Mortons of Horncastle to Exhibit at SUPPLY Lincolnshire’s Accessing New Markets Event

Mortons of Horncastle to Exhibit at SUPPLY Lincolnshire’s Accessing New Markets Event

With one week left until SUPPLY Lincolnshire’s exclusive ‘Meet the Buyer’ event, it’s been announced that one of East Lindsey’s leading Large Enterprises is set to display on 8th October. Mortons of Horncastle – one of Lincolnshire’s leading printers and publishers – will be one of 30 businesses on-hand at SUPPLY Lincolnshire’s Accessing New Markets […]

Paper based communication – Get the facts

Paper based communication – Get the facts

There’s no doubt that digital communications are a useful and convenient tool for many consumers. However, independent figures show that for many, paper based communications help them manage their finances. Some people don’t have access to online services, or aren’t computer literate enough to use them. Others simply prefer paper. We are only asking that […]

Royal Mail workers’ strike cancelled

Royal Mail workers’ strike cancelled

A Royal Mail workers’ strike planned for Monday has been called off after progress was made in talks over pay and pensions. The Royal Mail and the Communication Workers Union (CWU) said they were committed to “finalising an agreement” by 13 November. The planned industrial action would have been the first national strike at Royal […]

Royal Mail workers to go on strike in November

Royal Mail workers to go on strike in November

Royal Mail workers have voted to go on national 24-hour strike on 4 November. The vote, which the Communication Workers Union (CWU) said was four-to-one in favour, would be the first national strike at Royal Mail in almost four years. It says it is holding the strike to protect workers’ terms and conditions at the […]

Labour plans last-ditch bid to halt Royal Mail sale

Labour plans last-ditch bid to halt Royal Mail sale

(Reuters) – The Labour party will seek to halt the privatisation of the Royal Mail postal service by calling a last-minute parliamentary debate on the issue, the party’s postal spokesman told Reuters on Tuesday. Earlier this month the Conservative-led coalition government notified markets of its intention to sell off a majority stake in the 497-year […]

Dragons would snarl at the Royal Mail sell-off

Dragons would snarl at the Royal Mail sell-off

The Observer’s Simon Goodley reports that Michael Fallon, the government’s chief salesman on the Royal Mail privatisation, previously worked for Duncan Bannatyne, the entrepreneur from television’s Dragons’ Den… If privatisation chief Michael Fallon pitched this investment to his ex-boss Duncan Bannatyne, he’d be seen off by the TV panel. So it’s acceptable to fantasise how […]