Posties vote to ‘boycott’ up to half of all letters: Items handled by third party firms will not be delivered

Britain could be hit by postal chaos ‘in the next few months’ after postmen yesterday voted to boycott up to half of all the letters posted every day.

Around one in two letters delivered through your letterbox are currently handled by one of Royal Mail’s privately owned rivals.

Royal Mail is only responsible for the ‘final mile’ of the delivery.

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