Our colleagues in BT are fighting for their jobs as we move towards an industrial action ballot. We have developed a simple tool for emailing your local MPs to support them. It would be fantastic to see our postal reps and members backing this campaign. Please click this link and within a minute or so you […]

Posted: 4th April 2021

2021 CWU North West Women of Today events – Recordings

If you missed any of  the 2021 CWU NW ‘Women of Today’ you can watch them by clicking on the links below: CWU NW WoT event – Mon 1.3.21 – YouTube A chance to hear from Peace Activist Professor Erinma Bell MBE who has had extensive experience with gun and gang crime. Erinma is the […]

Posted: 9th March 2021

Women of Today Events 2021 – Book Your Place Now!

The CWU Northwest Regional Women’s Lead and Equality Committee are running a number of live online events celebrating Women of Today and we would like to invite you to join us. To register email Monday 1st March, 6pm to 7pm  – Women in our communities A chance to hear from Peace Activist Professor Erinma […]

Posted: 17th February 2021

Report from the CWU North West 2021 Regional Annual General Meeting

  Over 50 delegates attended the online CWU North West Regional Annual General Meeting: Dave Kennedy, Regional Chair opened the meeting by paying tribute to all our representatives and branches – the collective strength and resilience of our Key Worker members and Reps, alongside our representative structures makes us the envy of the movement. The […]

Posted: 15th February 2021

CWU Members at the Santander Bootle Site blast bosses for teaming up with the S*n

The CWU has expressed its  disappointment at Santander’s decision to throw its weight behind a flagrantly self-seeking publicity campaign orchestrated by The S*n. It’s inexcusable that Santander didn’t realise the hurt and upset they would cause to their employees working on the Bootle site by teaming up with the S*n. Apologies don’t cut it. They […]

Posted: 14th January 2021


CWU RESPONSE TO COMPLAINTS ABOUT MAIL DELAYS Wednesday 13th January 2021 CWU Deputy General Secretary (Postal) Terry Pullinger said “Our members have done an absolutely incredible job throughout the pandemic to keep the UK connected. People across the country are making adjustments to their lives to account for the unprecedented times we live in. Postal […]

Posted: 14th January 2021

CWU Councillor carries motion supporting the campaign to save the Union Learning Fund

The CWU along with the TUC and other unions are campaigning to convince the government to consider the future of the Union Learning Fund and halt plans for its abolition. The government’s plans to cut the Union Learning Fund in England means hundreds of thousands of workers will miss out on skills and training. Please […]

Posted: 8th December 2020

Assurances sought for Bootle members amid Santander Operations transformation plan

Assurances sought for Bootle members amid Santander Operations transformation plan Image credit: JuliusKielaitis / Tuesday 3rd November 2020 The strongest possible representations are being made on behalf of 235 employees in Bootle who stand to be impacted by the Bank’s transformation plan for Santander Operations which proposes to automate and digitise  a number of […]

Posted: 4th November 2020

Sign our Petition and Support the Campaign to save the Union Learning Fund (ULF)

Campaign to save the Union Learning Fund (ULF) The CWU are working closely with the TUC and sister trade unions to kick-start a campaign highlighting the recklessness of the government’s decision to scrap the Union Learning Fund from March 20121 – with a view to them reversing the decision. The following steps are planned in […]

Posted: 19th October 2020

Wear Red Day – Show Racism The Red Card

Dear Colleague Each October Show Racism the Red Card holds its annual Wear Red Day! The 6th annual Wear Red Day takes place this Friday 16th October 2020. The CWU North West are actively encouraging branches, representatives and members to support this important event by downloading the WRD – NW Poster  take a pic – […]

Posted: 14th October 2020