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Post Office workers to strike

Workers at Crown post offices will today launch a fresh wave of strikes in an escalating row over jobs, pay and closures.

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Post Office workers could take prolonged strike action

Crown post office workers are prepared to take prolonged industrial action to defend jobs and win a fair pay rise, the deputy general secretary of the Communications Workers Union said today.

Dave Ward added:

This is the first time we have announced two days of strikes at the same time and the first time we have announced back-to-back days of strike action.

This is a company which made £94 million profit last year and paid out £15.4 million in bonuses to senior managers.

It's a clear case of double standards and trampling those at the bottom for the benefit of those at the top.

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