Royal Mail will be opening 10 temporary sort centres for the third consecutive peak to help sort the forecast high volume of parcels. The carrier, which is preparing for its listing on the London Stock Exchange next week, is hoping to recruit 4,000 workers for facilities in Motherwell, Livingston, Heywood, Swindon, Leeds, Greenford, Peterborough, Northampton, Tamworth, and Llantrisant in south Wales. The sites are scheduled to open on a phased basis beginning 4 November and are being set up to […]
TNT Express UK has opened a 44,349ft² depot in Howden, East Riding, to serve customers in the North East.
The Communication Workers Union (CWU) has said a 24-hour strike at Royal Mail and Parcelforce will take place on Monday 4 November if an agreement is not reached over pay, job security, and terms and conditions.
Yodel drivers in Northern Ireland are no longer allowed to take their vans home after their shifts, in a move condemned by the GMB union, which said it increased the risk of cross contamination.