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1 June 2012 - 3:55pm
TNT Post starts bike-based postal delivery trial in West London
Mike Rigby, one of TNT Post's West London posties
Just a couple of years after Royal Mail started phasing out their fleet of bikes, private delivery company TNT Post has begun a trial delivering post to households in West London by bike.
24 April 2012 - 11:46am
Royal Mail says "you're fired" to cycling postie
Keep Posties Cycling protest letters being delivered to Royal Mail
A cycling postman - William Blight from Corfe Castle in Dorset - has lost his job because he refused to deliver mail without his bike.
29 March 2012 - 10:54am
Posties tell their stories about delivering by bike
Cartoon by David de Berker - Keep our Posties cycling
As part of CTC's campaign to keep posties cycling, we've been collecting the stories from postmen and women about their experiences and why they want to keep their bikes.
8 September 2010 - 2:08pm
CTC delivers hundreds of protest letters to Royal Mail HQ
Keep Posties Cycling
On the morning of Wednesday 8 September 2010, we delivered around 700 letters of protest from CTC members to Royal Mail's new Chief Executive, Moya Greene, asking her to reconsider the decision to remove cycles from the Royal Mail transport fleet.
20 June 2010 - 1:18pm
What impact would taking posties off bikes have?
Kevin hands over protest letters
As part of our campaign to keep posties on bikes, CTC has asked Royal Mail what impact they have assessed the programme to replace bikes with vans and trolleys will have.
 
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