by Terry Pullinger
Saturday 10th Dec 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
THOUSANDS of postal workers are to vote on strike action in a row over post office closures, job cuts and pensions, their union said yesterday.
The Communication Workers Union (CWU) said about 3,500 members in Crown post offices, supply depots and administration sites across Britain...
Wednesday 27th Jul 2016
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
POSTAL workers due to decide on strike action to save the Post Office deserve the fullest possible support from across the country.
While CWU members at the Post Office face a handful of specific threats — including the closure of directly managed “Crown” offices, job...
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
POSTAL workers rolled up to the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) in London yesterday to deliver a giant message: wish you were there for us.
The Communication Workers Union battle bus, which toured Britain this week before heading to the BIS building in Westminster,...
Saturday 23rd Jul 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
HUNDREDS of posties and telecoms engineers flocked to picket lines yesterday to stand with junior doctors against Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt’s attacks.
Communications union CWU sent two coachloads of delegates from its annual conference just down the road to the Royal...
Wednesday 27th Apr 2016
POSTAL WORKERS celebrated a sensational victory yesterday after a victimised worker was reinstated.
Communication Workers Union members at Bridgwater delivery office in Somerset went on unofficial strike in November in support of a colleague who had not been allowed back to work after...
Saturday 13th Feb 2016
Monday 21st Dec 2015
Next Monday is national Postal Workers Day – a chance to mark the vital role mail workers play in our communities
Monday 7th Dec 2015
Posties strike after underpaid staff brought in
Wednesday 28th Oct 2015
THE MUZZLES will be off this week as Paul O’Grady joins postal union activists in a bid to raise awareness of dog attacks, with eight postal workers being bitten every day.
As schools near their summer break, delivery workers are bracing themselves for a peak nipping season...
Monday 29th Jun 2015
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain