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 […]

Royal Mail postal workers to vote in strike ballot

Royal Mail postal workers to vote in strike ballot

According to BBC News, Royal Mail workers are to vote on whether to strike over pay and other issues linked to privatisation plans. The Communication Workers Union (CWU) said that a vote over future pay, and other aspects of the proposed sell-off, could lead to a strike by 10 October. This will be the first […]