UK government rejects Royal Mail request to end Saturday deliveries
news.movim.eu / TheGuardian · 13:26
Company lobbied for removal of obligation, claiming six-day service is financially unsustainable
Royal Mail’s plan to stop delivering post on Saturdays has been blocked by the government in a blow to the company, which has claimed a six-day service is financially unsustainable.
The postal company had requested that the government change the universal service obligation (USO) – a condition of its privatisation in 2013.Continue reading...