Royal Mail managers have to do the rounds after worker action in Basingstoke

MANAGERS have had to go out and deliver the post after workers at the Royal Mail office in Basingstoke took action over “unrealistic workloads”.

About 200 staff from the delivery office in Priestley Road met with a representative from the Communication Workers Union (CWU) last Monday, and agreed to work to rule by coming in on time, taking their breaks and finishing on time.

As a result, some undelivered post has been brought back to the sorting office, and managers have had to go out to make sure that these items reach their destination.

Read more: Royal Mail managers have to do the rounds (From Basingstoke Gazette).