post strikes 2009

Postal strike: update on Scotland

Postal workers have ended unofficial strike action in Dundee as staff elsewhere in Scotland stage the latest in a series of official stoppages.

More strikes at Royal Mail over job cuts

Workers at Royal Mail have started strikes following a disagreement over cuts to jobs and services. The strikes will run on selected days between 17 and 24 August and have already begun in Coventry, London, Leamington Spa, Nottingham and Stoke-on-Trent and will continue across the UK.

Royal Mail staff strike

More than 12,000 postal workers are on strike as of Friday in a row over jobs, pay and services.

Postal workers stage unofficial walkouts in Dalkeith, Scotland

"Unofficial and unlawful" strike action was taken by postal workers at Dalkeith Delivery Office last week, according to Royal Mail.

London postal workers strike set for Friday, other regions to be balloted

Postal workers gather during an unofficial strike.

Royal Mail is braced for further industrial unrest, with unions expected to ballot more regions for strike action as early as this week. It follows the vote last week by postal workers in London to stage a 24-hour walkout this Friday.