workers struck at delivery offices in Bridgwater and Weston-Super-Mare in Somerset on Saturday of last week.

Bridgwater Postal workers escalate to three day strike

19 July 2013
Some 110 post workers walked out yesterday, Thursday, for three days in Bridgwater, Somerset.

Bridgwater post workers set to walk out for three days as dispute escalates

16 July 2013
The ongoing CWU dispute in Bridgwater, Somerset, was set to escalate as more than 100 workers were set to strike on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Unofficial postal strike victory in Peterborough shows the way to fight

16 July 2013
Postal workers in Peterborough have scored a crucial victory after an unofficial four-day strike forced bosses to lift the suspension of a delivery rep.

Postal workers in Peterborough walk out unofficially

05 July 2013
Some 170 postal workers in Peterborough have walked out unofficially after a union rep was suspended.

Postal workers oppose privatisation of Royal Mail

11 June 2013
Postal workers are holding workplace meetings to support their CWU union’s opposition to the privatisation of Royal Mail and below-inflation pay rises. 

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