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 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 […]
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 […]
CWU reps are to decide next week if they should ballot Royal Mail workers on a national strike, in a move that will inevitably raise tensions at ongoing negotiations with the postal operator according to PrintWeek. See full story.