STRIKING postal workers forced bosses to climb down over the suspension of two of their senior union reps yesterday.
The workers’ victory came after posties from nine Royal Mail offices across Milton Keynes and Luton staged an unofficial walkout.
At nearby South Midlands...
Wednesday 10th May 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Royal Mail staff walk out over suspension of senior union reps
Tuesday 9th May 2017
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Privatised firm wants staff on inferior contracts
Saturday 29th Apr 2017
Workers back immediate ballot if pension changes imposed
Wednesday 26th Apr 2017
POSTIES are at risk of accidents because Royal Mail is not providing them with suitable shoes, the Communication Workers Union conference heard yesterday.
The union overwhelmingly endorsed a call for new entrants to the workforce to be immediately provided with footwear “suitable...
POST and telecoms workers overwhelmingly rejected a proposal to open an academy school to “reintroduce trade unionism onto the curriculum” yesterday.
Delegates at the union’s annual conference warned that taking part in the controversial academies programme would...
Tuesday 25th Apr 2017
“DIVIDE AND RULE” tactics must be rejected as Britain exits the EU, the Communication Workers Union conference heard yesterday.
The union overwhelmingly endorsed a motion deploring the recent increase in hate crimes and calling for “decent jobs, homes and effective...
CWU issues grave warning to trade unionists amid general election fight
Monday 24th Apr 2017
by John Brown
posted by Morning Star in Features
A REQUIREMENT for abortions to be signed off by two doctors must be scrapped, post and telecoms workers demanded yesterday.
Existing abortion laws “need drastically changing” to support women’s rights, delegates at the CWU conference were told.