In­junc­tion­haltsstrike by Royal Mail work­ers

Yorkshire Post - - NEWS -

The Royal Mail has won an in­junc­tion pre­vent­ing next week’s 48-hour strike by postal work­ers.

Mem­bers of the Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Work­ers Union (CWU) were set to walk out from Oc­to­ber 19 af­ter vot­ing mas­sively in favour of in­dus­trial ac­tion in a long-run­ning row over pen­sions, pay and jobs. The strike would have been the first na­tional walk­out since Royal Mail was pri­va­tised four years ago. Mr Jus­tice Sup­per­stone granted the or­der at the High Court in Lon­don.

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