Unite has overturned a temporary injunction preventing it from picketing Eastham Oil Refinery at Ellesmere Port as part of its dispute with Suttons Tankers. Thirty drivers and fitters for Suttons Tankers, based at the refinery, have been on strike since the 19 January over proposed changes to their employment that the union claims would see their pay cut. Last month the refinery gained a temporary injunction preventing a picket at the entrance to the lorry park at the site but […]
Royal Mail has said it is “very disappointed” that managers have voted to take strike action due to a pay dispute.
The threat of industrial action at Gist has ended, with union Unite stating the argument over pay at a Hemel Hempstead DC run on behalf of Marks & Spencer has been resolved.
Royal Mail and the Communication Workers Union have made “significant progress” in avoiding stike action at the recently privatised business.