Average weekly earnings in the transport and storage sector appear to be rising faster than in the wider economy, new figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show. Published this week, the ONS figures suggest average weekly earnings in the transport and storage sector in November 2013 of £547 (including bonuses), up 2.6% on the figure a year earlier. That compares to an average in the wider economy of £475 a week, up 0.6% from the previous year. The […]
Royal Mail staff have accepted a deal with the Communication Workers Union to increase pay, job security and stability, ending the operator’s lengthy dispute with the union.
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