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. It follows the result of a ballot of Royal Mail workers yesterday (16 October) which saw 78% of union members vote to strike, on a turnout of 63%. The CWU is also holding another ballot that it hopes will enable Royal Mail workers to […]
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