Tag Archives: Postal Strike

Bridgwater postie strike update

On Monday 19th August a Wob from Bristol went down to Bridgwater, Somerset to show support to the striking postal workers and to make a donation to the strike fund on behalf of the branch. The strike is holding firm … Continue reading

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Bridgwater post strike – picket report

This morning a few wobblies from Bristol travelled down to Bridgwater, Somerset to give support to striking postal workers and hand over a donation from members in our branch. This was the posties’ seventh day of strike action since late … Continue reading

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Bridgwater CWU Postal Strike – update and thanks

COMMUNICATION WORKERS UNION BRISTOL AND DISTRICT BRANCH BRIDGWATER DELIVERY OFFICE 7th August 2013 Bridgwater Royal Mail dispute: thank you from 110 strikers for your financial support and picket-line solidarity! Our next four days of strike action are this Saturday August … Continue reading

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Fishponds postal workers vote for strike

Taken from thePost RESIDENTS who live in Fishponds, Downend and Mangotsfield may see their post go undelivered after postal workers voted to strike. Staff at the Royal Mail delivery depot in Station Road, Fishponds voted for strike action yesterday, in … Continue reading

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Bridgwater Posties vote for strike action

Postal workers at Royal Mail’s Bridgwater depot ready to take strike action – from Western Daily Press Postal workers in a Somerset town have voted for strike action and more ballots look set to be held in other parts of … Continue reading

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South Bristol posties to continue with strike action

POSTAL workers at a South Bristol delivery office are planning further strikes in a dispute about their workloads and claims of bullying. Workers at the Mead Street depot in Bedminster held two 24-hour strikes in December because they claimed they … Continue reading

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Bristol postal workers strike for second day

Between 40-50 postmen and women took part in a picket outside the delivery depot on Mead Street, south Bristol this morning. Almost 100 staff at the site were taking part in a second 24-hour strike, following on from previous action … Continue reading

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Bristol IWW recent activity round up

It has been a busy couple of weeks for Bristol IWW. Today (Monday 10th December) half-a-dozen of us braved the cold and made an early morning trip to the South East Bristol Royal Mail Delivery Office, on Mead Street. This … Continue reading

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Support the Bristol Posties!

In the build up to the postal workers strike in Bristol on Monday 10th December, here are two pictures showing IWW solidarity for the previous dispute  in October 2009. We will be repeating our support for the striking postal workers … Continue reading

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