Royal Mail Strikes


Important information regarding Royal Mail strikes and services

You may be aware that the Communication Workers Union has announced that Royal Mail workers will strike for nine days in August, September, October and November. Strikes are planned on the following dates:


  • 26th August
  • 31st August
  • 8th September
  • 30th September
  • 1st October
  • 13th October
  • 20th October
  • 25th October 
  • 28th November

Further dates have also been announced by the CWU for functional strike action which impacts parts of their operation on the following:

  • Processing, Distribution, International, Collections, Admin: 3rd, 9th, 15th, 24th November and 1st December 2022
  • Delivery: 4th, 10th, 16th, 25th November and 2nd December 2022
    Network: 2nd, 8th, 14th, 23rd, 30th November 2022

While we are working closely with Royal Mail to minimise the impact this action will have on our customers, we do expect to experience some delays. It’s important to note that delays in the Royal Mail system won’t be limited to the strike dates. 

Please consider ordering your Tom's Studio products early to avoid delay.

The latest news from Royal Mail can be found here