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Not covering jobs during low season

3 and 6 month bonus Scum behaviour by Royal Mail

People getting paid more for being slow due to long term injury.

Long Term Sick - Maintaining Contact?

Positive covid test

Seasonal variation annual leave issue

LTB 202/24 - Your Voice in the Workplace - June 2024:Delivery 2.0 – previously known as ‘Blueprint’ or ‘Ringwood’ or even by some as 'The Snake!'

LTB 212/24 Seasonal Variation: Confirmation Of Summer Low Period 2024 & The Recording of Annual Leave in PSP (RMG/CWU Business Recovery, Transformation and Growth Agreement - Appendix 1)

The CWU has to be more vocal about this useless Board

Rejoining after Ill Health Retirement

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• Time off: annual holiday

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How does working for parcelforce as a courier compare to being a postie?

work to time

Sorting machines

LTB 299/23 - Parcelforce Peak Incentive Scheme (Unagreed)

Peak 23 Drop Incentive

Post Office

RMCtv : Parcelforce : Recent introduction of a 30-minute meal break-from 40

LTB 219/23 Section 5: Joint Statement Between Royal Mail Group and The CWU Covering the Deployment of Parcelforce Rural Parcel Volumes Into Royal Mail

Customs charge can any one help?

CWU Facebook video : National Officer Davie Robertson with a message to Parcelforce members ahead of the opening of the ballot this week.


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Did postal vote delays affect Scotland's election?

Royal Mail parent IDS' quarterly revenue rises on strong parcel demand

Post ‘left for days’ as buyer vows six-day Royal Mail service despite job cuts

Royal Mail trialling post by drone in Argyll and Bute

MPs hit back as Royal Mail axes all postal trains

Men appear in Ballymena court accused of Royal Mail offences

Royal Mail suitor to take on rivals with Amazon-style parcel lockers

The Telegraph: Royal Mail suitor to spend £800m and take on Amazon

Garden party for local postman in Wreningham near Norwich

Alnwick postman who raised thousands for charity presents a cheque for The Sir Bobby Robson Foundation

Labour must move quickly to stop Royal Mail's hasty sell-off to fast-buck foreign investor

Here’s what the Czech Sphinx is planning for Royal Mail

Share price.

No to a billionaire takeover - Renationalise Royal Mail!

Schroders Plc has adjusted their holdings in International Distribution Services PLC

Křetínský: 'We can help Royal Mail to finalise its transformation'

Royal Mail boss pledges to keep six day delivery service: 'Unconditional commitment!'

What’s happening to the Royal Mail share price after the recent bid?​

Royal Mail buyer Daniel Kretinsky vows to keep 6-day letter service

If I leave what happens to my shares ?

Two more charged with DPD driver's murder

Amazon workers in Coventry narrowly vote against historic union recognition deal

DHL changes parcel offer - for the protection of the delivery personnel

USPS - Postal worker dies after spending hours in mail truck on 35-degree day

Holsworthy woman spared jail for Yodel van raid

Chinese retail giant eyes bid for Evri

Brits are earning £7 billion a year through reselling online, Yodel reports

Ukrainian postwoman risks all to deliver hope in ravaged east

PostNL avoid a fine of over 20 million euros after acquittal in Belgium

French postal workers strike over increased election workload

Non payment of HP for this week

Dates for 2024?

Holiday pay after leaving RM

Holiday pay, (how much)

Holiday pay after leaving Royal Mail

LTB 107/23 - Joint Statement - Update on Systemisation & Backpay of Average Pay on Annual Leave (Holiday Pay) for LGV Drivers

LTB 106/23 - Joint Statement- Update On Systemisation & Backpay of Average Pay On Annual Leave (Holiday Pay) For Royal Mail Property & Facilities Solutions Limited (RMPFSL) Employees

LTB 086/23 - Average Pay on Annual Leave in Royal Mail Group (Holiday Pay) - Update

Overtime holiday pay ?

22/23 dates

Government to announce plan for Post Office Horizon compensation in July

The Horizon scandal shows how badly Britain is run

Seven things we learned from Ed Davey and Pat McFadden at Post Office inquiry

Ed Davey says Post Office lied to him and apologises to Alan Bates

Ed Davey apologises to subpostmasters whose lives were ruined in Horizon IT scandal saying he should have seen through 'Post Office's lies' and was wrong to turn down meeting with Alan Bates

Ex-Post Office minister says she felt utter shame over scandal

Post Office risked ‘management implosion’ if boss not retained – ex-chairman

Post Office risked ‘management implosion’ if boss not retained – ex-chairman

Post Office risked ‘management implosion’ if boss not retained – ex-chairman

Post Office boss Read 'stepping back' ahead of Horizon inquiry evidence


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