The Communication Workers Union (CWU) has pledged to take its fight to the courtroom after Royal Mail applied for a High Court injunction to prevent postal workers taking strike action later this month. Royal Mail said the CWU had failed to follow a legally binding dispute resolution procedure, making any strike action by its members illegal. It is an escalation in a long-running dispute over Royal Mail’s proposed new pension scheme and pay rates. It follows a CWU announcement last […]
Unite has criticised Royal Mail for refusing to up a proposed pay increase, despite reporting a £608m profit in its latest results.
Royal Mail’s planned privatisation will go ahead with the sale of shares through an initial public offering (IPO) this year, the government has revealed.