Jobs and pensions threat sparks walkout
Friday 21st Oct 2016
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
FRESH strike action at the Post Office is in the pipeline over pension changes that will cost workers thousands of pounds in retirement income, their union warned yesterday.
The Communications Workers Union (CWU) is set to announce industrial action next week after its executive has...
Thursday 13th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Ballot for industrial action gets massive stamp of approval with 83.2% Yes vote
Saturday 20th Aug 2016
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
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
POSTIES have condemned the “unacceptable” number of dog attacks as a report published today revealed that on average seven are attacked every day, a third happening on doorsteps.
The Royal Mail launched its annual Dog Awareness Week with a survey showing that one in four...
Monday 4th Jul 2016
JEREMY CORBYN was expected to receive a crucial vote of confidence from four of the country’s biggest unions last night.
The general secretaries of Labour-affiliated unions Unite, Unison, GMB and the CWU held talks over their response to the coup that has been launched against Mr...
Thursday 30th Jun 2016
Unions rally round under-fire Labour leader
Monday 27th Jun 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Unions warn cuts will lead to PO’s destruction
Wednesday 18th May 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain