Royal Mail

Union makes concessions as talks begin with Royal Mail

The answer to a Royal Mail in the red is renationalisation not cuts

A CWU Rep  ·  14 July 2020

Threat of mass walkouts foils Royal Mail bosses’ sneak attack

Royal Mail's attempt to cut the postal service has been thwarted by the threat of walkouts.

A CWU Rep  ·  04 May 2020

Remember the dead – fight for the living!

As the coronavirus crisis rips through society, International Workers' Memorial Day on 28 April is more important than ever.

Andy Yorke  ·  27 April 2020

Our Lives are Worth More than Junk Mail!

While the ballot is on hold, postal workers’ health concerns have come to the fore as offices in Bridgewater and Alloa walk out

A CWU Rep  ·  31 March 2020

Postal workers smash reballot – but should the coronavirus crisis block action?

To the surprise of many, when CWU leaders Dave Ward and Terry Pullinger announced the ballot result to members on Facebook,[2] they said they would not set dates for a strike, explaining that “it’s not the right moment for us at this particular point to take industrial action”. Since then Terry has said “we’ve got no choice in the matter”, citing the “unprecedented circumstances” of the coronavirus crisis.

Pete Thompson  ·  20 March 2020

Royal Fail: postal workers get little coronavirus help from bosses

In the ballot result announcement on Tuesday, Dave Ward and Terry Pullinger reported on growing anger in the workforce against lack of management action to protect staff against coronavirus. Royal Mail have done little to provide gloves, hand sanitiser or sympathy despite the vulnerability of staff who work among the public every day.

A CWU Rep  ·  20 March 2020

CWU: Vote Yes and prepare to fight

What we do now will determine whether we have jobs and a postal service in the future – vote yes and prepare for the fight of our lives.

A CWU Rep  ·  03 March 2020

Royal Mail takes posties on a “journey” to downsize our jobs and conditions

Royal Mail's promises don't matter if they succeed in busting the union. That's where 120,000 postal workers come in

A CWU Rep  ·  03 March 2020

CWU – Organise the rank and file

Royal Mail is trying to break the union. Postal workers have to defend their jobs by whatever means necessary.

Pete Thompson  ·  04 February 2020

CWU: “Royal Mail have declared industrial war on this union”

Update: The CWU has announced a ballot for action between 3-17 March ROYAL MAIL bosses promised that if workers in the CWU postal union “delivered Christmas” without the planned strike, […]

A CWU Rep  ·  30 January 2020

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