Unite has criticised Royal Mail for refusing to up a proposed pay increase, despite reporting a £608m profit in its latest results. The postal service said it could face regulator fines if the dispute escalates further. More than 4,800 Royal Mail employees are currently on a work to rule and an overtime ban as part of the ongoing dispute around a proposed 1.3% pay increase for the group’s managers, which the union’s members believe to be inadequate. The £608m figure […]
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