Kent postal workers to strike

Post, depot, Whitstable
Whitstable post depot Credit: ITV Meridian

Postal workers in Whitstable will go on strike today over plans to close their delivery office and move it to Canterbury.

They claim homeowners will have a longer trip into the city to pick up any undelivered mail.

Closing the Whitstable office is part or Royal Mail's £70 million plans to modernise services in Kent.

They say during a 6 month consultation period no objection was made to re-locating the Whitstable office and they don't expect it to have an impact on deliveries.


Postal workers to strike

Postal workers in Whitstable to walk out over plans to move their depot