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Strike action was 'necessary thing to do', says union

CWU reflect on settlement with IOM Post Office

A spokesperson from the union representing postmen and women on the Isle of Man says strike action is never the desired outcome, but sometimes it's a 'necessary thing to do'.

Steve Halliwell is postal executive at the Communication Workers' Union.

He made the comments following yesterday's news they had reached an agreement with the Isle of Man Post Office board over members' pay, and terms and conditions:

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