Union to decide on Royal Mail strike ballot this week

Royal Mail

Royal Mail has called the threat of strike action by members of the Communications Workers Union (CWU) “harmful”, ahead of the union’s meeting this week to decide whether a ballot should be held. The union, which last month rejected the operator’s offer of an 8.6% increase in pay over three-years, will decide whether to hold a national strike ballot at a policy forum meeting in London on Wednesday and Thursday (31 July/1 August). The operator said in a statement: “[We […]