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. Today members voted to accept an offer which will see an increase in pay in excess of 9%, over the three years to 2016. Over 94% of staff agreed to the deal on a turnout of 57%. Royal Mail chief executive Moya Greene said: “I am pleased that our people have voted in […]
Reigate and Banstead Borough Council has avoided strike action after it agreed to revert back to former staff contracts.
Analysts have reacted cautiously to Royal Mail’s year end results, which saw the group’s turnover grow 2% year-on-year but annual profit fall by more than a third (37%).
The Unite union has threatened The Co-operative Group with nationwide industrial action over the transfer of 50-Midlands based drivers to Eddie Stobart.