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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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Video of ‘Resistance in an age of Austerity’ event online

On December 3rd, around 50 people attended a film & discussion night at the Cube Cinema, organised by Permanent Culture Now and Bristol Indymedia. A speaker from Bristol IWW joined others from Bristol Anti-Cuts Alliance, Anarchist Federation, Bristol Feminist Network, … 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 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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Bristol posties to strike over workload and harrassment

Royal Mail staff in south Bristol have set the date for their first strike in the run-up to Christmas. Workers at the Mead Street depot – which delivers to addresses in Brislington, St Anne’s Park, Knowle, Knowle West, Stockwood and … Continue reading

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IWW Victory! John Lewis Cleaners Win Pay Rise

Outsourced John Lewis cleaners have won an immediate and backdated 9% pay rise following their pledge of industrial action. The increase, backdated 5 months, takes their pay to £6.72 per hour at three central London sites, and £6.50 at one … Continue reading

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IWW cleaners at John Lewis to ballot for strike

From IWW.org.uk IWW To Ballot John Lewis Cleaners on Industrial Action in New Pay Dispute Today, Wednesday 14th November, the Industrial Workers of the World union (IWW) have notified cleaning company Integrated Cleaning Management of the intention to ballot cleaners … Continue reading

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IWW unionised John Lewis Cleaners in New Pay Dispute

From IWW.org.uk Today, Monday 12th November, the Industrial Workers of the World union (IWW) have lodged a fresh pay dispute on behalf of outsourced cleaners at John Lewis. This follows an IWW cleaners strike at John Lewis in Oxford Street … Continue reading

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Bristol Wobblies to join IWW bloc on October 20th union march in London

Wobblies from the Bristol branch will be joining others in the IWW bloc at the ‘March For A Future that Works’ march in London on Saturday. With a general strike back on the agenda, let’s reclaim our place at the … Continue reading

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